Discover Ways to Better Connect with Our Local Communities
Sunday, Feb. 28th from 3:00 – 5:00 pm
Jonesboro UMC (407 W. Main Street, Sanford)
Transformational Worship with Mike Ward as our special guest speaker:
Inspirational guest speaker Mike Ward (former NC Superintendent of Public Instruction) will help us celebrate the many ways congregations are making a difference in our local communities, as well as help us identify additional ways to serve locally for systemic impact.
Inspirational Music with the Genesis Praise Team:
Life-Changing Outreach with food in-gathering for Fairway District food pantries:
Celebrate our Fairway District local missional connectivity at our upcoming gathering! Our food in-gathering will benefit up to 15 district food pantries. Food pantries are asked to apply at http://fairwaydistrictnc.org/fairway-district-missions-response-rally-application-food-pantries/.
Local churches are encouraged to bring specific non-perishable food items by county in order to have well-balanced diversity as we benefit the pantries selected to receive:
Harnett, Wake & Richmond = canned meats, cereal, powdered milk
Chatham & Lee = canned vegetables, canned fruits, peanut butter, snack crackers
Moore & Montgomery = spaghetti, rice, pasta, dried beans, granola/cereal bars
Meaningful Fellowship with hot dogs provided by Fairway District UMM!
Informative Learning Opportunities with 6 breakout sessions, featuring district leadership sharing “best practices,” “tools for success” and “how to” information, as well as networking opportunities:
- Community Gardening
- Going to the Principal’s Office
- Community Awareness
- Clothing Closets
- Appreciation & Community Involvement
- Building Literacy Skills/Summer & Track-Out Options
For more information about this exciting Fairway District gathering, see
“Fairway District Links of Faith” on our website
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01.21.16.Special Edition.Celebrating Connections