Special Offerings

A church communities’ values are a reflection of the church community. One
way we Pilgrims express our values is through our Special Offerings taken four
times a year. Below are those Special Offerings.

Christmas Joy Offering - National Capital Presbytery

Peacemaking Offering - Indego Africa

Pentecost Special Offering - Metro Teen AIDS

Advent (One Great Hour of Sharing) Offerings:

  • 1st Sunday - Open Table (contributed to our own lunch program)
  • 2nd Sunday - Joseph's House, a local hospice for the poor and homeless.  (provided comfort items such as teas and coco as well as socks and pajamas)
  • 3rd Sunday - SOME, a local non profit working with the poor and homeless of D.C.  (provided wrapped shoe boxes with toiletry items for Men, Women and children)
  • 4th Sunday - donation through Presbyterian Disaster Assistance
  • Epiphany - Bethlehem Ministries, a non-profit organization created for the sole purpose of aiding Haiti's poor.