Missions Blog

Oct 15

Silent Auction For Missions Preview – Gift Baskets Galore!

2013 | by Clint | Category: Giving Opportunity,Global,North Africa (SNAP)

Looking to purchase some Christmas presents early and support church planting in North Africa?  Look no further than this years Missions Emphasis Week Silent Auction!

The auction will run from Sunday, October 27th to Wednesday, October 30th in the West Wing.  It will be open during the 2nd annual dinner with missionaries (hurry, register here), as well as during business hours on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (28,29,30).  The auction will close promptly at 6PM on Wednesday the 30th just before the Lord’s Supper Service, and winners will be announced and items can be paid for after the service that evening.

Let’s shop, compete, and bless our SNAP team as the first family is already booking flights for early January!

Here are a sampling of gift baskets that will be available for bidding:


Assorted Tea Gift Basket – Includes a small tea set.



Super Hero Costume!



Square Root Salon Gift Basket! Includes salon product and $100 in gift cards to the salon.



Family Weekend Fun Basket! Includes 10 Mini Golf passes to Hinkle Family Fun center, plenty of sugar, two movies, and a board game!



Desktop Gift Basket. Stylish stationary for that hard worker.



Coffee Lovers Gift Basket! Includes over 5 pounds of coffee and two stylish cups to share it with a friend.



Bosque Brewing Company Gift Basket! Two empty (but don’t worry, refillable) 64 oz growlers, Bosque gear, a $35 gift card, and a Bosque Club Membership.

Other items that will be in the auction:

  • Drum Lessons
  • Guitar Lessons
  • One Hour Photo Session
  • Hand Made Quilts
  • Original Artwork (photographs and paintings)
  • Storage Unit space
  • Bottomless Cookie Jar (6 Refills)
  • Bottomless Pie Pan (6 Refills)
  • In Office Teeth Whitening
  • 1 Year Turf Care Program
  • 1 Year Xeriscape Weed Free Program
  • Electric Guitar
  • Baseball Signed by Johnny Bench
  • Golf Lessons
  • Landscaping – 2-2.5 inch Diameter Tree or 2 Boulders Installed
  • 1972 Guatemalan Rocking Chair
  • DSC Youth Fall Yard Cleanup (10 youth for 2 hours of cleanup)
  • 2 Tickets to “A Christmas Carol” Dance
  • Lots of handmade Rabinal Achi and Native American goods
  • Lots of Moroccan Clothing, Jewelry, and Decor
  • 50 inch LG Plasma HDTV
  • 4 Club Level Tickets to Lobo Men’s Basketball – December 7th, vs Cincinnati (2PM)
  • Painting Service (2 painters for 8 hours and 5 gallons)
  • And Much More!