There are so many ministries and organizations doing great work in our community. Pick one and donate! It doesn’t even have to be money. Lots of organizations are looking for everything from books to canned food items to clothing. Check out your favorite charity’s website for their list of needs and give today!
Trevor was just a regular kid enjoying summer. He was ready to be a teenager and play on the football team with his friends. That’s when he found out he had brain cancer. At the height of his pain and suffering, he found peace. With that peace, hope grew until he and his mom were able to start an organization for kids fighting cancer and even get a law enacted that helps give cancer kids a voice! Read Trevor’s story!
Today’s mini-resolutions is to write a handwritten note for someone you love! When’s the last time you popped a love note in your kids’ lunches, or sent a note to a friend just to say hi? Today’s the day!
Hey, it’s Kurt, Rob & Lisa from Shine Mornings encouraging you to continue with us on this 30 day challenge to kick off 2013. Today, our challenge is to sign up to volunteer for your favorite ministry. Some that we at the New Shine.FM really believe in are Shepherd Community Center, Wheeler Mission, Outreach Inc., Team World Vision and Bethany Christian Services. Here is another great website the will give places to volunteer in your area.
Don’t forget to tell us your volunteer story below!
“Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.” Proverbs 22:6 A great reminder this afternoon. ~ Garrett
Jessica Rees was diagnosed with a brain tumor at age 11, and she and her parents would drive to the hospital every day to receive outpatient treatment. What she did for other kids going through similiar trials is our Good News Story today!
Today, memorize a scripture verse! Maybe one you heard this past weekend at church or one you read? Just pick one you don’t know and memorize it!