In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.. Matthew 5:16
St. Thomas Lutheran Church
OUTREACH COMMITTEE NEWS
• During the month of January we have supported both the homeless teens at Southridge High School and Chapman Partnership and are continuing with donations of food, clothes and gift cards. Sandwiches for the homeless were made on the last Sunday and lunches were packed later at OCPC.
• We need volunteers to go downtown to feed the homeless on Sunday March 24th.
• Please bring in laundry pods for the homeless children.
• Do the “Shore” thing at Baynanza! If anyone is interested in helping with Baynanza's cleaning the beach at Deering Estate Park on Saturday, April 13th. Please let the church office know.
• For February slightly worn clothes in good condition were collected and will be used for interviews for the Dress for Success drive for both men and women at Chapman Partnership. Items collected were suits. dress pants, sweaters, belts and shoes.
• We are continuing to collect non-perishable food items and toiletries along with $20 Publix and/or Aldi gift cards for the Southridge H.S. homeless students.
THANK YOU to everyone for your kind donations!
BAYNANZA BISCAYNE BAY CLEANUP DAY
APRIL 13th 9AM—12 NOON
at Deering Estate
located at 16701 SW 72 Ave. Palmetto Bay, FL 33157.
Baynanza is a celebration of Biscayne Bay and its significance as one of our most important ecological systems in South Florida. While Baynanza includes more than 25 great events spanning over five weeks throughout March and April, the Biscayne Bay Cleanup Day event has become nearly synonymous with this celebration.