The Pentecost Project
Care Package for our Homeless Brothers & Sisters
As part of the New Beginnings Program, we were tasked to look at the ministry outreaches and opportunities to serve that we have envisioned in your future story. What is an event or an action we can take to sow the seeds for a later development in our Capacity Plan?
The idea is to begin to model for the congregation what it means to shift away from an inward focus to a model of seeking what God is calling us to do with the community. Pentecost was the empowerment of all believers to go out into the world to make a difference. A transforming congregation is always seeking to make a difference in their communities.
God calls the church to feed the hungry and help those who are in need (Isaiah 58:10). The Pentecost project begins the implementation of some of our goals in our future story specifically in reaching out and loving our neighbors and starting the journey in achieving authentic hospitality.
We will provide care packages for the growing homeless population in our neighborhood. Items may consist of reusable bags, toiletries, non-perishable food & drinks, warm socks, gloves, and blankets.
Our congregation will prepare the packages and work with local police departments to distribute them to those in need in our neighborhood. The packages will be distributed before Christmas day.
For more information please contact our pastor or members of the New Beginnings team.