Love Month

February is Love Month! 
Big or small – one simple act of kindness can make a huge difference. Whether it's reaching out to a friend, a neighbour, a stranger...your kindness goes a long way!

Weekly Love Month Challenge:
Week 1 – Help a Neighbour
Week 2 – Help a Stranger
Week 3 – Call A Loved One
Week 4 –  Help a Co-Worker

We are also taking donations all month long, for Elizabeth House. For more info click here

Ideas for Love Month
Here is a list of ideas for random acts of kindness that anyone can do! Use this list or get creative and make up your own!

Let us know whats happening and share these wonderful moments on social media by using the hashtag #lovemonth, tag us @springschurch @springscalgary or email us at

Get your family involved!
- Invite someone over for dinner
- Donate items, money or time to charity
- Give an encouraging note to a teacher
- Volunteer at a local shelter
- Bring baking to a local first responders
- Offer to babysit for a single parent
- Donate used clothing/furniture
- Send a card to an old friend

In your neighbourhood!
- Help at or visit a senior's home
- Buy a chocolate bar for your cashier
- Leave a gift card for your mailman
- Shovel snow for a neighbour
- Pick up garbage in your neighbourhood
- Give blood
- Deliver a box of donuts to a construction site

At work or school!
- Hold the door open for someone
- Give a gift...just because
- Help someone in need
- Send someone flowers/cookies
- Stand up for someone
- Bring a plate of home baked treats to share

Opportunities are all around you!
- Let someone go ahead of you in line
- Teach someone a skill you know around town
- Give your server a bigger tip
- Pay for the person behind you in the drive-thru
- Offer up a good parking spot
- Sincerely compliment a stranger
- Feed someone's parking meter
- Post a gift card barcode on Facebook for your friends
- Buy/pack a meal for someone who is homeless
Dear friends, if God loved us like this, we certainly ought to love each other. No one has seen God, ever. But if we love one another, God dwells deeply within us, and his love becomes complete in us—perfect love!  --1 John 4:11-12 (The Message)