6th OF EASTER
RURAL LIFE SUNDAY
Rural Life Sunday is celebrated on the third Sunday in May. It calls the church to celebrate its heritage, to affirm worldwide the people and communities who work with and on the land by raising food and fiber, and to recognize the ongoing crisis occurring in rural areas of the nation and the world today.
FOOD BANK SUNDAY
Donations of non-perishable food items and monetary donations for the Bridgewater Inter-Church Food Bank are greatly appreciated throughout the month. The Food Bank has highlighted monthly needs, but donations are not limited to them. For May, there is a request for canned beans, Molasses or Tomato (398 ml.), canned chicken, turkey or ham or canned fruit and lunchbox items.