Love Your Neighbor Actions
When the Covid lock-down hit, First Church organized weekly
Love Your Neighbor Actions to safely reach out and do good i
n the world. We continue to rally around creative and simple actions
we can do to care for our neighbors.
Below are a few examples of what we’ve done:
Decorate Trees to Thank Front line workers –
Red hearts and ribbons wrapped the church trees to show our gratitude.
Baked Goods for Middlesex Hospital Staff –
Delivered bags full of homemade baked goods for ER and
Hospital staff working long hours.
Cards for Nursing Homes –
Made and delivered cards of encouragement, appreciation and good wishes to Nursing Home staff and residents.
Food Pantry Donations –
Collected food for the Madison Food Pantry.
Baked Goods for Lay Caring Meals -
Contributed delicious homemade desserts to the meals our Caring Ministry brings to people.
Gratitude for Grocery Workers –
Provided snacks and thank you posters for grocery store break rooms.
Fans for IRIS –
Collected fans to help recent immigrants and refugees stay cool in the summer.