Social Ministry

Social Ministry is involved in the following ongoing projects:

 

Fair Trade

We support Fair Trade by providing Fair Trade coffee at all services and functions for a free will donation.

Click HERE for a FAIR TRADE BROCHURE.

 

Eco Team

Offers weekly tips to help community live out caring for all God's creation and connects people to working together to accomplish these tasks at home and in the community.

 

Social Ministry

Our mission is "To encourage volunteer efforts and outreach that enhances the circumstances and environment of those in the surrounding community and to distribute benevolence funds."

 

The organizations listed below are currently supported by social Ministry:

Project Understanding  http://projectunderstanding.org

Family to Family  http://family2family.weebly.com/

City Center  http://www.thecitycenter.org/

Tenderlife  http://www.tenderlife.org

Caregivers; assisting the elderly  http://www.vccaregivers.org

 

Our goals as the Social Ministry Team for 2018 are:

1.  Distribute local benevolence funds on a quarterly basis

2.  Inform and encourage the congregation to participate in volunteer opportunities at least twice a month

3.  Supply and serve monthly Family to Family meals and support Family to Family Inc.

4.  Participate in the Women’s Ministry Fair

5.  Support the City Center and the families living there

6.  Involve the congregation in creating food baskets for Thanksgiving as well as other opportunities in connection

     with Project Understanding

7.  Collect and distribute supplies to various faith-based organizations

8.  Foster the development of a community-life task force that includes social ministry and community volunteer

     activities

 

Interested?

Contact Debbie Bergevin bergevin.debbie@yahoo.com 

 

 

Trinity Lutheran Church

196 N. Ashwood Avenue |  Ventura, CA 93003                  

(805) 644-7474

office@tlcventura.org