Is your heart drawn to serving the poor and oppressed right here in our own community or in the world beyond? Whatever your gifts, they’ll be welcome in these vital ministry areas.
Provides a secure, nurturing & loving environment for 60 children 2 to 5 years of age in Jamaica, Chesterville. The crèche operates with a structured curriculum catering for the whole child. The children are also taught behavioural, moral and ethical values. The children are given 2 cooked meals and a snack each day, Monday to Friday.
Facilitator: Heidi Wit (072 345 3744)
As goods are donated the Inkanyezi teachers hold a jumble sale for the community members of Jamaica. All proceeds go towards Inkanyezi. Members of the congregation are welcome to bring children’s clothing and any household goods. Please arrange any donations with Heidi so she can to take to Inkanyezi.
Change can Change
Money from this fund is used to meet immediate physical or pscho-social needs as they are identified in the community of Jamaica. Coppers and small change are welcome! Facilitator: Dawne Odendaal (082 824 9317)
God’s Patch Sandwiches, Jamaica
Keith Wicks & Brian Purchase faithfully collect sandwiches weekly donated by the children from Atholl Heights & Pitlochry Primary Schools as part of their “food for the needy” projects and take these down to Jamaica to be distributed to children in need. Keith Wicks (083 458 6810) & Brian Purchase (083 423 3231)
Kairos Prison Ministry
The Kairos team ministers to 42 prison inmates both male & female for a weekend using cookies, letters & place mats to enhance their ministry.
No facilitator, although we still encourage letter writing & cookie baking. Delivery to church or Shirl’s home