Campaign For Kids

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Lent is a time for intentional prayer, fasting, and almsgiving. Deepen your faith on the journey to the cross this year, by focusing your spirit life on kids.

 

Pray for Deaconess Emma Cantor and her work with women and children in the Philippines. Pray that our congregation commits $420 to be in covenant relationship with Deaconess Emma.  □Fast from fast food restaurants and/or caffeine.  □Give $5 or more to support her work with victims of prostitution and human trafficking.

Pray for adults in our congregation to go to Safe Sanctuaries Training on March 18, 9a-3p at FUMC Porterville, 344 E. Morton Ave. □Fast from sweets.  □Give $20 or more to sponsor an adult’s background check to be cleared to work with kids and vulnerable adults.

Pray for foster kids, their families, and the support programs of Koinonia Tehachapi.   □Fast from meat.  □Give $5 for writing supplies or $25 to support a child in the horse therapy program or up to $1000 for the Christmas Party to celebrate the work of foster families.

Pray for at-risk kids in Tehachapi Unified School District, their teachers, and Safe and Inclusive Schools efforts. □Fast from bread. □Give $20 to sponsor a student in an October field trip to Santa Monica where they will participate in Nothin’ But Sand Beach Clean-up. Cost to fund the transportation, lunch, and supplies is estimated at $1200.

Pray for a family in our congregation with kids at home or away at school.

Coming up
  • Office Closed April 23, 2018
  • TVY Night April 24, 2018 at 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
  • Worship - Mid-Week Vespers April 24, 2018 at 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Multipurpose Room
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