Operation Christmas Child – 32 Christmas gift boxes were sent out

 

Garfield Elementary Staff – 30 pies were given to the Garfield Staff in appreciation of their continued investment into children’s education

 

Bingo and Chili Fundraiser – 150 people gathered and raised over $3000 towards the Idjao family adoption. In addition, Pampered Chef sold over $2500 worth of goods adding $500 towards the adoption fund. 

 

Trades of Hope – over $400 was given to the Idjao family adoption through the generosity of the Trades of Hope organization

 

Winter Wear Collection for Flandreau 70 winter coats including winter pants donated plus 3 to 4 boxes of clothing for all sizes.  The community at Flandreau are grateful for the gifts and as a result, a couple of families have opened their homes for Bible studies starting in 2020

 

Sioux Falls Cares – $362 was raised for Sioux Falls Cares along with our congregation sorting gloves in preparation for the distribution.

 

Salvation Army Bell Ringing – 16 people served in partnership with The Salvation Army

 

Salvation Army – Sallie’s Table – Last Sunday evening a group of over 40 volunteers prepared and served a meal at Sallie’s Table.  Did you miss it..? We have another opportunity to serve at Sallie’s table next month – January 26th.  Sign up at the Info Station. 

  

Thank you to everyone who served during this Season of Service.  We at The Point  believe that people grow closer to God and to each other as we serve together.  Have a blessed Christmas season!!