The Tree of Giving
The gift of yourself is very special . A simple task or job can be given to the church as part of your ongoing commitment to your faith.
Some of the tasks listed below are an example of what can be offered. If you have further ideas please indicate them. We plan to share these opportunities within the congregation first.
If successful then would be offered to the community with a donation to the church if possible. The main objective would be to increase awareness of church activities and interests within the community.
1. a labor market characterized by the prevalence of short-term contracts or freelance work as opposed to permanent jobs.
1. exchange (goods or services) for other goods or services without using money.
"he often bartered a meal for drawings"
Attorney (advice only)
Tax accountant- advice and referral
Physical Therapy - simple massage, use of crutches
Psychologist- advice and appropriate referral
Plumber- simple problems, leaky faucet
Carpenter- simple repairs, shelving, hanging pictures
Photographer - family or individual pictures
Commuter tech - simple connection problems, set up new computers
Tutors - all levels
Seamstress - simple alterations
Adult sitter - to allow caregiver time out
Chefs - Offer complete dinner, birthday cakes, pies
Gardeners - plant sale, summer produce sale
Brick layers- patio
General-lemonade stands, gift wrapping
Use of truck-to move larger items
Provide bottle returns for deposit
These are some suggestions to get you thinking about what you might like to offer or ask for. Once we have a list of actual offers and asks, everyone will have the chance to fill out details and description about the ask/offer.