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FCC Celebrates A Year of Giving!

February 11, 2015 by  
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The following are ways in which we have reached out to the community and abroad in 2016 to fulfill our mission of communicating God’s love to all by reflecting Christ through good works:

2016 MISSIONS APPLE TREE

2 QUILTS FOR GRADUATES

10 QUILTS FOR SAFE HAVEN

6 QUILTS FOR FAMILY OF HOME DESTROYED BY FIRE

1 QUILT FOR SILENT AUCTION

3 QUILTS (1 FOR TEENAGER)

9 BABY QUILTS

8 PRAYER SHAWLS

5 BAPTISMAL BLANKETS

30+ MEALS FOR MEMBERS IN NEED

FOOD BARREL ITEMS FOR NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES

CARE PACKAGES SENT TO COLLEGE STUDENTS

VOLUNTEER HOURS AT FEEDING AMERICA

198 TOILETRY ITEMS FOR DEGAGE

238 TOILETRY ITEMS FOR MEL TROTTER

188 TOILETRY ITEMS FOR HEARTSIDE MINISTRIES

200+ TOILETRIES COLLECTED AT VBS FOR UCOM

60+ SHOE BOXES FILLED WITH PERSONAL CARE ITEMS FOR WOMEN IN SHELTER (COMBINED EFFORT WITH ANOTHER CHURCH) FROM TUESDAY AM BIBLE STUDY

4 BAGS OF SCHOOL SUPPLIES FOR LISA BROUWER, KENTWOOD TEACHER, COLLECTED AT TUESDAY AM BIBLE STUDY

$601 POP CANS FOR YOUTH MISSION

$1900 FOR 13 CAMP YOUTH SCHOLARSHIPS FROM GOLF OUTING

$218 TRICK-OR-TREAT FOR UNICEF

177 SUPPER PACKS FOR KIDS FOOD BASKET

117 EXTRA SUPPER PACKS FOR KIDS FOOD BASKET

20 PILLOWCASES MADE BY YOUTH GIVEN TO VETS

RAKING LEAVES FOR CHURCH MEMBERS BY YOUTH GROUPS

92 GIFTS GIVEN TO NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES FROM CHRISTMAS GIVING TREE

100+ LUMINARIES LINING ROCKFORD STREETS FOR COMMUNITY CHRISTMAS CAROLING

CHRISTMAS WORSHIP SERVICE AT PILGRIM MANOR – COMBINED CHOIRS

STUART LEITCH’S CONCERTS OPEN TO COMMUNITY

32 BIRTHDAY BAGS FOR NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES

13 CELL PHONES FOR ABUSED WOMEN

A WHEELCHAIR FOR HONDURAN BOY SUFFERING FROM CYSTIC FIBROSIS

51 NEW SCHOOL SUPPLY ITEMS FOR NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES

7465 OZ. BOTTLED WATER TO FLINT WATER CRISIS

$300 PRIZE MONEY FOR VETS BINGO

40 DOZEN COOKIES FOR VETS BINGO

15-2 LITER POP FOR VETS BINGO

$500 BIKE AND BUILD FOR HABITAT FOR HUMANITY (ROB DINE PROJECT)

$250 I UNDERSTAND – SUICIDE HEALING OUTREACH

$155 WATER FOR AFRICA FROM COMPRENEW ELECTRONIC COLLECTION

PILGRIM MANOR GALA GIFT BASKET

$500 PILGRIM MANOR GALA

$100 SOW HOPE GALA

$750 NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES FOR PASTORS SQUARE OFF GALA

$243 LOOSE CHANGE FOR HEARTSIDE MINISTRIES

$232 LOOSE CHANGE FOR SOW HOPE

$253 LOOSE CHANGE FOR COMPASSION INTERNATIONAL

$214 LOOSE CHANGE FOR TROPHIES OF GRACE

$221 LOOSE CHANGE FOR BEACH PICNIC BASKET

$334 JEWS FOR JESUS

$4,102 FOR RELAY FOR LIFE

$3,507 GIFTS TO THOSE IN NEED FROM PASTOR’S DISCRETIONARY FUND (THE $2,007 CHRISTMAS OFFERING HELPED TO FUND ABOVE)

$574 TO NEIGHBORS IN NEED

$770 ONE GREAT HOUR OF SHARING

$1,234 THANKSGIVING OFFERING FOR NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES

$2,919 TO NORTH KENT COMMUNITY SERVICES

$911 TO ACCESS OF WEST MICHIGAN

$1,368 TO COMPASSION INTERNATIONAL FOR THREE ADOPTED CHILDREN

$729 TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

$4,672 TO OUR CHURCH’S WIDER MISSION

$729 TO SERVANT’S CENTER

$1,313 TO UNITED CHURCH OUTREACH MINISTRIES

$729 TO VETERANS OF THE CROSS

$729 TO UCC STRENGTHEN THE CHURCH

 

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