© St. Paul Lutheran Church - 721 Twelfth Ave. Huntington, WV 25701 - (304) 525-9630

Social Ministry

The purpose of this committee shall be to extend Christian compassion and helpfulness to the ill, the aged, the orphaned, the underprivileged, the imprisoned and, in general, to persons of all ages in need of aid in body or soul. It shall strive to enlist in these efforts as many as possible of the individual members and organizations of the congregation. This committee shall further have the duty to study social conditions, primarily in the local community, in order to bring the cleansing and healing light of Christian truth to bear upon critical problems through thoughtful Christian discussion of facts and issues. Current Social Committee activities include: Cridlin Food and Clothing Pantry – several of our church members volunteer time to serve those in need of food and clothing Children’s Backpack Program – provides meals on weekends for 17 students at the Southside Elementary School Teacher’s Program – provide school supplies for the teachers at the Southside Elementary School Christmas Baskets – provide Christmas Holiday meals for families in need in our community Empty Bowls Program – several church members participate in this yearly fund raiser for the Facing Hunger Food Bank
St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church 721 Twelfth Ave. Huntington, WV 25701   (304) 525-9630
© St. Paul Lutheran Church - 721 Twelfth Ave. Huntington, WV 25701 - (304) 525-9630

Social Ministry

The purpose of this committee shall be to extend Christian compassion and helpfulness to the ill, the aged, the orphaned, the underprivileged, the imprisoned and, in general, to persons of all ages in need of aid in body or soul. It shall strive to enlist in these efforts as many as possible of the individual members and organizations of the congregation. This committee shall further have the duty to study social conditions, primarily in the local community, in order to bring the cleansing and healing light of Christian truth to bear upon critical problems through thoughtful Christian discussion of facts and issues. Current Social Committee activities include: Cridlin Food and Clothing Pantry – several of our church members volunteer time to serve those in need of food and clothing Children’s Backpack Program – provides meals on weekends for 17 students at the Southside Elementary School Teacher’s Program – provide school supplies for the teachers at the Southside Elementary School Christmas Baskets – provide Christmas Holiday meals for families in need in our community Empty Bowls Program – several church members participate in this yearly fund raiser for the Facing Hunger Food Bank
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