Category: Donations

May 21, 2017 gest

ASCENTRIA CARE ALLIANCE is requesting donations at this year’s New England Synod Assembly on June 9 & 10. Please consider bringing donations for the individuals and families Ascentria serves.  Your thoughtful donations will be shared with:  refugees, including unaccompanied minors, older adults and the elderly, children, youth and families, persons with developmental disabilities, mental illness…

November 26, 2016 gest

The Christmas box is in the Gathering Space to receive your offering to brighten the holiday for the guests of Enfield Loaves and Fishes. Please make your donations by Sunday, December 11, so we may wrap, label, and deliver them in time for Christmas. Gift Certificates from Enfield area stores: Barbershops and Hair Salons Grocery…

November 26, 2016 gest

On-line Shopping? If you shop on Amazon, please consider registering for Amazon Smile. Link your account by going to smile.amazon.com and selecting Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church. Certain purchases will be designated as “Eligible for AmazonSmile donation.” Amazon Smile will donate 0.5% of your purchase price to Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church. You shop. Amazon gives….

August 29, 2016 gest No comments exist

For the seventh year, Camp Calumet has put together a team of runners who will participate in the annual Reach the Beach relay, set to take place September 15-17, 2016 in New Hampshire. The 200-mile relay begins in the White Mountains and finishes at Hampton Beach State Park. It will take 48 runners, 8 drivers, 4…

July 30, 2016 gest No comments exist

Well, not exactly….. EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN WORSHIP (ELW) HYMNALS The new cranberry (or in Swedish congregation’s “lingonberry”) colored hymnals are available for purchase at $25 each (cost plus shipping.) Order forms are available in pew racks and can be returned with checks made payable to SHELC (memo- hymnals) or cash. These forms also allow you to…

July 23, 2016 gest 1 comment

If you missed the last train (in June for the Shepherd Family) here’s a chance to catch the next train. What is a Meal Train? For those who need a refresher…..There are times in our lives when friends and family ask, “What can I do to help out?” The answer is usually to help them with a…

July 1, 2016 gest No comments exist

Get a Jumpstart on Christmas Shopping! The Social Ministry Team is getting a head start on collecting items for Enfield Loaves and Fishes Soup Kitchen. These will be wrapped in December and be taken for the guests’ special Christmas celebration. Below is a list of suggested gifts. GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR ENFIELD AREA STORES: Barber shops &…

June 11, 2016 gest 2 comments

What is a Meal Train? There are times in our lives when friends and family ask, “What can I do to help out?” The answer is usually to help them with a meal. When many friends give a meal, this is a Meal Train. mealtrain.com is a free meal calendar tool that makes planning meals…

May 26, 2016 gest No comments exist

Free-Will Offering on May 29 and June 5 A challenge has been set for our Synod Assembly to gather funds for the ELCA’s World Hunger Appeal. Each congregation in the Synod is being asked to gather funds for a donation. Matching funds in the amount of $15,000 will enable the synod to double its contribution…