Outreach Ministries

Salvation Army Food Pantry collection will be Sunday, December 16th.   Suggested donations: Christmas Fixins’.  Put your donations in the shopping cart in the back   of the sanctuary.

Laundry Love Ministry ~ Monday, December 17th, at 4:15 p.m.  at Southland Cleaning Village, 355 S. Main Street in Marion.  We are also in need of laundry detergent.  We can always use more volunteers!

Neighborhood Supper will be held Friday, December 21st, at 5:15 p.m.   You are also encouraged to come in early to fellowship with the participants.  This month’s meal will be turkey & dressing, mashed potatoes & gravy, peas, peaches, cookies, and beverages.  The following items are needed: canned turkey, boxed dressing mix, turkey gravy, canned peas, canned peaches, cookies, punch or punch mix, styrofoam 10 oz. cups, small bowls, and dinner plates.  Please bring your donations to the church kitchen by December 19th.  Thank you!

The personal care item we’ll offer diners at the Neighborhood Supper this month are Deodorants.  Please leave donations in the basket in the back of the sanctuary.

Community Breakfast will be on Saturday, December 22nd, from 8:30 – 10:30 a.m.  This community outreach is sponsored by the Men’s Prayer Breakfast group and the UMW’s SKI group.  This breakfast is free and open to all (donations will be accepted). This will be a wonderful opportunity to get involved and support this effort to reach out into our community and build relationships with our neighbors and be fulfilled in sharing the love and grace of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  Come one, come all to help, support or just have breakfast   and fellowship. If you have questions, talk to anyone from the Men’s Prayer group or SKI group or specifically Pastor Thérèse, Richard Wallace, Bill Bess or Sue Bess.  Hope to see you there.

Collecting magazines for our troops. We will be collecting one month old men’s magazines of all kinds that are appropriate to send to our troops.  A basket is in the library to put your magazines in.  Please contact Lynne Baer with any questions.  If you would like to purchase a magazine subscription or you have a subscription you no longer want to receive, you can have the subscription sent directly to: Magazines for Troops, PO Box 909, Lakeside, MT 59922

RECYCLING for Love Inc ~ We will be collecting plastic bags for recycling and giving them to Love Inc. They will distribute them to partnering groups in need of them – such as food pantries, Leapin’ Outreach and so on.  There will be a bin in the foyer in which you    can place your plastic bags and when it’s full we will deliver them to Love Inc.