Go therefore and make disciples of all nations

Matthew 28:19

As a church, we are committed to encouraging and supporting people who are called by God to carry out the Great Commission – locally, nationally, and internationally.
Living Hope Community Church is blessed to partner with and support several missionaries around the world. Each doing amazing work for the Glory of God.

Active Local Missionaries

Peoria Rescue Ministries

South Side Mission

Established in 1955, Peoria Rescue Ministries is made up of several local missionaries to support the community in various stages of life.
- Rescue Mission: A gospel-centered homeless shelter for men.
- Victory Acres: A long term adult men's recovery program designed to teach them to consistently walk with Christ.
- The Barnabas Center: A biblical counseling center.
- The Women's Pregnancy Center: A pro-life ministry existing for the purpose of presenting the love and gospel of Jesus.
- The Esther House: A long-term program that provides a Bible-based opportunity for women who have experienced hardship.
The South Side Mission exists to serve all those in the 61605 zip code in Peoria, IL. The mission now cares for over 15,000 people each year through youth ministry, homeless shelter, food pantry, outreach and career training ministries.