Atlantic City/Absecon N.J. is in the heart of Atlantic County which has a population of over 250,000 people. Statistics from a recent poll state that just 2% of individuals adhere to evangelical beliefs. This means that of the 250,00 people living in this county only 5,000 of them claim to be followers of Christ. Atlantic County has 21 Casinos and is at an all time high in crime, drug addiction, and human trafficking. Atlantic county needs Hope and that hope is found in Jesus. The vision for Grace Falls is to be a catalyst that leads people into a growing and life-changing relationship with Jesus Christ. We want to be the Church that loves and serves the community by both showing and sharing the Gospel
Under God's direction and with His leading, Buff & Cissy McNickle desire to plant a church called Grace Falls in Atlantic County located in the Atlantic City/Absecon NJ area in mid to late 2013.Buff has served as a Pastor for 20 years in churches ranging in size from 500 to 12,000. Buff knows this is going to be the most challenging and greatest adventure yet. He has been married to his beautiful wife for 6 years and they have 3 children: twin boys Jedidiah and Judah (3) and Arabella (2 months).
Grace Falls is a Kingdom project that needs Kingdom investors. We know that this assignment is bigger than anything we as a couple can accomplish on our own. We said yes to Go and we are confident that God will provide. We need partners to PRAY both for us and with us. We need partners to GO and join us whether for a weekend or a year. Lastly, we need people to GIVE financially. We know that in God's kingdom some are called to GO while others are called to SEND. Let us know how you would like to partner with us!