Sunday, October 7, 2012

Living Gift Market - December 2

St. John’s Living Gift Market

Purchase gifts that keep on giving

Are you tired of shopping for the same things at the same places for somebody who already has the same stuff? St. John’s Presbyterian Church, 5020 West Bellfort (not far from the southwest corner of the 610 Loop) is offering an alternative shopping opportunity to buy unique items and gifts that will keep on giving at the Living Gift Market on Sunday, December 2, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm.

Some of the non-profit organizations at the market include: Grace International Children’s Foundation, which supports an orphanage in Uganda for AIDS orphans and will provide opportunities to adopt an orphan; Heifer International, where you can purchase whole or shares of cows, goats, pigs, chicks, bees etc., and the animal(s) will be delivered to families in developing countries where they can continue to provide food and resources; Ten Thousand Villages, which helps artists from third world countries receive money for their work; In addition other organizations present will include Braes Interfaith Ministries, Small Steps Nurturing Center, Coalition for Appalachian Ministries, Delicious Peace Coffee, Anchor House and Living Waters of the World.

Everyone is invited to browse, shop and enjoy, homemade soups and chilies. For directions to St. John’s call 713-723-6262 or visit