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2‐year‐ olds through 5th Graders, who wonder about God and creation, grow together in spirituality through Bible stories, music, and prayer.
6th ‐ 12th Graders who aspire to put the fire of God in their hearts so it spreads to their relationships with friends and family.
Committed Christians of all ages and backgrounds who grow and transform together with Biblical relevance, radical love and servant ministry.
God has blessed us with so much. It is our joy to be able to spread those blessings to others at all times of year, but especially during the Christmas season. Consider making a donation to the following organizations this year and spread some Christmas Joy.
"Everyone should give whatever they have decided in their heart. They shouldn’t give with hesitation or because of pressure. God loves a cheerful giver." 2 Corinthians 9:7
Drop off donations at the Christmas Giving Center located near the nursery. If you'd like to make a monetary donation, please click the below button and select which organization you'd like to support.
Help us feed students who are normally on a subsidized lunch plan over the holiday breaks. Each Lovepac is designed to help feed 1 Student a breakfast, a lunch, and a snack for each of day of the week-long holiday. Stop by the Christmas Giving Center by the nursery and pick up your box to fill. The following items are to be included in each Lovepacs Box. A student will receive two of these boxes for Christmas.
Please do not vary from this list as equity is important.
Please do not seal the box as other items will be added prior to delivery.
We would love you to add a "Have a great Holiday" or "You are loved!" card - handmade is great! (Cards need to refrain from religious content).
Helpful hints for packing:
Christian Community Action’s (CCA) provides toys to more than 2000 children each year. Choose a tag from the CCA Giving Tree at the Christmas Giving Center, purchase the gift, then return the unwrapped gift and tag to the tree by Dec 11.
CLICK HEREto see more ways to volunteer with CCA this Christmas season.
Any donations received after Dec 11 will be given to those in need throughout the year.
In an effort to support our troops, we would like to support any of our congregation and their families that are serving in the military. The Military Support Ministry will send care packages on a regular basis. We will be sending Christmas Care Packages and need your donations. Drop off donations to the designated table in the Connection Center by November 18. Then join us in room 292 on December 4 from 6:30-7:30 to help pack the boxes. Contact Kelly Jones at firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
If you have family members or friends you would like to be supported, download the form to fill out or contact Kelly Jones by email at email@example.com or by phone at 972-978-3359. Also contact Kelly if you would like to serve in this worthwhile ministry.
Many in our community are in need of warm clothing this winter. Help fill this need by generously giving new or lightly used warm coats, hats and gloves to the Salvation Army “Share the Warmth" coat drive. Help the United Methodist Men of Trietsch provide coats, gloves and hats to Salvation Army. All sizes needed for men, women, boys and girls. Help keep others warm this winter while warming your heart as well. Deliver to the Christmas Giving Center by the nursery.
What's Needed by Dec 14:
On Dec. 16 give a pint to save three lives. Carter BloodCare will be in the Ministry Center 8:30 am - 12:30pm. Register in advance in the Connection Center or just show up. This is a great opportunity to give the gift of life this Christmas.
The winter season in Texas often brings unexpected rain, sleet, and snow. Help us prepare the kids at Hedrick Elementary for the cold season by donating rain coats, ponchos, and umbrellas for those with the most need. There will be a collection bin located in the Christmas Giving Center by the nursery throughout Advent where you can drop off new rain gear for our local kiddos.