In the Community

LIGHTHOUSE MISSION OPEN HOUSE: Tour the buildings and hear special stories and information from the staff at the Lighthouse Mission Open House on August 3 from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m. The Mission is located at 910 W. Holly St. in Bellingham, and for 94 years has served the homeless. Learn how your support shelters and cares for 230 men, women, and children each night. Complimentary refreshments will bes erved. For more information, call (360) 733-5120, ext. 123, or visit thelighthousemission.org.

HELP SEAFARERS REACH OUT: There are several ways you can help the local seafarers ministry reach out with the Gospel to sailors in local ports. They are in need of good and Christian magazines, DVDs, jackets and hats. Items can be brought to the Project Hope building on BC Avenue in Lynden. If you are interested, the seafarers always are looking for ship visitors. Please pray for their ministry. For more info, call the Port Chaplain at (561) 351-1239 or (206) 778-1523.

GOLF MARATHON FOR YOUTH DYNAMICS: If you love Jesus, teens, and golf (we hope in that order), then the annual Golf Marathon for Youth Dynamics is for you. Imagine playing 100 holes or more at the beautiful Avalon Golf Links and supporting mission work with local youth at the same time. The event is August 28, but the deadline is approaching, so sign up right away online at http://yd.org/golfmarathon/or call (360) 306-1356.

HELP AT FOOD BANK: Lynden’s Project Hope food bank is looking for volunteers to help. To volunteer or for more information, call Project Hope at (360) 354-4673.

See more about the local ministries Third Church supports in the sidebar to the right.