The Thanksgiving Basket mission is an Ecumenical group consisting of four Summerville churches: Summerville Baptist Church, St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, The Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd and Summerville Presbyterian Church, that join together to provide Thanksgiving meals to approximately 250 – 300 families in Dorchester County at Thanksgiving time.
The Ecumenical group joins together to provide:
- Finance the basket project
- Worship and fellowship together at the hosting church
- Prepare Thanksgiving baskets which will usually include; 10-12 lb Turkey, 2 cans of green beans, 2 cans of yams, 2 bags of stuffing mix, 1 bag of rice, 1 can cranberry sauce and 1 package cookies
- Deliver baskets to needy families