Social Justice and Outreach Team: (a pdf version can be downloaded below)
Your Social Justice and Outreach Team met in July via Zoom. We compiled the following agencies needing support for the remainder of the year. We have strived to continue with the traditional ones. But added local, grassroots agencies that will assist people acutely affected by the pandemic.
We acknowledge that it has been different donating to the Church and Outreach on a monthly basis. However, we have found ourselves new ways to connect and serve. We can still make our blue envelope Outreach donation work by:
We ask you to please think of the following words: Jesus said, "It is more blessed to give than receive.”
Instead of having a coffee or lunch out, think of giving that amount to make life better for those whose need we can hardly imagine.
Try thinking of our beautiful maple tree in front of the Church. We realise that every drop of water it absorbs will be dispersed out through its roots, branches, leaves into its crown so it continues to thrive. We can see that even a small amount from us can be used to support and nourish our needy community during these exceptional times.
We prayed, and discussed agencies needing our help, so the list below reflects those we will be supporting in the coming months:
On behalf of St Georges Social Justice and Outreach Team, we thank you for your continued support and prayers.