One Great Hour of Sharing
Our special offering for One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS) is now ongoing. OGHS supports disaster relief, development projects, and refugee ministries of the American Baptist Churches and its partners. For more information, check out One Great Hour of Sharing
Annual School Supply Drive
We’re supplying 1st graders at Johnson Elementary again this year! We will be providing for 40 children, but please note needed quantities in the list. We do have left over supplies from last year. We’re collecting through July 22.
- 40 pencil cases
- 32 pink erasers
- 40 Fiskars scissors
- 80 dry erase markers 4 packs
- 72 glue sticks
- 27 washable Crayola markers 8 count
- 64 Crayola crayons 24 count
- 30 plastic folder sets: one each red, blue & yellow
- 40 flexible plastic 1 inch binder
WPIM Block Party
Join us at the Warrenville Persons in Ministry Block Party on Saturday, July 28, 5-7 PM at Johnson Elementary. Our school supplies will be distributed at the party. We’re looking for 6-8 volunteers to help. Please contact the church office if you can help.
Ongoing Food & Toiletries Drive
The Missions Team is sponsoring a food drive for the Warrenville Food Pantry on the first Sunday of each month. Donation of non-perishable food items are welcome. Most needed are canned vegetables, chunky soups, ketchup, mustard, BBQ sauce, and mayonnaise. All types of toiletries are also in high demand – toothpaste, toothbrushes, deodorant, soap, shampoo, diapers of all sizes, and toilet paper. Collection box is located by the coat racks.
Food Pantry Volunteers
Volunteers are needed for the community food pantry at Immanuel Presbyterian Church on Batavia Rd in Warrenville. Workers are needed when the pantry is open on Tuesday mornings, Thursday evenings, and Sunday afternoons, as well as for food rescue and shelving on Friday and Saturday mornings. To volunteer, or for more information, please contact Deanna at email@example.com.