Operation Inasmuch



Our Inasmuch Day is Saturday, May 14.  Sign up begins Sunday, March 20 and ends April 24.  Here is a list of projects so that you can begin to think and pray about how you will serve.  Regardless of what project you choose, please begin to collect the following items and bring them on Inasmuch Day: canned fruit (peaches, pears, pineapple), canned vegetables (sweet potatoes, turnip greens), and canned meats (chicken, beef stew, small hams). 

Project Description

Baking—Pre event

Baking cookies, brownies, etc. at home and having them at the church by 8:00 am on May 14.

Baking-Packaging and delivery

Packaging baked goods and delivering them to local law enforcement, firefighters, or other public servants. 

Bingo-Pineridge Apts. Playing bingo with residents.
Blankets/Project Linus Making no-sew flannel blankets for Project Linus.  One or two people also needed to sew labels onto blankets.
Choir Singing for assisted living facilities or nursing homes.  Open to anyone who likes to sing, not just choir members.

Clothes Sorting-Pathway House  

Sort and organize donated clothing.

Construction Clean-up at Pathway House  

Help clean-up areas that have been renovated.

Food Service/Lunch Delivery Coordinating breakfast, snacks, and lunch for volunteers. Setting up food at church and delivering it to sites as needed.
GFBC Children

Caring for GBFC children who remain at or return to church.

Mini flower gardens-Connie Maxwell Work with older GFBC children to plant mini flower gardens around Connie Maxwell campus.
Painting -Greater Greenwood United Ministry Painting a hallway
Painting/Yardwork-La puerta Painting a building and general yardwork,
Painting-Marshall St. Painting a living room/dining room area.

Playground Maintenance for Piedmont Agency on Aging

Playground maintenance and improvements.

Prayer Shawls Crocheting or knitting prayer shawls
Prayer Warrior

Praying for Operation Inasmuch beginning immediately, with special prayer efforts on May 14, from 8:00 am –2:00 pm.

Pressure washing/Yardwork at A Place for Us

Pressure wash building and general yardwork

Sit and Chat After a period of training, visiting nursing home residents or elderly person who are homebound.


Please register below.

Please be sure to complete the required information about breakfast. Lunch will be provided for everyone at no charge.  Breakfast (a variety of breakfast biscuits) will be available for those who requested it for $1.00 per biscuit.

The Missions Committee would like everyone to wear an Operation Inasmuch t-shirt, especially those who will be working away from the church.  The cost is $10.00 ($12.00 for XXL, and XXXL.)  Caps are available for $8.00.  Please make checks payable to First Baptist Church.  The order will be placed on April 21.

Those participating in Operation Inasmuch are asked to bring a canned good for the Food Bank with them on May 14.

Please note that by participating in Operation Inasmuch, you are granting GFBC permission to take photos and videos that may be used in promotional materials.




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