HELPING CHURCHES IN CUBA: (Picture 1) Concilio de Iglesias Evangélicas Shalom (CIES, Shalom Council), New Holland, PA, received funds to help LMC congregations in Cuba provide food aid to their community and church members.
AID TO LMC CHURCHES IN MEXICO: (Picture 2 & 3) Concilio de Iglesias Evangélicas Shalom (CIES, Shalom Council), New Holland, PA, received funds to help LMC congregations in Mexico provide aid to their community and church members.
HELP REPAIRING A WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM: (Picture #4) Norma Mennonite Church, Norma, NJ used some of the COVID funds they received to repair their water treatment system in the church building. Many congregations affected by COVID lost offerings that provide for regular building maintenance.
COMMUNITY FOOD AND COAT DISTRIBUTION: (Picture #5) Revive Faith, an LMC church that starts in Annapolis, Maryland, participated in community food distribution and a coat giveaway with funds received from the Coronavirus Relief Fund.
ANNUAL BUDGET SUPPORT: (Picture #6) Congregacion Menonita Shalom, New Columbia, PA received funds to help support its annual budget. Job losses and work-hour reductions in the congregation radically impacted church support. In generosity, they forwarded a part of the funds to a church member in Central America experiencing great loss from the hurricanes. This family sheltered on their roof for 4 days during the floods.