One Great Hour of Sharing Offering ~ Sunday, March 22
Our Stewardship Committee (Cathy Boeset, Jane Buck – chairperson, Cathy Evers, Shelly Hatfield, Marlene Hunt, and Deb Strunk) invite each member of the congregation to prayerfully consider giving to this annual offering by the United Church of Christ. The offering will be taken on Sunday, March 22.
Here is some information about this important offering of our denomination:
One Great Hour of Sharing, as part of Our Churches Wider Mission, is the special mission offering of the United Church of Christ that carries God’s message of love and hope to people in crisis. The UCC works with international partners to provide sources of clean water, food, education and health care, small business micro-credit, advocacy and resettlement for refugees and displaced persons, and emergency relief and rehabilitation. OGHS also supports domestic and international ministries for disaster preparedness and response.