Monthly Archives: December 2012

Gainesville White Christmas Involves Community in Giving

The Action Ministries Gainesville White Christmas gift distribution took place on Saturday. After collecting donations of toys, gifts, winter coats and food from the community since October, Action Ministries was able to serve 85 low-income families, including 200 children. More than 50 volunteers spent their Saturday helping

Posted in Gainesville, News

Holiday Luncheon at Women’s Community Kitchen Set for Dec. 21

Action Ministries Atlanta will host its annual holiday celebration on Friday, Dec. 21, at the Women’s Community Kitchen. The event takes place in the Fellowship Hall of Grace United Methodist Church. The Heartseekers, a local organization, provides a hot meal and gifts for women and children. Santa

Posted in Atlanta, Event

Blessed to be a Blessing

Proverbs 11:25 says, The one who blesses others is abundantly blessed; those who help others are helped. I had the opportunity to be part of this proverb in action on Tuesday during two very special events. Since 2008, the Atlanta Falcons have

Posted in Blog

Action Ministries Gainesville to Celebrate White Christmas

December 2012 – Action Ministries Gainesville to Celebrate White Christmas

Posted in Press Releases

Falcons Make Christmas Bright for North Georgia Children

The Atlanta Falcons joined Action Ministries on Tuesday to bring Christmas joy to local families in need. Since 2008, Falcons players have taken  children living in shelters who are served by Action Ministries afterschool programs shopping for Christmas gifts. On Tuesday, 37 kids and 20 football

Posted in News

Action Ministries Gives “White Christmas” Toys to Needy Families, Reports Fox 54 Augusta

Fox 54 Augusta reported on the Action Ministries Augusta White Christmas distribution, which took place on Dec. 8. Click here for the story. The Gainesville White Christmas distribution is scheduled for this weekend.

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Breaththru House, Gainesville, News, Rome

Action Ministries Supports Publix Food for Sharing Program, Reports NGUMC

The North Georgia Conference of the United Methodist Church posted news on Dec. 7 that Action Ministries is supporting the Publix Food for Sharing program. Click here for the story.

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Breaththru House, Gainesville, News, Rome

Generosity of Publix Impacts Our Neighbors in Need

During this season of good will and giving, we often pause to contemplate our blessings. Each of us has something for which to be thankful, and  each of us has the opportunity to bless another. Take, for example, this story

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Blog, Gainesville, Housing, Rome

WSB Radio Interviews Action Ministries About Veterans Grant

WSB Radio’s Pete Combs interviews Action Ministries President John R. Moeller, Jr. about the $1 million federal grant received by Action Ministries and HOPE Atlanta to help veterans in Georgia. In an additional segment, Combs shares audio of his time

Posted in Housing, News

Teach Kids that Giving Matters on Georgia Gives Day, Dec. 6

What is your family passionate about? How many times has your child come home with news of a new penny drive or fundraiser happening at school? How often does this come with an explanation of who the cause or charity

Posted in Athens, Atlanta, Augusta, Breaththru House, Event, Gainesville, Housing, Rome