When Helping Hurts

For the past few months, I have been meeting with other Christians in the Portland area to work together on a project called NETS (New England Transition Support).  Pastors from Presbyterian, Seventh Day Adventist, and Evangelical congregations as well as lay people serve on this committee.  The goal is to …

Shoebox Gifts

Great News & Great Joy! What better way to start the Christmas season than by packing a shoebox with gifts and touching the lives of children and families around the world, bringing hope through the Good News of Jesus Christ in the form of a simple gift.  This shoebox blesses …


Consider Breakfast

Research supports the positive influence of breakfast on our mental and physical performance. Eating a nutritious breakfast is linked to better test grades in school for kids, better work performance and weight control for adults, and better moods for all of us.

Day of Service

Day of Service 2015

Sunday, September 13
11 AM – 2 PM (Approximate)
Lincoln Middle School
Stevens Avenue, Portland, Maine
(across from First Lutheran Church)

We need your help!!

Top 10 Reasons to participate
10. Their school principal is a member of our church.
9. We’ll order pizza.
8. Check out their really cool botanical garden.

Just a Year

It is hard to imagine that it has only been a little over a year since the first Give a Child a …