Category Archives: Share the Basket

Vision Statement: A Hunger-Free Community

That’s a powerful vision statement. The Social Justice committee chose the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia as a Share the Basket partner because together we as a Fellowship can do something. This is a local commitment to the thousands of food-insecure … Continue reading

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It’s about access

We’re beginning our fourth year sharing the basket with Planned Parenthood. This is a challenging and exciting time to be a partner to an organization which focuses on the health of women and men. Tomorrow we collect our gifts in … Continue reading

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LINK Infographic

As we mark 27 years supporting LINK, we shouldn’t lose site of why. Tomorrow is LINK Sunday!

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Welcome to our new partner!

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First Sunday is tomorrow!

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We support women!! (Actually, everyone)

What’s possible in the near future? Will politicians recognize that everyone deserves quality healthcare or will they legislate that only some do? Keeping clinics open is a major struggle but achievable with your gifts. Shouldn’t women’s right to quality health … Continue reading

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Rain was in the air

Yesterday we had a fearsome thunder storm. Heavy rain and lightning—really fascinating to watch from my living room window. Later I read on Facebook that some of my friends got caught in it. Luckily, they made it to the safety … Continue reading

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Continuing to Think Pink

Whether you went to Washington in January or viewed from home, it was impossible not to feel the heat and the passion! Watching the speeches at the Women’s March, it was hard not notice the participation of Planned Parenthood. This … Continue reading

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Big Footsteps, Big Impact

Wherever we are, most of us want to make an impact. It wasn’t too many years ago that the Fellowship  did a second passing of the basket on the third Sunday for LINK and once a year for PORT. But … Continue reading

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Sharing made simple

Every Sunday you attend the Sunday Service or the Sunday Morning Forum, you have an opportunity to reach out. Every Sunday. Whether it’s LINK or PORT or Planned Parenthood or Navigators. Maybe your sweet spot is feeding the homeless (St. … Continue reading

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