Justice & Mercy Group
"Act Justly, Love Mercy, Walk Humbly." Micah 6:8.
Our team exists to carry out Jesus' mandate in Matthew 25:31-46 by caring for the the poor, the weak and the marginalised in our local and global communities, and to encourage each person at Menai Anglican
Church to develop a social justice conscience and join in serving with us.
At present we are working on these projects:
- Compassion child sponsorship
- World Vision 40 Hour Famine
- TEAR Christmas and Easter cards supporting third world needs
- Refugee advocacy and support
- Fair Trade
Local community support :
- Bread distribution
- Food bank providing emergency meals
- Anglicare Food drive, Toys & Tucker
- Assisting people out of work
- Advocacy/letter writing to fight trafficking, support persecuted christians, etc
- Care for God's creation through recycling in our church and Clean Up Australia
- Year-round can collection at church for local needs
- Knitting squares and bears for hospitals and Wrap with Love
- Hammondcare & Anglicare aged care visiting
- Backyard blitzes
- Community support services through counselling, seminars and groups
- And much more!
Please join us - "whatever we do for the least of these we do it for Jesus"
For more information, contact Eric & Carolyn Hatfield (9521 6460).