Posts Tagged: Jubilee Ministries

Small hands and strong arms

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By Linda Schubert Wordlessly, with grinning face and shuffling feet, the small hands of Elliot Mittelstaedt, presented me with $900.00.  That generous gift was the offering collected over three years by the church school children, who Elliot represented that July Sunday.  The children had chosen to designate their collection to the Jubilee Ministries Pantry Garden… Read more »

Jubilee Success

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By Connie Riopelle Jubilee House Director Last year we realized that if the Church was having financial difficulty, we would need to do some fundraising to insure the continued operation of Jubilee House.  We did not think we should continue to expect funding from the parish while our members worked to support the Church.  A… Read more »

Safe Harbor looks different at Grace this year

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What is Safe Harbor? Dedicated to the preservation of the physical health and spiritual welfare of people experiencing homelessness, a primary goal of Safe Harbor is to offer food, shelter, and hope for guests  staying in a shelter. According to county-wide statistics, the average Safe Harbor guest is over the age of eighteen including 74%… Read more »

Jubilee House to Dance with the Stars

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It is exciting to inform you that Jubilee House has been chosen as one of six charities to participate in this years’ Swingshift and the Stars, Dance-off for charity.  Swingshift is a local dance competition featuring professional dancers and is patterned after the popular television program, Dancing With The Stars.  A large portion of the… Read more »