Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield invites the community to join us Sunday, April 14, 2013, to learn more about Mission of Hope, it’s special effort to help the education of children in Tanzania.
Immediately following the 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning worship, Mission of Hope will hold its annual meeting, featuring new pictures of the children along with messages and news from our contacts in Tanzania.
Also at the event will be a sampling of African food, representative of the local area in which the children reside, which will be available for the whole congregation to try.
There will be a meeting for all Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield Mission of Hope sponsors Sunday morning after worship (approximately 10:45 a.m.). Please let the Mission of Hope team know if you plan to attend.
Separately, sponsors of our children in Tanzania are kindly reminded that their Mission of Hope sponsorship checks are due by Oct. 31. The amount due for each child will pay for their school fees, uniforms, books and activities, plus each child will receive a Christmas present.
For more information about the Mission of Hope 2009 campaign at Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield and how you can get involved, contact Carol at 562-3738.
All those interested in learning about Mission of Hope, an effort to break the cycle of poverty though education, are welcome to join us for an evening of information and fun tomorrow, Thursday June 25th at 7:00 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church West Springfield.
For several years Grace has sponsored the schooling of a group of children from Tanzania. The Mission of Hope organizers in Tanzania have sent updated information about the children’s progress and upcoming plans for the holidays.
No committment necessary; come enjoy the refreshments and learn how you can make a difference in the lives of children who need your help.