Helping Hands

In these tough economic times, many are finding themselves in a position of need. In order to help meet those needs, Forest Heights routinely takes up a collection of food and other necessities. Scripture commands that we, out of love for the brethren and in obedience to the Lord, make these provisions available (John 13:35; 1 Tim 5:8; 1 John 3:17).  As such, it is an honor and privilege to provide this service. If you find yourself in need or would like to make contributions, we want to encourage you to call the church office.

Below you will find a list of grocery and personal hygiene items the Senior Adult Helping Hands Ministry is collecting in an effort to provide a bag of each to the needy families and elderly in our community.  If you can provide an entire bag, that would be wonderful, but if you can only provide certain items it would be greatly appreciated as well.  Please see Leon Nicolosi for additional information. 

12 oz. creamy peanut butter
12 oz. canned pork & beans
Jar of jam or jelly
10 oz. cans of soup
Canned or packs of fruit
Spaghetti sauce
Toilet paper (4 pack)
15 oz. canned vegetables (no green beans or corn)
Canned pasta (Ravioli, Spaghetti O’s)
7 oz. cans or packs of tuna
Cans of meat (Vienna Sausage, etc.)
Dry pasta (boxed or bagged)
Toothbrush & toothpaste
Bars of soap
Box cereal & crackers