Assume goodness and good intentions in others, and act toward them in light of that goodness
“adopt” a person or family in need, as we did with H. make it personal.
Give to others
Share life at Bible study
Speak truth to power
Stand up for hope, for love by being there for those who feel unloved and unwelcomed
Help more homeless
Help a homeless family
Help those with medical problems
I will look the homeless in the eye instead of averting my eyes because I’m uncomfortable. I will give
them my time and start a conversation.
Share the love each and every day, step out of comfort zone to do so.
Rise up in Love
Give time to Community Care Center
Give money to Community Care Center
Greet newcomers and kids
Take more quiet time with God.
Love beyond my introversion.
Donate to Food Bank
I will be intentional about reaching out to others in our church community to listen and understand
No one personally criticizes another during church council meetings
Youth group to make or collect hats/mittens for those in need/homeless
Talk to more people I don’t know in church.
Dear God, I ask for you to give me patience and an open heart this year and always so that I may serve
your church and do your will as you designed me for. Give me grace, Lord to be the Christian you want
me to be. Amen.
Wish all, welcome all to this – our church!
Show more love and respect towards one another.
Be more forgiving.
Host a “Feed-in” for those who are homeless 6 times a year
Multiple potlucks for church members
Faith community’s preparedness
The reason I joined the Church was about the outreach to organizations to use the building and the
other ways community is supported.
Continue to support our homeless population with warmth, food and love.
Defy Trump and republicans at every turn
Visit sick and convalescing persons.
Be a better caretaker of someone with Alzheimer’s. Please!
Instigate conversations with people we don’t know
Stand up together to resist those in power who would bring us harm, loss, pain, and who would take it
all if they can. Be heard together. Do not “fall in line.”
To think about my son at all times. Do everything I can for him and his well being
To see God in others so that we recognize Him in those we help
Visit my neighbors
Join caring friends
Thank you for my husband and children
More efforts for the food bank and the Other Bank by individuals and the church
Try to be more like Jesus
Put God in every day. See God in everyone.
Establish stronger ties with community governances – city, council, legislative, etc- to advocate for
We could make bags of food or personal hygiene items to give to homeless people we meet on the
We could make special space (Chapel/Fireside) available to legislative folks as a “safe space” where
they could enjoy coffee, snacks, availability of the sanctuary for prayer – for designated hours,
publicized, and hosted by volunteers- let’s take advantage of our unique location and practice
I love the services
Worship with Muslim groups, African American churches
Find homes for the homeless
Help at the food bank
Each Sunday get to know one more
Follow up with families displaced by evictions to help remove obstacles to gaining shelter
Feed the poor
Put a box in the narthex or some location for people to drop their free samples, hotel shampoos, etc
water bottles etc so a group (possibly youth) can bag them each month and then parishoner’s can take
them. This is multigenerational activity and provides and avenue for service
Listen within open heart
Soup kitchen – volunteer work
Try to reach out further in our quest to help the disadvantages and displaced
Talk and listen to each other in more respectful ways during business, council and specific church
Start each day with idea of how to make someone else’s life better/happier
Show unconditional love to those we expect will never return it or even acknowledge it