Save the date! Saturday, September 21 is the day to get involved in this year’s God’s Work, Our Hands day of service. “God’s work. Our hands.” Is an opportunity to celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) – one church, freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor. “God’s work. Our hands.” day of service provides us a chance to serve our neighbors in new ways and with new partners. It also provides an opportunity to gain new insights, to be renewed in faith and to gain fresh strength for serving in all our daily callings.
What can you do now? We are collecting food for the “All People’s Church” food pantry. Here is a list of items you can start bringing now. Canned vegetables, tuna, chunky soup, canned ravioli, hamburger/tuna helper, oatmeal, cereal, pancake mix, box potatoes, mac & cheese, rice, spaghetti, ramen noodles, cream of mushroom soup, canned fruit.
Lutheran World Relief Health Kits: Bath Towels, Sturdy Combs, Nail Clippers, Bar Soap
Elevate Inc. of Washington County (based out of Jackson)
Are in need of personal daily care items, in brand new condition, such as toothbrushes, tooth paste, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, soap, combs, brushes.
We’ll deliver all these items in September. Anything you can donate will help!