From the Outreach Committee Chairperson, Judy Shaffer

Bingo at NSOV Update…The Outreach Committee would like to thank everyone who donated to and/or assisted with the Bingo at Niles Shepherd of the Valley on October 23.  The residents thoroughly enjoyed themselves.


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.  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 10.  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 22, 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 8.  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 15, with the angel tag attached.  If you have any questions, please contact Tootie Rogers.  If you are unable to be in church on December 8 and would like to participate, please call Tootie and she will mail you an angel.


Christmas Caroling…Council would like to have the choir and congregation members engage in Christmas caroling.  Before we decide where we will be caroling and on what date, we would like to see how many are interested.  Please see the sign-up sheet on the main bulletin board or speak with Judy Shaffer.