Lent Food Collection
As part of your spiritual discipline for Lent we invite you to help us collect food for our very own local food bank, North Helpline. Over the five weeks of Lent please consider bringing to church some food that we will collect in the bin in the narthex (church lobby) and deliver to the food bank.
Most Needed Items: Protein (canned tuna, chicken, beans, peanut butter),Canned Fruits and Vegetables, 100% Fruit Juices, Grains (pasta, rice, macaroni),Condiments (ketchup, mustard, light salad dressings) , Meals in a can (canned stews, chili),Soups (beef stew, chili, chicken noodle,), Multigrain Cereal (Cheerios, Cornflakes, Grapenuts, Raisin Bran) Please watch for expiration dates. Food items ‘use by’ or ‘best if sold by’ date should not be expired.
Mid-Week Lent services: Special offerings
This season of Lent we will have five extra options for you to participant in the Lenten disciple of “almsgiving.” Each Thursday at our Lent soup supper and worship service we will be collecting offering to go to the following recipients:
March 13 = Ailanga school in Tanzania
March 20 = Youth Habitat for Humanity summer trip with Faith Lutheran
March 27 = The Hunger Intervention Project (HIP)
April 3 = Lake City After School Program
April 10 = North Helpline Food bank
Thank you for your ongoing support.