LOCATION: Business Leadership Building 170
This session with help you learn ways to serve your community. There are many opportunities to make a difference even for busy college students and professionals.
Pat Smith is the Director of Local Outreach and Director of Safety and Security at Denton Bible Church. As the Director of Local Outreach he leads efforts to build bridges with the community to meet physical needs and develop spiritual relationships. Pat oversees twelve ministries to include Vision Ministries, SWEAT Team, Mercy Heart and the Shiloh Field Community Garden—the largest community garden in the US. As Director of Safety and Security, Pat oversees protection of the main church campus and eight overseas locations around the world.
He is also the founder and past Executive Director for Serve Denton, a nonprofit organization that provides support for other nonprofits that open doors for people to become self-sufficient. Serve Denton accomplishes this mission by providing shared space, shared services and helps agencies share risk in collaborating with one another.