March 22: An Update on the COVID-19 Impact on #ForColumbia2020
The heart of man plans his way, but the LORD establishes his steps. (Proverbs 16:9) By Shelly Mayer Director, ForColumbia 2020 As the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) has spread across our country and entered our own community, it has become abundantly clear that our efforts to coordinate a large-scale volunteer effort to love and serve our … Continued Read more →
How Will the COVID-19 Coronavirus Affect #ForColumbia2020?
While we are still six weeks out from our planned serving date, we want to communicate that we take this pandemic very seriously and will take the necessary measures to protect both our sites and our volunteers. We want to speak in one voice about our plans regarding the ForColumbia 2020 anticipated day of service, and the potential impact of the national - and indeed, global - emergency in which we find ourselves. Read more →
One + One = a Lot More than Two
This year, ForColumbia is headed back to Demaret and its neighborhood and our hope is simply to continue to help Joyce, and Ginger, and others, deepen relationships with more of their neighbors as we all glorify our God. Read more →
Deepening Friendships Result in New Thanksgiving Dinner Plans
“One Day of Service” Stubbornly Refuses to Stay Within Its Limited Timeframe 🙂 By Shelly Mayer Coordinator, #ForColumbia2020 Even though ForColumbia’s effort to serve our city is limited in that it is primarily an annual “day” of service, one of the many beautiful fruits that I’ve seen come out of this effort is the number … Continued Read more →