Loch Raven United Methodist
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
An open, dynamic and multicultural community of faith

Missions

  
Our Mission Statement:

We are Christians engaged in ministry to our community, the nation, and the world.

Upcoming and Ongoing Mission Opportunities:
To help better serve food-starved individuals in our community, we will be
collecting specific, non-perishable food items monthly for the Assistance
Center of Towson Churches (ACTC) as well as supporting Manna House
and Essex UMC.

ACTC Collection for February 2017
During this February, donations are needed for ACTC of potatoes, either
canned or boxed
.
Please place food items in collection boxes outside Fellowship Hall.
They are also in need of plastic grocery bags. Bags may be dropped off at 120 W.
Pennsylvania Avenue, Monday-Friday from 10:00-3:00.

Thank you for your support.

Manna House Breakfast Club:
Feb. 18, May 6, July 15 and Oct. 14 (If you would like to volunteer to help
prepare or serve breakfast, contact Linda Cole: 410-666-5222. Collection
of hotel-size toiletries for Essex UMC. There is a box for the items on the
hospitality desk. This is an on-going collection.

The Board of Childcare
We have been asked to donate cookies for the girls and boys who live
on the Board of Child Care campus. A box will be placed in Fellowship
Hall if you would like to help. Store bought cookies are preferred. Some
of the children have food allergies and the staff can check the ingredients
in store bought cookies. Please bring them from Feb. 5th thru Feb. 26th.
Cash to purchase cookies will also be accepted.
 
Sandwich making for Essex UMC:
3rd or 4th Tuesday of every month. See home page for current dates.

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Please scroll down for a list of the various organizations we will be
assisting
each month
. Also look for additional information in the
church bulletin and the Spire.
      

Missions Committee
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            Thanks for your support!

 

The missions committee also sponsors the following monthly activities supported by members of the congregation through their gifts, service, and prayers.

*  Ongoing support for Essex UMC:
    (collection of hotel-sized toiletries)

 January
  • Items for ACTC
February
  • Items for ACTC
  • Manna House B-fast Club
  • Blanket Sunday
March
  • Items for ACTC
April
  • Items for ACTC
May
  • Items for ACTC
  • Manna House B-fast Club
June
  • Items for ACTC
July
  • Items for ACTC
  • Manna House B-fast Club
September
  • Items for ACTC
October
  • Items for ACTC
  • Manna House B-fast Club
November
  • Items for ACTC
  • ACTC Monetary collection for Thanksgiving baskets
  • Samaritan's Purse
      (
    Shoebox Ministry
    )
December
  • Items for ACTC
  • Abbottston Elem. School (Angels program)