Hypothermia Prevention Center Gearing Up for the 2012-2013 Winter Season
Pender United Methodist Church is once again honored to be hosting a Hypothermia Center in coordination with Fairfax County Fairfax Area Christian Emergency and Transitional Services (FACETS). FACETS is a non-profit organization dedicated to helping homeless in Fairfax County. Last winter there was an average of 30 to 40 guests per host church. FACETS rotates week-to-week between faith community hosting sites. Pender UMC hosting week is January 13-20.
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How Can I Help?
Pray for Ministry & our Volunteers
Pray for our Guests
Pray for how you can use your talents to help
- Hygiene bags (toothbrush, toothpaste, shampoo)
- Cold weather hats
- Socks & underwear
- Different shifts available
- Training available December 19, 7pm at Pender
"For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.Please consider supporting this effort by volunteering your time.