Change Ourselves, Change the World

“If we could change ourselves, the tendencies in the world would also change. As a man changes his own nature, so does the attitude of the world change towards him. ... We need not wait to see what others do.”  
- Mahatma Gandhi


The 4 Components of NVC
  • Observations
  • Feelings
  • Needs
  • Requests

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This page is an index for downloadable Mission-related documents.  If you are looking for something in particular but cannot locate it, please contact the web administrator and we'd be happy to help direct you, if possible, to what you are seeking.


New Milford Social Services/ Food Bank

Hunger-related Resource List - a list of websites, organizations, books to educate us about circumstances and support for those who find themselves in need of basic essentials.  This document also includes actions you can take on behalf of the Food Bank.  (PDF)

Fill-A-Bag Grocery List - An assortment of much-needed items in short supply at the food bank.

General Grocery List for Food Bank - Includes food as well as paper products and personal hygiene items.

Ten Things You Can Do to Help Social Services - Some things you may already be doing but there are some ideas, like coupon clipping, that may not have occurred to you!


Loaves & Fishes Hospitality Kitchen

Recipe for Beef Shepherd's Pie  (MS Word Doc)  (PDF)

Interactive Signup Form for next event


Town Hall Gang - Washington

Soldier Boxes:

General list of requested supplies for their weekly packages to service men and women stationed overseas.


Habitat for Humanity

Annual Volunteer Waiver - Needed for any volunteer activity sponsored by Habitat, such as the Wrapping for Humanity at Danbury Mall in December.  Must be renewed annually for ongoing participation.


Our Church's Commitment to Affordable Housing - Read about what our church has been doing to support affordable housing in Washington.

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