Ministry:

Missions


Theme:

Missions is a Ministry Team of First Church providing outreach activity allowing FUMC members to participate directly in this work.  


Homeless and hungry Neighbors:

Community Place Café is a soup kitchen operating 4 days each week from Ensor Hall;

Safe Haven provides winter shelter overnight for one week for up to 15 homeless men;

We sponsor direct emergency relief;

Help By Phone (HBP) helps those having emergency needs with several food pantries.


Volunteers In Mission (VIM):

Trips providing disaster relief are organized by Missions.


Children & Youth:

We partner with a local  middle school to help with clothing and tutoring;

Angel Tree provides gifts during Advent for children of incarcerated persons.


International Relief:

CROP Hunger Walk: we organize FUMC walkers who collect funding for this community effort sponsored by Church World Service for overseas relief and locally by HBP;

Christmas in April repairs housing locally in Prince Georges County for some unable to do this work;

We support 2 African U missionaries through the UM Board of Global Ministries.


Meeting Information:

Mission meets on the first Tuesday of the month at 6.30pm. Please check our Events Calendar for upcoming meetings.


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