Global Village Market

Need an idea for that impossible-to-shop-for person on your list? What do you get for the couple who seem to have everything? Does Uncle Joe really need another sweater? Trim your tree with gifts that give back this holiday season. Greenland Hills United Methodist Church is sponsoring Global Village Market—an amazing two-day event that brings together charitable organizations and fair-trade retailers to offer a truly unique holiday shopping experience. All purchases will be accompanied by our attractive Global Village Market card, and in the case of charitable gifts, a card insert that describes the impact of your contribution. Lovely fair-trade gifts from artisans around the world and fair-trade coffees, teas and chocolate will be available for purchase Help prevent the spread of malaria by making a donation to supply mosquito nets in high-risk areas of the world End world hunger one family at a time with the purchase of a goat or a cow to provide milk to an impoverished household for years Mend a broken soul by sponsoring a session of play therapy for a traumatized child in our neighborhood Build a house and a future for a family in Juarez, Mexico— one brick at a time Give the gift of freedom and mobility to someone in our community by helping to fund the construction of wheelchair ramps for the disabled Give a woman incarcerated at Dallas County Jail an opportunity to attend classes that will help her turn her life around.

when:

Saturday, November 6 10:00 to 4:00 p.m. Live music and homemade pie Sunday, November 7 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Cookie bake-off, silent auction of works by local artists

where:

Greenland Hills United Methodist Church 5835 Penrose Avenue (Two blocks east of Matilda at Penrose & Delmar)

Located in an eclectic and cozy East Dallas setting, our congregation reflects the diversity and creativity of our neighborhood. e mission of Greenland Hills UMC is to be an inclusive community of faith that seeks to know Christ through worship, study and fellowship, and strives to respond to God’s grace by Loving LaRGe (Locally, Regionally, Globally) through ministries of justice and compassion. Join us for worship that will stimulate your thinking and nourish your spirit. 5835 Penrose Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75206 tel. (214) 826-2060 www.greenlandhills.org

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