The Mission Committee will be starting the 2023 Brown Street Academy Christmas project
next Sunday. Gift bags with instructions will be available starting November 5. This year we
will be purchasing the class of 3rd grade students new winter jackets. Sign up to give a child
in need a much appreciated Christmas gift and warm your heart with the spirit of the season.
The Mission Committee is collecting gift cards from Target or Walmart in the amounts of $10-$15 or $25 to be given as Christmas gifts for teenagers.🎄
Sussex Food Pantry is in need of canned chicken, canned tuna, canned vegetables (peas, carrots, mixed canned beans) Chunky/Progresso soup, Hamburger Helper, potato sides, rice sides, pasta sides, jello pudding, pancake mix, syrup, juice, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, bar soup, tooth paste, tooth brushes, deodorant, baby wipes and toilet paper
Remember to rid your pockets of those noisy, heavy coins you have been carrying in your pockets, we have a container for your convenience on the coffee table in the Fellowship Hall. The coins benefit St. Paul’s Mission Fund.
St. Paul's has an ongoing program supporting a classroom at Brown Street Academy. Over the year's St Paul's has donated school supplies, snacks, Christmas gifts, coats, and summer learning tools for the students. In 2021 St Paul's donated a classroom air conditioners to keep the classroom comfortable for learning.
St. Paul's is providing volunteers the 3rd Saturday of each month to help shoppers at the Sussex Food Pantry. A sign up sheet can be found in the fellowship hall.
The congregation collects and donates items to Cooperating Churches of Sussex are sponsoring Operation Backpack 2022. Family's in the area can apply for a backpack full of school supplies .
Thanks to everyone who helped us with the Souper Bowl of Caring Challenge. St. Paul's collected OVER 560 SOUP ITEMS AND $270 in cash donations which was donated to Okoa Toto
Volunteers knitters and crocheters meet Friday mornings at 9 am work to work on craft projects that are donated to many groups/charities.
Feed My Starving Children is a Christian non-profit organization that coordinates the packaging and distribution of food to people in developing nations. Founded in 1987, it has reached out to more than 70 countries.
Throughout the year St. Paul's along with UCC congregations across the county take a special offering for Neighbors in Need, OCWM, Christmas Fund and more.
Church volunteers help with collecting and sorting food donations at the Germantown Post Office. The Food Drive benefits the St. Boniface Food Pantry.
Thanks to everyone who donated sleeping bags, blankets and pillows for the homeless.
Donations from our Christmas Giving Tree provide a young family with gift cards and presents for 4 children and their newborn who arrived early. Your heartfelt donations were very graciously received!
St Paul's does a variety of collections for veterans including collecting jackets and home goods which were donated to homeless vets and the ongoing collection of travel size toiletries and snacks to be sent to those currently serving overseas.
Collecting change as part of our military tribute in May
Each year St Paul's participates in Operation Christmas Child Shoeboxes! The mission of Samaritan's Purse project Operation Christmas Child is to reach out to world children who are affected by war, poverty, disease, natural disasters and to children living on Native American reservations. our sharing of the shoebox gifts demonstrates God's love in a tangible way.