Services

COMMUNITY URBAN RENEWAL ENTERPRISES [C.U.R.E.]
The following departments provide the related programs and services through MAI Urban Life Center:

Metro Emergency Need Department
[counsel, advocacy and assistance when available for unemployed, under-employed and other individuals in crisis]

Community Assistance and Advocacy Services

  • [Summer Urban Community Fests / Annual Back to School Fest / Neighborhood Improvement Projects]
  • Non-professional Advisory Sessions
  • Professional Counseling Referrals
  • Job Skills Training
  • Christian Legal Aid Referrals


EDUCATIONAL & LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT
Current programs and services:

Metro Practical Living & Community Assistance Workshops
[Marriage, Family, Finances, Job Training, Health & Fitness, etc.]

English as a Second Language [ESL]

Barbara T. DeClue Scholarship
[First Semester Undergraduate Students Only]

Metro Continuing Education Grants
[when funds are available]

FORTHCOMING:

Urban Center Academy
[Pre-K through 12th Grade College Preparatory Christian School]

Urban Center Institute
[College for the development of Urban World Christian Leaders & Other Professionals]


METRO ARTS & PRODUCTION SERVICES [M.A.P.]
The following programs and services are provided at designated MAI events:

  • Audio Production
  • Video Production
  • Graphic Production
  • Music Publishing


METRO PREGNANCY RESOURCE SERVICES
A Christian, faith-based pro-life iniative, established in honor of the sanctity of life and to foster the preservation of healthy families in the urban world. 

  • Pregnancy Tests
  • Confidential Support
  • Community Referrals
  • Educational Information


USA/INTERNATIONAL MINISTRIES
The following services are available through this auxilliary of MAI:

USA Itinerant Ministry

  • Believers' Edification Services
  • Soul Winning Outreaches
  • Praise & Worship Leadership
  • Leadership Development & Training
  • Ministerial and Pastoral Training for Denominational, Inter-denominational & Non-denominational Settings
  • Local & Multiple Church (convention) Services, Conferences, Seminars, Workshops, Symposiums
  • Elementary, Junior High, High School, Colleges, Universities
  • Halfway Houses, Jails, Prisons, Tent, Television, etc.

International Ministry
[same as USA Itinerant Ministry]

  • Leadership, Church, Para-Church Development & Strategic Planning Consultations
  • Construction, Maintenance, Repair, Renovations, Manual Labor, Medical Assistance Teams, Sports Clinics
  • Children's & Teen Ministry


URBAN REGENTS COALITION [U.R.C.]
The following programs/services have been hosted:

  • Bridges to Peace
  • Christian Leadership & Community Forums with the Mayor of St. Louis
  • Christian Leadership & Community General & Primary Election Forums
  • Christian Community Economic & Urban Development Forum


METRO ARTS MINISTRY GUILD [A.M.G.]
Currently providing pastoral oversight for christian owners of christian arts ministries


BUSINESSES UNITED IN LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT [B.U.I.L.D.]
FORTHCOMING