As darkness fell around Williamsburg Church of Christ on a Thursday in late December, the lights switched on and volunteers trickled in, readying the church for a fourth night hosting Community of Faith Mission.
A foyer containing the check-in and intake tables opened into a large room split by a wall of stacked chairs labeled "Sleeping Quarters, Men Only." Navy blue sleeping mats leaned against one side of the chair partition, ready for distribution at 8:15 p.m.
An overhead projector cast a blank blue screen on a wall nearby.
"I think we're going to stream some football for them tonight," said church minister Adam Davis.