“God’s Work. Our Hands.” Sunday

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“God’s Work. Our Hands.” Sunday is September 13.

  • Rally Day kicks off another great year of Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. in the sanctuary! 
  • We will have one worship service at 10:30 a.m.
  • After worship, a quick lunch will be provided in the Parish Hall.
  • Then we will settle in for an afternoon of using Our Hands for God’s Work. Social Ministry has a number of varying activities; there’s an activity for you no matter your age or skill level!
  • At 3 p.m. we will come together to celebrate our accomplishments with an ice cream social!

Activities are available for your choice:

  1. Stuffing and decorating 20 Stuffed Elephants for Lutheran Services of the Carolinas foster children. Some minimal hand-sewing is required.
  2. Stuffing Blessing Bags with toiletries and other necessities to place in your car to give to homeless people when you encounter them.
  3. Distributing bags for a CRO food drive on September 6. Collecting filled bags from the Mt. Holly neighborhoods on Sunday, September 13. Some trucks and lots of energy required.
  4. Weighing and shelving the collected food items for the CRO. We’ll have the shelves filled and ready for distribution when the CRO opens on Monday.
  5. Trash and debris pick-up on some main streets in Mt. Holly, one square block including Main, West Central, Hawthorne and West Catawba streets.
  6. Building blueberry boxes at the Mt. Holly Community Garden. A couple of cordless drills and manpower needed. All materials are provided.
  7. Baking cookies at church for area service agencies.

Sign up sheets are available for you to choose the activity you want to do.  See Judy Suttenfield to sign-up for questions!