Outreach

Covington Community Food Pantry

The Food Pantry is a Benson Chapel United Methodist Church sponsored program. The Food Pantry is open every Wednesday from 1:00pm to 4:00pm. It is located in the alley behind 307 Washington Street in Covington, Indiana. Mrs. Sally Gritten is the volunteer director and Mrs. Debbie Martin is her assistant along with many community volunteers.

 

 

Buddy Bag Ministry

A Buddy Bag is a way to address weekend food hunger among children. A bag of groceries is given to elementary students on Fridays to help them eat over the weekend. The bag will contain enough food for 3 days . Contact Emily Miller at 893-8001 for more information on this program.

 

Nursing Home Ministry

Benson Chapel provides a Sunday afternoon worship service once every quarter for the residents of The Waters of Covington Nursing Home.

The congregation also donates gifts for the Bingo Parties on the 3rd Saturday of every month.