heart of christmas offering

Collected Thanksgiving weekend through Christmas Eve

Monies collected for the Heart of Christmas benefit 5 different ministries approved on by Session each year. 

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  • ACTION

    ACTION (Area Christians Taking Initiative on Needs) is a nonprofit organization that meets the needs of the less fortunate by mobilizing volunteers, churches, businesses, and agencies to share the love of Christ through acts of service. Our annual Community Christmas Shoppe and ACTION Serve Days reflect our ongoing partnership with ACTION.

  • IMPACT

    IMPACT (International Mission Project and Cross-Cultural Training program) has sent hundreds of short-term missionaries to serve and learn from people in need in places like China, Turkey, Romania, Kenya, and Honduras.

  • Front Porch Ministries, San Luis Obispo

    Front Porch Ministries is a Christian outreach that offers a gathering place and a “home away from home” for college and university students in San Luis Obispo.

  • New church development

    New Church Development offers us an opportunity to partner with other congregations to launch and support new churches.

  • The Christmas Joy offering

    The Christmas Joy Offering assists retired pastors, missionaries, and church workers who have extraordinary needs by supplementing inadequate retirement incomes and provides student scholarships and other assistance to historic Presbyterian colleges including the Menaul School in Albuquerque, NM; Cook College in Tempe, AZ; and others.