Join us in Fresno, the day before the Sierra Pacific Synod Assembly for a Day of Mission. Click here to join our mailing list to learn more about activities and to RSVP. Participants get free Reformation 500 t-shirts!
Help us collect supplies during Lent through the Lutheran World Relief Baskets of Promise. Bring the supplies with you to the event on May 3rd - where they will get assembled.
Confirmed Service Locations:
Food Bank – sorting canned goods
Habitat for Humanity – sorting clothes and donations (ReStore – Clovis)
Animal Rescue of Fresno (ARF) – outdoor work
Hope Lutheran – assembly care packages (military care packages, toiletry kits, baskets of promise, LWF baby care packages, Decorating cookies for local first responders, making PB& J to hand out to the homeless, window washing, making hats, knitting prayer squares, quilting)
Boys to Men, Girls to Women (painting, repair, etc)
Additional Expected Locations:
Ronald McDonald House
Immigrant Farm Worker Field Trip
Evangel Home – sorting clothes
Breaking the Chains Safe House
Fresno City Park – trash pickup
WINGS – homeless families
FIRM – refugees support
Make some peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for hungry people near you and hand them out. You can learn more about the project here. We encourage you to use #LutheranPBJ on your social network posts.
The Psalms tell us that God knit us in our mother's womb. With the same love and care, Lutherans around the country will knit, crochet and weave blankets and prayer cloths, scarves and shawls for others. We encourage you to use #LutheransKnit on your social network posts.
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Previous Justice Projects:
- Elegy for Ghost Ship - February 23, 2016 - a musical event, featuring spoken word, light and sound installations and interfaith remembering Terry
Estioko, Sabina Luu and Mike Cascino (video projection), Maki Ishi
(violin) and Victoria Ehrich (cello) from the SF Opera Symphony),
Enrique Ugalde as "Soriah" (Tuvan Throat Singing) w/ Luku of Koichi
Tamano Earth Child (Butho Dance), Marissa Lenhardt Patton (opera),
Jealousy- Mark Triese (bass guitar
trances), S.P.A.Z., Katabatik-Jay Fields (ambient sounds), Oakland's
very own The World, Piano Rain (Alexander Archuleta), Judith Lavender Dancer (stilts), Tom Emanuel (poet), The S.O.S. Singers of the Street Homeless Choir, Rev. Dr. Megan Rohrer (Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, San Francisco ), Middle Circle, The Rev, Lyle J Beckman (San Francisco Night Ministry), The Very Rev. Dr. Malcom Clemens Young (Grace Cathedral, San Francisco), Rev. Claire Chuck Bohman (Sojourn Chaplaincy at San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center), Sister Merry Peter (Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, Inc.), John M. Brett (Gubbio Project), Darryl Starks (Zen Center)
Concept by Gabriel Connor Co-produced by Eveline Darroch and the Rev. Dr. Megan Rohrer
- October 29, 2016 - Jonathan Rundman Concert: Join us to kick of the year of celebrations in Sierra Pacific Synod's for the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation (Facebook Info)