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Please join us Sunday Feb 7th 2:00PM-4:00PM for our next FREE Drive-Thru Meal
Start your Christmas shopping early, find that perfect Birthday gift or just get something special for yourself!
And what's even better, Advent will receive 20% of all purchases!
Shop this link! Feb 1st thru 28th only!
(note: you must shop thru this link for Advent to receive the discount)
It's never been easier to change a life for the better. From Feb 1st thru Feb 28th, when you buy handmade gifts and home decor using the web link below, 20% of your purchase will be donated to Advent.
You'll do a world of good by supporting this Serrv & Earn fundraiser. I hope you'll shop and share my web link today: serrv.org?a=AdventSERRVFeb2021
Dedicating to fighting poverty through fair trade since 1949, Serrv International works with nearly 8,000 artisans and farmers in 24 countries to bring you the world's most beautiful handcrafts. #worldofgood
Thank you so much for your support!
✔ Fair wages
✔ Sustainable income
✔ Safe working conditions
**POSTPONED: DATE TBD**
We will have a party celebrating our recent graduates of the ELCA School of Lay Ministry following the 10:00AM Service
Please JOIN US to celebrate this momentous occasion and to congratulate our graduates!
Fueled by a heat wave and unfavorable winds, wildfires have erupted across California, Oregon, Washington and other western states. At least 20 people have died, hundreds of thousands of people are under evacuation orders and more than 3.5 million acres have burned across the three states. Some evacuees face the difficult decision of whether to stay in a shelter during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lutheran Disaster Response is engaging with at least three Lutheran social services agencies and five synods to assess the situation and determine the best ways to respond. We expect immediate needs may include food and other necessities, as well as emotional and spiritual care for those who have been traumatized.
Your gifts will support wildfire survivors. Gifts to "U.S. wildfires" will be used in full (100%) to assist those affected by wildfires, until the response is complete. Or make a gift to "Lutheran Disaster Response" so we can respond to disasters whenever and wherever they strike.
Please Donate now
This program puts nourishing food in the hands of school children to carry them through the weekend. Each bag of food costs $10 each week and provides two breakfasts, two lunches, and three dinners for a child, with some left over to share!
Please help us by donating these items to this great program.
Peanut Butter – 18 oz plastic
Saltines / Graham Crackers
Canned Beef Stew
Canned Pasta – Beefaroni, Ravioli
Canned Soup – 12-20 oz size
Hormel Complete Meals
Macaroni and Cheese
Fruit Cups – 4 pack
Granola Bars/Nutrition Bars
Instant Flavored Rice or Noodles
Instant Flavored Potatoes
Tuna or Chicken or Pulled Pork – 10 oz or smaller cans
Instant Oatmeal individual packets
Pudding Cups – 4 pack
The Mission of the Got Lunch program in the Jaffrey Rindge community is to ensure that all children always have access to a healthy meals.
The Got Lunch is a volunteer-run program and is funded through donations received from individuals, organizations and businesses in the community.
Recognizing that many children in the Jaffrey-Rindge school district are dependent on the healthy lunch program provided by the school to provide proper nutrition, but that no such program existed while school was in recess.
Please help Advent with some of our simple fund raisers. Many items make great gifts.We have;
All of these are self-serve in the Narthex
We have collection boxes in the Narthex for the
RINDGE FOOD PANTRY
and for LOCAL SERVICE MEN & WOMEN
You can drop off your items any Sunday
For a list of items that we are looking for please contact the church office.
Although Catch-up Sunday has passed it's never to late to "catch-up" in your offerings if you missed any.
There are additional Red envelopes in the Narthex and in the pews.
Please feel free to take one.
You can also help by praying for our church as we strive to "Catch up" in our giving.
Council Meeting is SUNDAY Dec 13th at 8:00 AM at Church in the Social Hall.
We have 1 opening for a Council Member for the remaining term 2020-2022 and 1 opening for the term 2021-2023.
Please contact Julie, Gloria or Evelyn if interested!
Did you know that by making purchases on Amazon that you can help donate to Advent?
Amazon will give us .5% of every eligible purchase.
Go to www.smile.amazon.com, Click on "Supporting" and search for Advent Lutheran Church. Make sure to pick the one here in Rindge
Then once you choose Advent, be sure to bookmark the web page.
Or use our unique charity link https://smile.amazon.com/ch/22-2508301
Always be sure to shop thru www.smile.amazon.com
Also please remember to update your Amazon app on your phone.
Go to Settings, then click on Amazon Smile and select Advent.. boom! you are done!
In this time of trial please remember to keep your offerings up to date.
You can mail your offering to the church office (address below)
Or you can now use Tithe.ly for online giving.
Click the link above.
To donate just click on "Create Account" then "Find a church" and select Advent Lutheran Church Rindge. Then you can just add a credit/debit card or bank account and go from there.
There's even an app!
If you have any questions, contact Gloria at email@example.com
WELCA is our Women's Group.
We normally meet on the 3rd Sunday of the Month.
Our next meeting is TBD
All women are welcome to join us.
Whether we live out our bold story of faith in the workplace, family home or community, our faith compels us to make a difference in the lives of others. It’s all about living out our baptismal call, about being a disciple of Christ. Are you bold?
Click here to read the latest issue:
Faith & Family
"I See God in the Garden"
Technology and the church
Listen. God is Calling.
You can also access past issues here.