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Local Missions Overview

What a privilege it is to labor to make much of Jesus and bring hope to the South Shore with the gospel!  God has called SSBC to “make disciples” on the South Shore, which makes every SSBC member a missionary to the South Shore.  As John Piper says, “missions exists because worship doesn’t.”  And so we long to see more people on the South Shore worship Jesus Christ.

In view of our mission, we want to lovingly engage and share the gospel with the people of the South Shore. Our Local missions team exists to help SSBC accomplish three goals…

Equip.  We seek to equip SSBC to engage and evangelize the people of the South Shore.

Mobilize.  We seek to mobilize SSBC members in their towns to gather for prayer, fellowship, brainstorming, and planning towards more effective outreach.

Build Relationships.  We seek ways to build strong relationships with the surrounding community, beginning with the town of Hingham.


GraceWorks is a Local Missions outreach of South Shore Baptist Church.

Mission Statement
In response to God’s lavish grace in our lives through Christ,
GraceWorks will mobilize SSBC Growth Groups and individuals
to love our neighbors,care for the needy,and glorify God through practical acts of service.

Click here to see the GraceWorks Brochure

Opportunities to Serve

Interested in serving together with others and meeting the needs of families with special needs? Learn about our new respite program for families called rEcess. We will offer a monthly program for families where we will care for their children to provide parents an afternoon “off.”  See the attached fact sheet to learn more and how to enroll as a volunteer.

NEXT rEcess TRAINING is Sunday, April 2, from 12:00-2:00 pm in Room 21.  RSVP to 

Interested in serving locally through GraceWorks?

  • For more information contact Louise Villani at
  • Sign up to receive emails from GraceWorks, to stay informed about upcoming service projects!
    Choose “GraceWorks” from the subscription list on our email sign up form.

 Children’s Bible Project

You can help GraceWorks purchase Children’s Bibles (in English and Spanish) for homeless children housed in the Weymouth area. Bibles are $14/piece. You can give cash or write checks made out to “The Heritage House.” You can bring your donation to Ginny at the book table on Sunday mornings. We hope to purchase 100 more!


578 Main Street, Hingham, MA 02043, (781) 749-2592

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