From the Outreach Committee Chairperson, Judy Shaffer

Bingo at NSOV Update…The Outreach Committee would like to thank everyone who assisted with the Bingo at Niles Shepherd of the Valley on Wednesday, October 24.  The residents thoroughly enjoyed themselves and loved our costumes!

 

Thanksgiving Food Baskets…The Outreach Committee will again be giving out Thanksgiving Food Baskets.  If you know of someone in need of a Thanksgiving Food Basket, please call the church office to get signed up as soon as possible (before Sunday, November 4).  The Outreach Committee is asking for monetary donations to purchase turkeys and grocery shopping lists are posted on the Outreach Bulletin Board.  We will also need 30 brown grocery bags, if you happen to have any you would like to donate.  Please turn in your monetary and grocery donations no later than Sunday, November 11.  Please make your checks payable to Living Lord Lutheran Church and mark “Food Baskets” in the memo portion.  You may put your check in the offering plate or mail it to the church office.  Distribution of the Thanksgiving Food Baskets will be on Friday, November 16, from 9:00 am until noon.  If you have any questions, please contact Judy Shaffer.

 

Angel Tree…We can help make Christmas a special time for area children.  Our Angel Tree will be up on Sunday, December 9.  Stop by the tree, choose an angel, sign them out, and have fun shopping!  We will have 20 children to buy for.  All gifts must be returned UNWRAPPED by Sunday, December 16, with the angel tag attached.  If you have any questions, please contact Tootie Rogers.  If you are unable to be in church on December 3 and would like to participate, please call Tootie and she will mail you an angel.

 

NSOV Christmas Party…The Outreach Committee will be hosting the annual Christmas Party at Niles Shepherd of the Valley on Thursday, December 12, 2018, beginning at 12:00 pm.  We will be collecting new gifts for this event.  Also, we will need Christmas gift bags.  Some gift suggestions are new gloves, hat, and scarf sets, lotion sets, jewelry sets, and gift sets.  If you would like to donate money, we will do the shopping for you.  Place your check, made payable to Living Lord Lutheran Church with the notation “NSOV Christmas Party” in the memo portion, in the offering plate or mail it to the church office.  Please place your items in the basket under the bulletin board.  If you have any questions, please contact Judy Shaffer.