Weekend Roundup – Serving/MLK 25 Challenge summary

Monday started the week with Martin Luther King day and wrapping up with encouragement to serve and give of ourselves in 2011. Whether it’s just serving or taking the MLK 25 Challenge, together we can make a difference in our communities this year.

Looking back –

  • Martin Luther King Day of Service (will you serve?) – Martin Luther King day is this Monday, what will you be doing? Remembering Martin Luther King and his dream and vision for the world is one of the ways we can celebrate this day. It’s not just a federal holiday …
  • Serve. Volunteer. Do the MLK 25 Challenge. – Have you heard about United We Serve, Serve.gov, MLK Day of Service, or the MLK 25 Challenge? All of these have in common – service, volunteering, and making a difference in your community. I encourage you to get involved today. …
  • The church being The Church in the Community – Ever wondered what it looks like for the church to actually be The Church in the community? Looking for individual or group volunteer ideas for yourself, group, or church? This video is a great example and provides some more great …
  • Serving Changes Things (a poem) – While spending your time in helping others you’ll never dread a moment because you’re working and having fun. Playing with kids, building a playground, painting a wall, or washing windows Focusing on others instead of yourself changes lives and brings joy …

Posted on January 22, 2011, in Making a Difference. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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