For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in.  ~  Matthew 25:35closeMatthew 25:35 35 For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, (ESV) closeMatthew 25:35closeMatthew 25:35 35 For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, (ESV) 35 For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, (ESV) NIV

The Feed My Sheep Food Pantry is an outreach ministry of Christ Community UMC which is dedicated to helping feed hungry families right here in our own community.  Since the initial opening on March 10, 2012, the number of people who have received food has nearly double every month.  Currently, the food pantry is open the second Saturday of every month from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm or until the food is gone.

If you are interested in donating food items for the pantry, following is a list of most needed items:

  • Canned meats – tuna, ham, turkey, chicken, and beef
  • Peanut butter and jelly
  • Soups
  • Cereal
  • Vegetables and fruit – canned
  • Beans – dried or canned
  • Macaroni and Cheese
  • Boxed Meals
  • Pasta and Pasta Sauce
  • Rice
  • Fruit Juice
  • Sugar and Flour

For more information about the Feed My Sheep Food Pantry, please contact Angela Muir.