The temple could use a garden bench, a medium size nylon cutting board, a ceramic paring knife, an electric orange juicer, a wok like “green” fry pan with white ceramic coating (seen in Target), gardeners kneeling pads, a battery operated pencil sharpener, twin mattress pads,
sleeping pillows, cigarette lighters for the meditation hall candles, 5/8” garden hose, fertilizer for flowering shrubs, canned foods, tofu, cheese,
soy sauce, nuts, olive oil, bird seed and cat litter.
"May the offerings we make here show our gratitude and joy to all living things."
Offertory from Morning Service
We have received very generous offerings of food and drink, 2 powerful vacuum cleaners, printing of our Wesak cards, stamps, toiletries, transportation and meals for monks, a small Jizo statue, garden supplies like fertilizer, seeds and plants, candles, books, prayer flags, a peppermill, a wrist splint, a suitcase, medicine, a mop, paper goods, a fry pan.