Posts Tagged ‘service’

Peanut Butter & Jelly Drive

Summer is laughter, fun and relaxation. But for 1 in 7 of our neighbors in Portland and Vancouver, it’s a time of food insecurity. During the summer some kids miss 2 meals a day. Let’s change that! YOU can make a difference by partnering with 104.5 WAY-FM, Pietro’s Pizza and Gresham Ford for the Peanut Butter and Jelly Drive, benefiting the Clark County Food Bank and SnowCap Community Charities. Just 1 jar creates 14 meals, lots of nutrition, and most… … Continue reading

Valerie’s Favorite Bible Story Sums Up Why I Love Compassion International

Little arms wrapped around my waist as I heard the words, “This is Valerie.” I looked down to see the cutest 5 year old girl with the fluffiest ponytail I’ve ever seen. Although she seemed nervous she had the biggest smile all over her face! This was a special moment I will will never forget. I was meeting my brand new sponsor child in the Dominican Republic through Compassion International named Valerie. We spent the next… … Continue reading

A Very Messy Christmas: He Still Wants Us

Turns out, you can’t change a baby’s diaper from ten feet away. I tried. I was a new dad, had never changed a diaper in my life, and had a serious gag reflex. I loved our little boy, but… that’s disgusting. I didn’t want to see the dirty diaper or smell it or touch it. Gross. It would have been easy to steer clear of the whole process, save for one thing: I loved my… … Continue reading

How To Really Celebrate Christmas in August

We all love Christmas and some of us wish it could be Christmas every day! Well that’s a pretty big ask BUT we can bring Christmas a little early! This Saturday you can join 88.1 WAY-FM at Tallahassee Heights United Methodist Church for the 2015 Operation Christmas Child Kick Off Party!! It’s going to be all of your favorite parts of Christmas in August! 1. Giving What do you get the person who has everything… … Continue reading

This Is What Living Service Out Looks Like

We had SO much fun working in the hot sun with some of the best volunteers we’ve ever met! They showed up and didn’t stop until the project was done. The Boys and Girls Club of Bay County looked like a totally different place after we were done working! Check out all of the fun we had!   … Continue reading

This Is What Living Service Out Looks Like

  We had SO much fun working in the hot sun with some of the best volunteers we’ve ever met! They showed up and didn’t stop until the project was done. We practically gutted the entire house and now the contractors can start from scratch as they rebuild a home for these 3 very special sisters. Check out all of the fun we have during Live Service Out! And if you’re looking for other great… … Continue reading

5 Quotes Guaranteed to Impact Your Perspective On Service

Service is an essential part of Christianity. Yes, we are saved by grace alone, but Christ calls us to put our love into action. These quotes from 5 godly men will inspire and challenge you to Live (service) Out! “One of the principal rules of religion is, to lose no occasion of serving God. And, since he is invisible to our eyes, we are to serve him in our neighbour; which he receives as if… … Continue reading

5 Quotes Guaranteed to Impact Your Perspective On Service

Service is an essential part of Christianity. Yes, we are saved by grace alone, but Christ calls us to put our love into action. These quotes from 5 godly men will inspire and challenge you to Live (service) Out! “One of the principal rules of religion is, to lose no occasion of serving God. And, since he is invisible to our eyes, we are to serve him in our neighbour; which he receives as if… … Continue reading