MUM Mission Outreach Janaury 2019 - January 2020
Throughout the year MUM's Holy Hands quilters give several people warm "hugs" from MUM in the form of prayer quilts blessed during worship servIces as well as hand sewn bears for new babies.
Our Outreach Ministry provides 6 dinners a year for the people at the EECM shleter in East Liberty. Different groups from the church prepare, serve and sometimes donate the meals.
February 2019 - The Lydia Circle of the UMW gave 46 purses filled with personal care items to the women of Garden City Food Pantry.
April 2019 - Outreach Ministries gave 85 bags of fruit and candy to the Garden City Food Bank.
April 2019 - The UMW Used Book Sale raised $1080.25 for United Methodist Women's missions.
April 2019 Easter Offering - $1715 was divided between our missionaries in Africa and our youth who are in mission to others.
May 2019 - The Mary Circle of the UMW led a collection of items for The Fathers' Heart Ministries.
June 2019 - The United Methodsit Women raised $1,742 for missions through their Flea Market, Bake Sale and Lunch.
July 2019 - Our youth participated in the District Mission trip Uth 4 Mission. In addition, ome of our youth and our Director of Discipleship spent two weeks in Africa doing ministry and learning about the area.
November 2019 - Our soup cook-off contributed $430 to the Garden City Food Pantry
November 2019 - Our Magi Tree Donations contributed 150 gifts for children at EECM programs and Sunrise School, and monetary donations to Ward Home.
Our Thanksgiving Offering of $1,189 was given to help send our youth to summer church camps.
Our Christmas Offering of $2,337 was divided among UMCOR Material resources, Bethany House Academy, and our missionaries in Africa.
The UMW raised money for missions through the Pecan sale and Apple Pie Sale.
In December, Outreach ran a coat drive for coats and cold weather gear which were given to the GC Pantry in January 2020.
In December, our Confirmation class was able to donate handmade scarves to each person at EECM when they served dinner. Scarves were knitted and crocheted by members of the congregation and friends, led by Jan Salak.
Our Outreach Team collects donations of food and supplies on the second Sunday for the Garden City Food Pantry. What a joy to see our shopping cart overflowing each month.
SHARE THE LOVE
For November 2018 - Share the Love donated cleaning supplies to veterans' organization.
For December 2018 - Share the Love sent a gift of a hand-painted (by everyone) menorrah to the Jewsih neighbors of Tree of Life.
For January 2019 - Share the Love completed 70 Hygiene Kits for UMCOR
For February 2019 - Share the Love donated canned goods to Garden City Food Pantry
For March 2019 - Share the Love made cards of encouragement for our friends and neighbors in need of a lift.
For April 2019 - We donated items to the MUM Preschool in support of their program.
For May 2019 - We donated items to The Father's Heart Ministry
For October 2019 - We sent cards of encouragement to young UMC missionaries.
For December 2019 - We donated UMCOR Hygiene Kits to the Mission Barn
For January 2020 - We heard from our Mission Engagement Coordinator about how we can be in mission to others, and made "boredom kits" for kids in need.
For February 2020 - We donated items to Jeremiah's Place and heard from their representative.