November:

  • Harvest Home – Collect items and funds to support the St. Mary’s Shelter in Phoenixville
  • Thanksgiving Service – Collection for Ministerium “Traveler’s Fund”
  • Scouting for Food – Support Scouts in their food collection for the local food pantry
  • Thankoffering Service – Special Collection for the hungry
  • Gift Card Collection – Youth Group donates gift cards to give to the food pantry for teen/tweens
  • Quilt Sunday – Quilts made by members throughout the year given to those in need around the world
  • Afghans made by members throughout the year given to residents of Laurel House

February:

  • Food (non-perishable) for the Daily Bread/Jerusalem Lutheran Food Pantry Soup Kitchen
  • Serve lunch to over 120 people in need in Norristown

Helping Others

April:

  • Easter Basket Collection – Collect items and assemble baskets for Jerusalem Food Pantry kids
  • WELCA Turkey Dinner – Proceeds go to support African Missionaries

October:

  • Cub Scout Spaghetti Dinner – provide support to local Scout pack
  • Leaf Raking – Youth work together to rake yards of local residents in need of assistance
  • Clothing Drive –Items are given to the Adventist Community for distribution to the needy

March:

  • Community Lenten Service – Offering given to Ministerium Traveler’s Fund
  • Buck-A-Chick – Donations given to provide animals to families in developing countries

January:

  • Baby Shower for Jesus – Collect baby items for “Genesis Pregnancy Center” in Pottstown

May:

  • Clothing Drive –Items are given to the Adventist Community for distribution to the needy

​Every Month:

December:

  • Christmas Gift Collection – Donated items given to children who reside at Silver Springs Martin Luther School
  • Mitten Tree – Items collected and given to the residents of Silver Springs-Martin Luther School
  • “Hearts’ Desire” – Collection to purchase Christmas gifts for residents of Artman Home
  • Toiletries Collection – items packaged and given to residents of Eagleville Rehabilitation Center

September:

  • School Supply Drive – Items collected are given to the local food pantry

June/July/August:

  • Mission Trips – Youth participate in 2 – 4 mission trips across the country supporting the needy
  • Vacation Bible School – Open to all local families – Offerings/donations given to local charities

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