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ECHO Hope Against Hunger (echonet.org) – any gift (money online) given to Echo before March 17th will be matched, doubled.
TUES MAR 28 – Check out the MISSION TENT at the Thrift Shop to learn more about Roser missions and to donate!
SAT APR 1 – ANCHOR HOUSE (Mission to Seafarers and SeaPort Manatee Community) – Annual Banquet at the Bradenton Country Club. We are so excited for this event and we hope that you will join us for our silent auction, dinner, and guest speaker @Steve Shenbaum. Founded by Steve Shenbaum in 1997, Bradenton based Game On Nation has become one of the most respected firms in communication, teamwork, character development, public speaking and leadership training. Some of Game On’s recent and long-term clients include Deloitte, NASCAR, Pittsburgh Pirates, 2019 USWNT World Cup Champions, Kentucky Basketball, Hilton, and Wounded Warrior Project. The silent auction will begin at 5:00 PM with dinner at 6:00 PM. Tickets are $60 per person, $550 per table (10 seats) or $280 per half table (5 seats). You can get your tickets HERE. Go to www.anchorhousemission.com to read more about this mission.
SAT APR 1 – THE SALVATION ARMY 3rd Annual Kids-2-Kamp Golf Tournament – 12:30 PM Shotgun Start at the IMG Academy Golf Club. Proceeds from the Kids-2-Kamp Golf Tournament will support The Salvation Army’s summer day camp for Manatee County residents. This camp will be an affordable summer child care alternative for parents and the camp will incorporate fun and educational activities and field trips. In addition, to align with the County’s grade level reading initiative, the camp will include a reading component. Both parents and kids will benefit from this new program. Go to give.salvationarmyflorida.org/event/kids-2-kamp-2023-bradenton to register or donate or call Kelly French at 941-757-5773.
SUN APR 16 – MISSION MOMENT with Solve Homes
MISSION BOARD MEETING – Anyone interested in missions is welcome–we would love to have you attend–10:30 AM in the classroom across the church office every month on the second Friday. Questions? Talk to Mike or Vanessa Oney or call the church office (941-778-0414).
(3/3) World Venture – Pray for the deaf students and the internship program and safety while operating machinery. Also pray for the Davis family, Joyce, Tony, Ivan, Mary and Sabrina
(3/1) YFC (Youth for Christ) teens in need of prayer are: Peter, Jake, Rebecca, Mike, Mark, Carlos, Devon, Justin, Jenia, Jordan, Tavaris, Jonathan, Mac, Dawn, Mary, Casey, Roger, Kymani, Rhett, Hannah, Summer, Teo, Taylen, Joseph, Grace, Alani, Ewan, Aaron, Alex, Aleese, Rick, Josh, and Garreth
REQUESTED SUPPORT / IMMEDIATE NEEDS – The Lord’s Lighthouse is in need of funds to help with rent and electric bills.
CONTACT: PO Box 6015, 5603 SR 674, Sun City Center FL 33571; 813-900-4339 or firstname.lastname@example.org
ROSER DISASTER RELIEF TEAM – Contact Matt (email@example.com) or call 941-778-0414 for the latest opportunities or to be called when a need arises.
PACK HOPE SEEDS every Tuesday from 9:00 AM – 11:30 AM at the Hope Lutheran Church 4635 26th St W Bradenton. Hope Seeds is a Christian charitable organization that provides seeds and agricultural support to missionaries and mission teams around the World. This mission empowers the hungry to grow nutritious food which helps heal broken families and communities. By supporting this mission with your donations you have the opportunity to not only share seed for gardens but also share seed for the Gospel. The seed is packaged in small zip-lock packets of ten varieties and species chosen for the climate and culture of the nation they are being sent to free of charge. Plant A Seed! Feed A Soul! Read more about Hope Seeds HERE.
GLOBAL SERVE NETWORK – Volunteer to help with the college students and/or provide pizza’s or food for meetings.
CONTACT: Jonathan and Robynn Bachman at 941-928-8685 or firstname.lastname@example.org
BRING ON THE MINISTRY need donations of water, blankets, socks and items for the homeless. Please place donations in the box in the Narthex.
SOLVE MATERNITY are in need of diapers, bottles, clothes for pregnant girls and baby needs. Please place donations in the box in the Narthex.
YOUTH FOR CHRIST – SUNCOAST – Anyone interested in going to YFC once a month to pray for them or to be willing and interested in listening to teens, distention centers, schools, please contact Mike Chaplinsky 941-747-4608 or mike@suncoastYFC.org