At this time of the year many local congregations transition from Thanksgiving into a season of giving at Christmastime. Many local churches, such as Navarre United Methodist Church (NUMC), have angel tree programs, providing congregation members the opportunity to help local families in need.
NUMC operates the “We Care” program. The purpose is to offer encouragement and hope and provide basic assistance to locals in need. Congregation members not only provide unwrapped angel tree gifts during the holidays but also support a food pantry throughout the year.
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