Our Mission Outreach Committee has set a goal of 100 kits in order to give one to each veteran served by the Food Pantry during the month of November. The items in the picture were recommended by the director of the veterans program in Berea and bought at DOLLAR TREE (Total cost of $9.50)
TOOTHPASTE 7 oz
DEODORANT 2.25 OZ
SHAVING CREAM 6 oz
SHAMPOO/BODY WASH 15oz
WHITE SOCKS – – 2 PAIRS
Collections will start October 7th and continue through the end of the month. Our plan is to deliver the assembled kits to Berea Food Pantry by November 5th.
WE ARE A 5 FOR 5 CHURCH!
We participate in the Strengthen the Church, One Great Hour of Sharing, Neighbors in Need, Christmas Fund (Veterans of the Cross), and the Our Church’s Wider Mission offerings.
WE HAVE A FRIEND IN INDIA!
The Mission and Outreach Committee, through the Child Sponsorship Program, Global Ministries, sponsors Caroline Y, from the King’s Matriculation Higher Secondary School in Vellore, India. With our congregation maintaining this sponsorship, Caroline will continue her studies and escape a life of poverty.
CHILD SPONSORSHIP SIGN-UP
If you would like to sponsor Caroline for a month this year, a sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board in the Gathering Area. The cost is $30.
The Child Sponsorship Program is a part of Global Ministries, United Church of Christ and the Disciples of Christ (Christian) Churches.
MISSION AND OUTREACH COMMITTEE
“God is able to provide you with every blessing in abundance, so that by always having enough of everything, you may share abundantly in every good work.” 2 Corinthians 9:8