Women Of Peace

 




 Women of Peace                               By Carole Benson

 As the Women of Peace, we will join  together to support  our  congregation, community, and all of God’s children.


Women’s Breakfast –

Sunmist Restaurant – 9 AM Saturday, March 25th.

 A new Schwann’s campaign will be starting soon!! The profits will benefit the Gambia Project. Watch for details in the bulletin and in the Tidings.

February 19th – Sunday – 3 to 5 PM – Feed my Starving Children event –This event was cancelled, but will be rescheduled at their Schaumburg facility later in the year. Thank you to everyone who signed up.

 March – It’s time to “drop your drawers” at church again! During March, we will be collecting underwear and socks to be donated to World Relief in Wheaton. Not sure of sizes? Donate in your size as the need for these items knows no gender or age group.

 May 14th – Sunday – Special Offering to benefit women’s and children’s programs in honor of our mother’s, grandmother’s, and the special women in our lives.

 April/May – Kitchen cleaning – It’s a dirty job, but somebody has to do it!! We will be cleaning the kitchen and organizing cabinets. More info. To follow.

 June 24th – Saturday - Day at the Park –All women are invited to Cricket Creek Forest Preserve on Fullerton Avenue for a day of Bible study, games and fellowship. Bring a sack lunch – beverages will be provided.

 July 27th – Christmas in July at Alden’s – In memory of our own Pauline Rossberg, we will once again celebrate with the residents of Alden Supportive Living. We will need small gifts (unwrapped) to give away as prizes. Please leave in the Women’s ministry cabinet in the library.

 Upcoming events:

August – School Supplies for Lincoln School.

September 15th and 16th – Rummage Sale

October 15th – Women’s Thankoffering Service

December – Christmas at Alden’s

 Our next meeting will be Sunday, March12th , 2017 at 9:30 AM.