Mercy Ministry

In 2016 there are many opportunities for VPC members and regular attendees to participate in Mercy Ministry. We encourage you to consider becoming involved in at least one of the following areas. As we are reminded in the Book of James, our faith is shown by our deeds!

Below lists some of those opportunities with the contact person in parentheses:

Serving the Church Family

Meals Ministry (Susan Hamersky)
Visiting the elderly and homebound (Deacon Nathan Maack)
Greeting Church Visitors (Elder Dave McGuire)
Ushering, Setup (Steve Thomas)

Serving the Community

Hope of the Valley Rescue Mission (Deacon Nathan Maack)
Pregnancy Center Support (Mark Sidall)
Skidrow Ministry (Bill Egerdahl)
Christmas Collection (Deacon Jaime Garcia)
Nursing Home Ministry (Elder Dave McGuire)
Used Bible Collection (Deacon Jaime Garcia)

Deacon Update - November 2016
11/19 - Bruce Mateko Community Group to serve lunch at Hope of the Valley (HOV)
11/22 - Church collecting diapers for Hope of the Valley 11/6, 11/13, and 11/20. VPC to deliver to HOV by 11/22 for annual Thanksgiving fair.
12/10 - Alex Bryer / Bob Taylor Community Group to serve lunch at HOV
12/23 - Church to collect Christmas gifts for a client family of HOV. Details to follow. Collection likely 12/11 and 12/18
12/31 - Church to serve lunch at HOV. Targeted for those not in a community groups. First 20 to sign up over Age 12 to attend.

Serving at your side,
Your Deacons, Nathan Maack and Jaime Garcia