Ways to Begin Serving Today
1 Peter 4:10 says, "Based on the gift each one has received, use it to serve others, as good managers of the varied grace of God." The key word is each one. Each and every church member. Below is a list of a few ways you can join in the mission of Second. This list is updated weekly, so keep checking in!
2PC Volunteer Opportunities
Christmas Eve Service Greeters
We have a wonderful hospitality ministry for many members using their gifts to greet guests and members before the Christmas Eve services., at 5:30pm, 8:00pm and 11:00pm. Pleae contact Kim at 454-0034 or .
December 2nd – 20th - These bags will be benefit Calvary Rescue Mission, Memphis Union Mission and Moriah House- Fill a Ziploc with a toiletry items for men or women, including: toothbrushes, toothpaste, deodorant, soap, anti-bacterial wipes, sanitary items, shampoo, lotions and razors. Drop off filled bags at church. For more information call Natasha at 901-454-0034 or email@example.com
The Plus-1 program, a partnership between MIFA and MLGW, provides another way to help under-resourced people in our city during the winter. This program allows MLGW customers to voluntarily add $1 or more to their monthly utility bills. These funds are transferred directly to MIFA to assist families in crisis who are in danger of a shut-off. CLick Here to sign up https://service.mlgw.org/serviceforms/plus1/plus1.php
Neighborhood Christian Center - Christmas Baskets
Help assemble Christmas baskets (4148 Delp off of Raines) Dec. 14th, from 8:00am - 11:00am
Volunteer to prepare food baskets. This has become an annual tradition for families around the city to volunteer for this event. With your help NCC will provide food baskets to more than 10,000 families at Christmas time. Contact Pam Cox at 901-881-6013 or www.ncclife.org
2PC Toy Collection benefits several ministry partners – Donate new unwrapped toys beginning Dec 2nd – Dec 19th. Your donation of a toy is a way to allow parents with limited resources to give their children at least one toy for Christmas. We need your generous support to help put a smile on the faces of children in need from ages to 0-12 this Christmas. Collection barrels will be placed around the church. Toys will be distributed to ministry partners by December 23rd. Contact Natasha at 901-454-0034 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
Neighborhood Christian Center - Adopt-A-Family Program
The Adopt-A-Family program offers a Christmas blessing to families in need who are participants in NCC programs. NCC matches families in need with individuals or groups for the Christmas holidays to provide new clothes and toys to those who otherwise would not be able to celebrate in this way. An application for sponsor registration is needed. Contact Pam Cox at 901-881-6013 for more information www.ncclife.org.
Ongoing Donation Needs
REP, Berclair, and SuCasa are always in need of uniforms of all sizes for their clients. Pants, shirts, skirts, rompers, blue jackets and sweaters are all needed and may be used or new. All donations can be dropped off anytime at the church.
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