A huge thank you to all the participants in our ‘Mission Possible’ project. God has lead you all in using the money you were given to bless someone else. May we all go out and be examples of Christ’s love & grace in our corner of the world.
Here is a short summary of some of the groups & individuals that received a gift and an example of God’s love;
Ronald McDonald House – received a cash donation to help in their ongoing work of providing housing for families with children being treated at Sick Children’s Hospital in Toronto.
Grove Park Home – one special resident who resides in the nursing home received visits and love.
Vacation Bible School – door to door flyers were handed out inviting children to come to our VBS and offering Bibles to families.
Youth Haven – this Youth Centre in Barrie received a gift of groceries.
Thornton Community Food Bank – an original amount of money was multiplied by hosting a Senior’s tea garden at the Barrie Fair and the proceeds were donated to the Food Bank.
Busby Centre – this centre for the homeless in Barrie received a gift of much needed hygiene and clothing supplies for their patrons.
Angus Food Bank – received bags of food items for their ongoing needs.
Mission Trip – a young woman received support to help fund a Mission trip to Nicaragua.
Vacation Bible School – a data-base was set up to keep in contact with our VBS children and invite the families to other activities and services.
Habitat for Humanity – received a cash donation in support of their quest to help provide housing to local families.
Barrie Pregnancy & Resource Centre – a young single mom received a ‘baby gift package’ of items she will need for her expectant twin girls along with the promise that ‘Jesus loves her’.
‘In everything I did, I showed you that by this kind of hard work we must help the weak, remembering the words the Lord Jesus himself said; ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’ Acts 20:35