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Our Outward Giving

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Methodist Missions (supported by our Missions Committee)

The church has an active Missions Committee raising money and the profile of the three main Methodist Missions Organisations:

Mission in Britain

Methodists for World Missions

Methodist Women in Britain (formerly Network)

  We have received the attached letter from the fundraising officer for world mission describing the work that they undertake with the money raised
   
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Action for Children 

Action for Children supports and speaks out for the UK's most vunerable and neglected children and young people for long as it  takes to make a difference in their lives


Church Members have raised money for Action for Children mainly with League of Light boxes they keep at home and fill with there loose change.
   

Chipping Barnet Foodbank

We have  financially supported the setting up of the Chipping Barnet Food Bank – which is helping local people who are in crisis and need emergency food support.  We are also collecting food items that can be distributed.

   

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Chipping Barnet Day Centre for the Elderly

Funds have been raised for Chipping Barnet Day Centre  a club for older housebound people to enjoy a day out in a friendly, relaxed and cheerful environment. It offers a place to meet new friends and be entertained. Activities include Scrabble, dominoes, bingo and card games. Coffee and tea are provided on arrival followed by lunch at midday and tea in the afternoon. A limited shopping service is provided. Transport can be arranged.

   

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Christian Aid

Christian Aid and it's partners are working to bring an end to poverty around the world - tackling its root causes as well as its effects

The church raised money during Christian Aid week and at other times during the year.

   

Emmaus Barnet

The church has contributed to the setting up of the Emmaus project in Barnet and members of the congregation from Celebration have been getting their hands dirty helping to set up the shop.
   
 

Homeless Action in Barnet

The church regularly supplies its Harvest Gifts to Homeless Action in Barnet along with donations of money.

We have also had church members helping out and supporting the local Winter Night shelter that is organised by the local churches.

   

Operation Christmas Child

Our Junior Church has for many years been sending Shoeboxes to Operation Christmas Child giving Christmas Presents to the less fortunate around the world.

   

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Neema Children's Home Kenya

In 1998 our church sent the money to build a school room for the children. There were 37 children then. Now there are 174, and this is being supported today by individuals in the church and a fund raising event.

   

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Noahs Ark Children's Hospice

Noah's Ark Children's Hospice is a dynamic and innovative children's hospice service, providing practical and emotional support to life-limited and life threatened children and their families.

As a church we have sent funds to this local charity.
   

The Salvation Army

We hosted a concert by the Hendon Corps Salvation Army Band raising money for the Salvation Army Appeal.  Over £600 was raised.

 

   

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Wycliffe Bible Translators

Clare Koens one of our past church members and her family are serving with the Wycliffe Bible Translators in Papua New Guinea.  Members of the congregation regularly support this activity.