God’s Work. Our Hands.

Cross of Christ will be participating in God’s Work Our Hands Sunday on September 10.  We have a variety of projects planned for all ages, including young children.  We will be working on projects throughout the church from 9:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m., allowing you to spend some time doing God’s work before or after you worship. Even if you only have an hour to give, your time will make a difference.  We are looking forward to all of the congregation being able to participate!

Thank You Boards and Snack Baggies for First Responders – 9:00 a.m. until supplies last (Fellowship Hall)
Come sign the Thank You boards and assemble some tasty trail mix snack bags, they will be delivered to local Fire Stations, Police Stations, and Emergency Rooms.  We need volunteers willing to deliver these well deserved signs of appreciate.  This is a great activity for the whole family.  If your family would like to deliver some baggies of trail mix to a fire station please sign-up here:

Teddy Bears – 9:00 a.m. until supplies last  (Fellowship Hall)
Come join us to stuff Teddy Bears for the children who are in Growing Home Program.

Plarn Party – 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)
Help cut, daisy chain, and crochet plastic bags into sleeping mats and pillows for the homeless.

Pillow Case Project – 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  (Together in Faith Room)

We will be making colorful pillow cases that will be distributed to children’s oncology floors at Presbyterian St. Luke’s hospital and Rocky Mountain Hospital for children.  Volunteers are need to prepare, sew, pin, and iron  No experience needed!!  Volunteers are asked to bring sewing machines, iron / ironing boards, and basic sewing supplies
Valentine Project – 9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (Fellowship Hall)
The Valentine Project assembles gift bags for patients receiving chemotherapy on Valentine’s Day.  We will be decorating journals, cards, and making ribbon bookmarks for patients.

Trash Pick Up – 10:05 a.m.  (Outside Church)
Come and help us make our property look great.  We will pick up trash on the church grounds.

Personal Care Kits – 10:05 a..m. until supplies last (Room 20)
Help assemble personal care kits that will be given to Lutheran World Relief for distribution in the US and around the world.

A Little Something Bags – 10:05 a.m. until supplies last  (Narthex)
Help assemble bags that contain nonperishable items that will be given to walk in’s seeking assistance and homeless people on the corners that you may drive by.

Singing at the Nursing Home – 12:30 p.m.  – 3:30 p.m.  (Meet in Choir Room)
Join a group that will be going to a nursing home to entertain residents with music. No experience necessary.