Being Jesus in the Neighborhood: Congregations can apply for $100 in seed money to start a new outreach project or initiative in their local communities,
or to expand an existing one. These should be projects that intentionally engage with the neighborhood immediately around the congregation, or—for those
in rural locations—with the town or area around the church. Each congregation receiving a grant will be asked to share a little about their project at
Give Your Pastor a Break: Congregations can apply for up to $100 for a grant to cover or help cover a guest speaker for an extra Sunday to give your pastor
a day off--or at least a day off from having to prepare and preach a sermon. We hope this might be part of the ways you care for your pastor.