November 28, 2010
Youth Commission International (YCI)
-student led Christian clubs that meet weekly on public school campuses
Erica Lee - Executive Director for Ministry Develpment (YCI)
Zubecca Brown - YCI Network Coordinator for Rowan County
On the web: www.youthcommission.us
Phone (704) 364-2122
November 21, 2010 Birthright / WBFJ Ministry of the Month for November
Anne Spencer - Executive Director of Birthright (Forsyth County)
Sara Bucherati - Board Member / longtime volunteer
Birthright serves to be the "face of Christ" to women going through a crisis pregnancy.
Mission Statement: "It is the right of every woman to give birth...and the right of every baby to be born"
National HOTLINE # 1-800-550-4900
November 15, 2010
Mary Damron - spokesperson for Operation Christmas ChildMary Damron grew up (and still lives) in the rural Appalachian mountains of West Virginia. But, traveling to foreign lands and presenting the gospel of Jesus Christ to children through Operation Christmas Child keeps her very busy. Don't miss the stories only that Mary Damron can share. (BTW) The first time Mary Damron participated in Operation Christmas Child a ministry of Samaritan's Purse, she collected over 1,200 shoeboxes in just 13 days! Catch the details Sunday @ 5pm...The Mission of Operation Christmas Child: To demonstrate God's love in a tangible way to needy children around the world, and together with the local church worldwide, to share the Good News of Jesus Christ.-Over 8 million children received your shoe boxes and the Good News of Jesus Christ in 2009.
-Kids in over 95 countries around the world have been given shoe boxes since 1993.
-National Collection Week will be November 15 - 22, 2010
-How to pack a shoebox
-What to include in your shoebox...
-Find a drop off location in your area…
-Tracking your shoebox (follow to it's destination)...
THE website for Operation Christmas Child: http://www.operationchristmaschild.org/
More information on our website: www.wbfj.fm/occ2.html
Listen to portions of our conversation with Mary Damron: www.wbfj.fm/interviews.html
November 07, 2010
Guest: Anne Rudert - Development Director with Samaritan Ministries of Forsyth County “Food for the body, Hope for the soul”
Samaritan Ministries has been serving the community since 1981. They will celebrate their 30th anniversary in 2011. The Soup Kitchen served its 3 millionith meal this past summer. Anne will share about the soup kitchen, project cornerstone, the inn shelter for men and their Penny Campaign.
Samaritan Ministries’ “Penny Campaign” Big drop off day 10am – 4pm on Saturday, December 04, 2010. Location: 110 Oakwood Building (across from Edwin McKay’s off Stratford Road). Loose change makes a difference…
Samaritan Ministries is located at 1243 Patterson Ave in Winston-Salem, NC 27101
On the web: www.samaritanforsyth.org/ Phone: 748-1962