Hunger Ministry“Fighting to stop hunger for all of GOD’s children.

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Mission

Hope’s Hunger Ministry seeks to raise congregational awareness of the need for their involvement, commitment, and advocacy in issues related to local and global hunger, poverty, and social injustice. We envision a congregation that believes that

  • all God’s people are precious and worthy of dignity
  • love of neighbor requires an integration of the spiritual and social dimensions of our lives
  • God calls us to follow God’s example

Goals

To support our Temecula food pantry
To work together with other faith based and social service agencies to address local hunger and poverty
To reach out to the needy to include their voices in seeking solutions to their problems
To promote congregational participation in projects of Lutheran World Relief and ELCA World Hunger

Actions

Food drives
Sales of Lutheran World Relief Coffee
Educational Information
Letters to Congress
Angel Tree Christmas gifts
Thanksgiving dinner boxes
Events with Project T.O.U.C.H.(Together Our Unity Conquers Homelessness) to support on-going efforts to overcome homelessness
Collection of coats, and other warm articles for those in need
Provide twice monthly dinners for cold-weather shelter guests (December-March)

To learn more, contact Church Office.

Since there will never cease to be some in need on the earth, I therefore command you, “Open your hand to the poor and needy neighbor in your land.”

- Deuteronomy 15:11 NRSV