O’Rourke Ministries

orourkeO’Rourke Ministries is a Youth to Youth Outreach of Cornerstone United Methodist Church.  It was established February 11, 2015 in memory of Dr. Sean Edward O’Rourke (1987 – 2014)

The ministry has conducted many activities, touching the lives of Youth and their families including, but not limited to:

  • Held a spring Barbecue Event in an under-served community in Newnan with games, food, bounce houses, snow cones, and lots of fellowship
  • Provided approximately 60 pairs of “Back to School” shoes to local families in need after gathering specific needs, sizes, etc, for the children of those families
  • New basketball goals were installed on the grounds of Cornerstone United Methodist Church for our Youth to enjoy
  • Delivered soccer balls to Honduran children during a mission trip
  • Financial help with a music ministry for under-served Youth who are interested in learning to play a musical instrument
  • Held a Thanksgiving festival in an under-served community in Newnan with bounce houses, games and fellowship – providing Thanksgiving meals to 50 families
  • Various food and toiletries distributions given to the local public schools for the families in need
  • Christmas gifts were provided to a needy family
  • The ministry has most recently partnered with Midwest Foodbank in Peachtree City, GA. O’Rourke Ministries will have ongoing monthly distributions of food to local families in need.