Our Mission

“To touch people and change lives by reaching  their needs in a real and tangible way…”

Community Outreach


BWM helps people in the community who are going through various difficulties in their lives. Our A.R.K.S. Team (Acts of Random Kindness & Service) assists people in emergency or crisis situations through:

Food, Clothing, Electricity, Gasoline, Housing

Various outreaches such as coat drive, blanket drive, food for the homeless, etc.

Annual outreaches include:

  • Thanksgiving Outreach – We are one of many ministries in Polk County that join together for the Community Thanksgiving Outreach to provide meals for more than 5000 people in our community.
  • Policemen’s Outreach – Volunteers prepare and deliver Thanksgiving Dinner for our local police officers.
  • Firemen’s Outreach – Volunteers prepare and deliver Christmas Eve Dinner for our local firemen.
  • Christmas Outreach – We “adopt” local families and provide Christmas gifts for the children.
  • School Holiday Relief Outreach – During Christmas holidays, we help provide food to children who normally get breakfast and lunch at school.
  • US Military Outreach – In the Spring, we collect items to send to our soldiers who are serving around the world.
  • Christmas in July – Our volunteers offer a program of songs and gifts to local assisted living facility.
  • Community Service – We join with other ministries to support their mission.


World Outreach

Sponsorship of two children in Uganda, James & Stella, for more than 15 years

Sponsorship of missionaries & ministries in Germany, Haiti, Honduras, and Nicaragua

Additional giving to ministries who organize assistance with building churches, digging wells, providing food, donating clothing, etc. to less fortunate countries

For I was naked and you clothed Me; I was sick and you visited me; I was in prison and you came to Me….inasmuch as you did it to one of the least of these My brethren, you did it to Me.” ~Matthew 25:36,40

To make a tax deductible gift to “Brigette Wagner Ministries/Step by Step”, click on PayPal below or mail gift to: PO Box 2232, Winter Haven, FL  33883-2232: