This is Food Pantry Month

Praying handsMay is food pantry month here at Abilene First United Methodist Church. Among the items that are needed:

  • Baking Supplies: cake and muffin mixes, frosting, oil, flour and sugar
  • Canned Goods: fruit vegetables, soup, condiments, meat substitutes
  • Cereal: hot cereal, cold cereal, cereal and breakfast bars
  • Cleaning Supplies: laundry soap, dish soap, hand soap
  • Paper Goods: toilet tissue, paper towels, napkins, facial tissue
  • Pastas: macaroni, noodles, spaghetti
  • Personal Hygiene: shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, women’s famine products, disposable diapers, shaving supplies, hand and body lotions and creams
  • Meats: any kind of canned meet and fish, especially tuna
  • Miscellaneous: peanut butter, jelly, coffee, tea, ramen noodles, rice, dry beans, crackers, juice, syrup, instant potatoes, hamburger helper, spices, salt and pepper, jello and pudding mixes

As in years past, there are grocery sacks available in the sanctuary.