…truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me. -Matthew 25:40b
2017 Diocesan ECW Project
Kajo Keji, our partner diocese in South Sudan, has taken refuge in nearby Uganda because of the ongoing civil war. Temporary schools are set up and supplies are urgently needed. To assure the schools function, our diocesan goal is to raise $35,000. This will purchase books and other necessary supplies. Please send your gifts via check made out to Diocese of Bethlehem to:
333 Wyandotte St.
Bethlehem, PA 18015
Twin Valley Food Pantry
We are always collecting non-perishable food or funds to help support the Twin Valley Food pantry. Please bring your donations to the Church or check the church calendar if you’d like to help out at the next food distribution day at Connestoga Mennonite Church! The distribution day for October is Tuesday the 30th. Please come anytime between 3pm and 8pm if you’d like to help out.
Volunteer at Zerbe’s
Zerbe Nursing Center is looking for volunteers to help its residents. Interested in helping residents to play Bingo on Mondays and Fridays from 2pm-3pm? Willing to help serve birthday goodies the second Thursday of every month from 2pm-3pm? Can you come in whenever is convenient for you just to visit with or read to residents? Please call Cheryl or Ilsa at 717-445-8734.
Books for Berks
The Chaplain’s Office at Berks County is looking for donations of new or gently used faith-based books for the inmates’ library. If you are able to donate, please contact Chaplain Larry Mast at 610-208-4800 ext. 4376 or firstname.lastname@example.org.