|Ministry Title:||Thursday Night Live Dinners at First English Lutheran Church|
|Ministry Leaders:||Sherry Hemmingson, Jens Hemmingsen, Sally Padgett|
|Ministry Purpose:||In order to reach people with the love of Jesus Christ, the First English Thursday Night Dinner ministry hosts a meal for the guests from the community around First English Lutheran Church (on 1015 E. Main St. in Columbus at the corner of 22nd and Main St.) for dinner on the Third Thursday of all odd numbered months. As we serve and dine with the guests, much more than food is enjoyed and wonderful relationships develop over repeated visits. Guests include families from the community and senior citizens from the JC Arms group.
|Number of people needed:||20|
|Now have:||5-8 regulars|
|Now needed:||20 or more|
|This ministry relates to:||Mission Team|
|This ministry meets:||Bi-monthly (odd months) on the third Thursday of the month.
Would like to go and coordinate activities on the even months if we get enough participation.
|Training provided:||Only as needed on-site.|
|Time Commitment:||Depends on task; from 30 min. to purchase food or bake dessert to 1-2 hrs if serving at FELC.|
|Spiritual gifts that are useful, but not limited to:||Administration, Encouraging, Giving, Hospitality, Mercy, Music, Service, or Understanding|