Outreach

Workship

3:8:15 Workship Pizza

At least once a semester we celebrate the Holy Eucharist at Food Finders Food Bank . We sort food for distribution to local food pantries and have Mass on top of banana boxes. Here we are sticking ingredient labels on pizzas. “WORKSHIP” this semester is Sunday, October 2nd. 10:00am – 1204 Greenbush St.

Food Finders “Workship” J&C 9-14-13   –   Check out the “Workship” video 🙂

Pantry Volunteers

Food Finders New Building

Volunteers are needed  to assist at  Food Finders Food Bank new on-site pantry. People are needed to check clients in, promote upcoming programs, assist with the shopping experience, and lead educational programs. The new “FREC” (Food Resource and Education Center) is designed to help struggling families.  Simply, distributing food is no longer enough. Lots of other things to volunteer for too 🙂

Lafayette Urban Ministry Shelter Meal

Our congregation helps at the Lafayette Urban Ministry (LUM) homeless shelter once a month by preparing the shelter’s evening meal. We always are scheduled to do this on the fourth Wednesday of every month. Contact Mark Thomas in the church office (765) 743-1347 or sheep@goodshep.org to volunteer.

Lafayette Urban Ministry Shelter Night

Lafayette Urban Ministry (LUM), which is located at 525 N. Fourth St. in Lafayette, always needs people to volunteer to spend the night helping at the shelter (one training session required) and LUM has a variety of other volunteer opportunities available. For more information, contact LUM at (765) 423-2691.

Jubilee Xmas 2014 #8 Wrapping TableMark

LUM  “Jubilee Christmas”

Would you like to help with LUM’s Jubilee Christmas ?

SIgn-up in the foyer. Take a “bell” from the tree. Bring a new toy to church and place it in the box and/or help distribute toys and food to Lafayette Urban Ministry’s clients with the people of Good Shepherd and St. John’s,  Saturday, December 12th (9:30 – 12:00)
at St. John’s Episcopal Church, Sixth & Ferry Sts. in Lafayette.