God's Work. Our Hands.

We need your help!!

The week of September 13-19 is God’s Work Our Hands service week!!

As a part of that effort, we are collecting items to fill backpacks and ditty bags for those who are homeless on our downtown streets and for the Seafarer’s Ministry, to be distributed to sailors in our port far from home at Christmas time.

Here are the lists:

Donations for inside Seafarer’s Ditty Bags:

  • full size bar of soap
  • wash cloth, toothbrush
  • toothpaste
  • small notebook
  • pen
  • two razors
  • sturdy comb
  • travel size shampoo, conditioner, and lotion
  • sewing kit


For the backpacks for the homeless:

  • gallon ziplocks,
  • chap sticks,
  • tissues,
  • toothbrushes and toothpaste
  • comb
  • soap
  • small shampoos
  • trail mix/granola bars
  • gum
  • band aids
  • mouthwash
  • coins
  • wet wipes
  • socks
  • rain poncho
  • and other items you think would be helpful.

There will be boxes set up in the Narthex at church to drop these items off. Thank you!!!