All community members are invited to assist in this program as we serve those in our area. If you are unable to sleep overnight, think about delivering some warm pizza!
Putting Christ in Christmas, One by One #ShareGoodness
Christmas is such a special time of year when people increase their efforts to love and serve others. The #LightTheWorld effort focuses on serving others as Jesus did—one by one. Here at Uplift the World, we invited our readers to tell us who has made an impression in their lives through their Christlike efforts. Enjoy … Continue reading Putting Christ in Christmas, One by One #ShareGoodness
Changing Lives by Fulfilling Everyday Needs
Did you know that in our Greater Wenatchee Valley, hundreds of kids would eat little to no food on the weekends or during the summer months while at home? Barbara Tilly of Wenatchee saw this great need and got to work. Through years of determination, there are currently 26 local churches and organizations who now … Continue reading Changing Lives by Fulfilling Everyday Needs
Making a Difference
MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY IS SATURDAY OCT. 26, 2019
We can change the world by one act of service at a time.
Life presents itself with many occasions when my own humanness and impatience negates my general desire to be kind. So I have made a resolve to be MORE kind.
“Never Suppress a Generous Thought”
I was 16, my little sister 14; we had just left the store and climbed back into my car. I was pulling out of my parking spot, my sister Jenna was in the passenger seat, when I slowed. We both watched a frail elderly man who was working to push his cart of groceries to … Continue reading “Never Suppress a Generous Thought”
Light your FAMILY!
Love is really spelled T-I-M-E. My children quickly forget a couple of small presents they received, but they treasure the memories they are making of snowmobiling in the back yard as a family, of hot cocoa by our old wood burning fire, taking soups to families, telling Christmas stories by the tree at night, and yes.....we are carolers, because we love music, people and goodies!
It Takes a Village
I have been pondering how there are so many people within our circles of influence who make up our village, who strengthen our tribe (family) and who also depend on us to strengthen theirs. One year ago, as work would have it (we transport our local college athletic teams to their games throughout the northwest), … Continue reading It Takes a Village
Adolescents and Service
Do you want to help your adolescents improve their self-esteem? Provide them with opportunities to serve people they don’t know. While any sort of person-to-person service, including that done for family members and friends, has a positive effect on young people, a recent study shows that helping and serving less fortunate people who are previously … Continue reading Adolescents and Service
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