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Advent – Reverse Calendar

By |2018-12-07T10:57:28+00:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Advent|Tags: |0 Comments
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“‘Tis the season”, they say. And, we have a Reverse Advent Calendar thanks to Kim Lindley and .

Do you need some fresh ideas for this season of giving? We can give to the needy and those in need; see the Advent donation ideas below:

“But when you give to the needy, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, so that your giving may be in secret. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
Matthew 6:3-4 (NIV)

-> Each day, add an item from the list below to a box. On Christmas Eve, donate the contents of that box to a food bank. Or, place in the Blessing Box, outside on the East end of the Oakwood United Methodist Church building complex.

– December 1st – box of cereal
– December 2nd – peanut butter
– December 3rd – stuffing mix
– December 4th – boxed potatoes
– December 5th – macaroni and cheese
– December 6th – canned fruit
– December 7th – canned tomatoes
– December 8th – canned tuna
– December 9th – dessert mix
– December 10th – jar of applesauce
– December 11th – canned sweet potatoes
– December 12th – cranberry sauce
– December 13th – canned beans
– December 14th – box of crackers
– December 15th – package of rice
– December 16th – package of oatmeal
– December 17th – package of pasta
– December 18th – spaghetti sauce
– December 19th – chicken noodle soup
– December 20th – tomato soup
– December 21st – can corn
– December 22nd – can mixed vegetables
– December 23rd – can carrots
– December 24th – can green beans

Give and Donate in Secret | Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

Give and Donate in Secret | Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

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