PEORIA, Ill. (WMBD) – Volunteers from the men’s ministry at Northwoods Community Church spent Saturday providing comprehensive oil changes to single mothers and widows in need.
Executives said the group hosts this service twice a year and it’s free for people who sign up.
Group Life pastor Josh Kiefer said he serviced 40 cars on Saturday afternoon.
He said women who register are always grateful and the event is a good way for men in the church to get involved.
“Often times with men’s ministry it can be difficult for men to want to step in and serve, but it has been a practical way for many men to step in and serve an area of their passion, but also to serve. their skills. put, in a way that allows them to serve the people that Scripture tells us we should help, ”Kiefer said.
The group is hosting their next oil change event on the first Saturday in October.