(218) 828.9374 Baxter, Minnesota

Community Service

God’s Work, Our Hand: “God’s Work, Our Hands” Sunday is an opportunity to celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Church in America – one church, freed in Christ to serve and love our neighbor. This year’s event will be held on September 13. Past service projects have included delivering bread and goodies to local families, Law Enforcement, Fire and Medical Services personnel, cleaning up storm damage for families in need, Adopt-A-Highway, and serving at the food shelf.

Habitat for Humanity: Lakes Area Habitat for Humanity is an affiliate of the international, nonprofit, Christian housing ministry dedicated to eliminating poverty housing and homelessness. For information on current projects, contact Scott Hall (218-828-8517 or restore*AT*lakesareahabitat.org).

Prayer Shawl Ministry: Knit (or crocheted) Prayer Shawls provide comfort and solace to those in need. Shawls are given to people who are chronically ill, isolated, homebound, have cancer, are coping with grief and loss, or simply having stressful times. Prayers and blessings are knit into every shawl. Meets quarterly. Lessons are available for anyone who wants to learn! For more information call Brenda Johnson 831-9725 or Jeannine zumBrunnen (218-829-2177) or visit the www.shawlministry.com.

Quilters: Newcomers and inexperienced quilters are welcome! The quilters meet Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at Lord of Life (September-April). Contact Jan Hardesty at 218-828-1434.

Sharing Bread Soup Kitchen: Lord of Life serves the first Sunday of each month from 11:00-2:00 p.m. For more information contact Nancy Smith (218-828-0442 or nsmith.silverfox@gmail.com).