How Helping Another Helped Me

Janet Shelter – Alumni (’78) Irwin, OH

When the pandemic hit, a single mom who singlehandedly runs the Amish Heritage Country Market in Marysville, Ohio, was hospitalized with COVID. Unexpectedly, she had to shut down for at least a week. When she reopened, she was still weak and struggling with breathing issues. I became aware of her difficulties since she is a member of our church, so decided to help out by volunteering at the market on the busiest day each week. I wasn’t necessarily looking for anything to do, but found I really enjoyed the work. It’s been a surprising blessing for me to get out of the house and interact with customers at the market every week.

Like this article?

Share on facebook
Share
Share on twitter
Share
Share on email
Email
Share on print
Print

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Talk to Us

New Programs Coming September 2020!

Rosedale School of Business and Leadership

Preparing kingdom workers to engage the marketplace with excellence and integrity.

Training in Ministry Distance Learning

An innovative approach to using distance learning tools to equip believers and churches for more effective ministry.

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. Click here to read our privacy policy or update your preferences.