Thursday, November 15, 2012
Operation Christmas Child~National Collection Week (Community Outreach)
Location: NWA Arkansas
It's Shoe Box time! Join us in reaching millions of kids around the world with the love of Jesus Christ through a simple Shoe Box Gift.Pack a shoe box and drop it off at one of the many NWA Relay Centers. For more information about what to put in your shoe box or to find a drop-off location near you, visit: www.samaritanspurse.org!
Fueling Good (Competition)
The Samaritan Community Center is participating in a promotion with Citgo entitled FuelingGood in which 12 charities will receive one year’s worth of fuel for their organization vehicles. The organizations with the largest number of on-line votes will win. Voting begins today and continues every day through November 28th.
Canned Food Campout (Food Drive)
Location: Wal-Mart Store on Joyce Blvd and Mall Ave.
This will be a huge event. Tim & Jeff w/ Power 105.7 (creators of the canned food campout) are back and this is the 10th year. Cumulus has lots of fun things planned: contests, giveaways, community coffee trolley, and more. You won't want to miss out!
Donations for Hurricane Sandy (Donations)
Location: Siloam Springs
Siloam Springs Crisis Response Unit, a chapter of Crisis Response International, is accepting donations for Hurricane Sandy. Tax deductible gifts can be sent to SSCRU Box 711, Siloam Springs, AR. 72761. If you have items to donate, contact Terrry at 479-228-0628
Empact's Action for Animals Now (Donations)
Location: NWACC in Bentonville's Student Center
The Animal Supply Drive continues and we are still in need of many more items to be able to divide items evenly and fairly to animal shelters. Some of the items needed include bleach, dry dog and cat food/treats, canned dog and cat food, sponges, dish soap, trash bags, towels, blankets, and liquid laundry detergent. For more information or if you would like to donate supplies, contact Robin at (501)766-5636.
Coat Drive (Clothing Drive)
Time: 5:30 AM to 10:30 PM
Location: Starbucks Fayetteville
City Point Church is joining with Starbucks on College & Joyce and Starbucks on MLK in Fayetteville to collect new or gently used coats for the youth of Fayetteville. We will be collecting the coats November 12-24 at both Starbucks locations.
4th Annual Used Toy Drive (Toy Drive)
Time: 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 78 Short Street Greenland, AR
Christian Community Worship Center will be holding it's 4th annual used toy drive!!! We will be taking in gently used toys to help needy families this Christmas. Our doors will be open Thursdays and Fridays November 1st, 2nd, 8th and 9th from 6-8 pm and Saturdays November 10th and 17th from 9-noon. We are located in Greenland off Hwy 71, across from the airport behind the closed Shell Station, in the Grace Evangel Full Gospel Church. If you have any questions or need to donate at a different time please call Cathy at 479-466-6087.
Healing Room (Community Outreach)
Time: 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM
Location: River of Life Church, Bentonville
Sandy and Wayne Warmack, state directors for John G. Lake Ministries, are available to minister in physical healing each thursday. Walk-ins are welcome. The ministry is based on scriptual based instruction. For more information, go to www.gwhr.us
Juice Plus+ proudly presents "The Scriptural Relationship Between Nutrition and Health" (Health Education)
Time: 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: 4911 W. Pleasant Grove Road, Rogers, AR 72758
Learn Biblical principles that can influence us to make better choices, change our palates, be healthier, reduce the risk of disease, and be better stewards of our bodies. The Creator designed us well, and told us how we should live if we would be healthy. Now medical science is discovering that these guidelines were right all along. Gleaned from Scripture and supported by medical research, this presentation combines Biblical principles with up-to-date science to give outstanding insight into healthy living. Featuring: Jimmie Rea, Broken Arrow, OK. Jimmie is a native Oklahoman, a wife, mother of two grown children, a grandmother, and a retired educator. She taught 4-year-olds for 12 years and third graders for 20 years. She is a Christian; Jimmie and her husband Ron attend the Nazarene Church in Broken Arrow. Her passion is to share with God's people His plan for our health.