Stewardship supports the Church’s ministries

Good SamaritanReflection from a parishioner…

As I sat down to complete my commitment card for the new year, I thought about the many ministries that the Church focuses on. Whether it is Church School, blessing the bread and wheat for slava, sending care packages to Serbia or cooking in the kitchen for a Diocesan event – these are all very important and require a great amount of planning, hard work and execution. Stewardship allows for the consistent support of these ministries and will help the parish plan throughout the year.
When focusing on fundraising, this results in an inconsistent flow of resources that makes planning much more difficult. Please consider providing your Time, Talents and Treasures on a consistent basis. We would never think of Church School classes being offered only after Easter or the celebration of slavas during just May and January but with fundraising as the focus, this is what we actually plan for.

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About mychristmycare

Guiding the Stewardship Committee, as part of the National Standing Committees of the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America.
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