Harvest Baskets

Our church provides Thanksgiving food baskets and grocery store gift cards to local families in need each year.

Group/Individual Contact: Women’s Ministry – Tami Borecky

Can Hunger!

Citywide youth food drive benefiting our local food pantry. Our big Can Hunger is usually held before Thanksgiving as part of our Youth Thanksgiving Weekend. We try to have another door-to-door food drive in the spring just to keep the pantry full.

Group/Individual Contact: Ron Hawkins & Pastor Mario Perez

Bethlehem Walk

Christmas-time outreach displaying a live scene of Bethlehem on the night Christ was born. Our church partners with the Methodist Church by providing actors, greeters and snacks. Over 1,200 visitors take the tour each year.

Group/Individual Contact: First United Methodist Church – Paul McCaslin Escondido SDA Church – George Buchheim

For more information about the Escondido Bethlehem Walk visit their church website: http://firstunited.echurch.net/Ministries/Bethlehem-Walk/

Angel Tree

Every Christmas Women’s Ministry collects gifts from our church members for children who might not otherwise receive gifts.

Group/Individual Contact: Women’s Ministry – Tami Borecky