This coming Sunday, March 18, most congregations of the United Church of Christ will receive the One Great Hour of Sharing offering, which enables ministries of critical presence around the world: responding to disasters, helping poor communities obtain fresh water, providing access to medical care, and offering loans that become a livelihood.
“‘Sharing Brings Joy’ is so true,” Interim Conference Minister the Rev. Charles L. Wildman has said. “It brings joy to those whose hunger and want become hope and wherewithal. It brings joy to those who find, beyond expectation, that they have the capacity to help. It brings joy to those who carry gifts from the places they are given to the places they are needed.”
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