If your congregation is passionate about “creation care,” consider attending the 2019 Coastal Green Team Summit October 19th from 8am-2pm. The state-wide event will be held at St. Peter’s Episcopal Church on Skidaway Island as an interfaith effort to support environmental stewardship in congregations around the state.
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Inspiritus Collecting Items for Local Refugee Families
During our Fall 2019 Congregations in Service weekend November 9-10, we’ll be collecting needed items for refugee families.
The Beautiful Work of Our Volunteers
Check out this beautiful pillowcase, decorated by one of our Congregations in Service volunteers, Debbie. This lovely pillowcase and many others will be donated to area shelters and children’s homes, along with no-sew blankets also made by our volunteers.
Fall 2018 Service Weekend Photos
Thanks to everyone who participated in our Fall 2018 Congregations in Service weekend!
In Memory of Norman Hirsch
We at Congregations in Service mourn the passing of one of our most active and faithful participants, planners, and volunteers, Norman Hirsch.
$1,000 Grant from Great Dane
The Great Dane company in Savannah has awarded a $1,000 grant to Congregations in Service. This money will be used to buy supplies for the various interfaith community service projects we do in the Savannah area.
St. Thomas Episcopal Awards Grant
The St. Thomas Episcopal Church Thrift Store in Savannah has awarded a $500 grant to Congregations in Service for 2017.
Event Oct. 22 & 23: Promoting Unity and Dismantling Xenophobia
This weekend, join local faith communities and government agencies as they work toward “promoting unity and dismantling xenophobia.”
Planting Peace: A Service of Prayer for Our City
The Interfaith/Interdenominational service on January 16th at 10:00 a.m. at Nathanael Greene Park will include prayers for the families who have lost loved ones to gun violence and for a lasting peace in Savannah.
Collecting for Wesley Community Center Food Bank
During our fall Congregations in Service weekend, October 31 and November 1, we will be collecting non-perishable food donations for the Wesley Community Center food bank.