MUM in Mission

MUM Mission Outreach August 2021 - October 2022

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 donate the meals in February, April, June, August, October and December. 

We have volunteers helping with Garden City Food Pantry distribution.

August 2021, 11 members volunteered at the Eastboork Mission Barn building ramps and verifying UMCOR kits

November 2021, our Thanksgiving Offering of $1,008 went towards helping our MUM childen and youth attend summer church camp.

December 2021, our Magi Gift Donations were able to provide 75 gift cards ($25 each) to East End Coooperative Ministries, 134 gift cards ($25 each) to students of Sunrise School for children with special needs and a $309 monetary donation was given to Ward Home for at-risk teens.

December 2021, our knitting/crochet ministry provided scarves and hats to EECM.

December 2021, Lydia Circle, a women's fellowship and mission group within the church, donated money to UMCOR for US Disaster Relief, Connellsville Area Ministries, Operation Safety Net, Operation Troop Appreciation, and World Vision (to provide bikes for girls to go to school). Funds were donated through the sale of medallions for our Tree of Life, Spring Book Sale, Christmas Wreath Sale and love offerings from the group.

December 2021, our Christmas offering of $3,054 was divided equally among Jewish Family Services for Afghan refugees settling in Pittsburgh; Eastbrook Mission Barn; and Connellsville Area Ministry.

March 20, 2022, we assembled 95 Hygiene Kits with Katie Peterson from the Eastbrook Mission Barn. $1,171 was donated to purchase kit supplies and to donate directly to the Mission Barn.

March 2022, a Love Offering of $2,922 was sent to help the people of Ukraine.

March 2022, over $1,000 was given to the Preschool through their Car Wash fundraiser.

April 2022, Our Confirmation Class sponsored donations of food, cleaning supplies, gift cards and cash for the Community Angel Network for rescued cats and kittens.

April 2022, Teddy Bears and other stuffed animals were sent to children of Ukraine

April 2022,  Our Easter Offering of $1531 was divided among Tent of Nations, UMCOR Native American Children's Fund, and the MUM Youth Mission Trip Fund!

April 2022, Our "Good as New" Used Book sale hosted by Lydia Circle raised $830 for missions.

June 2022, 4 members volunteered at the Eastbrook Mission Barn, verifyinhg UMCOR kits and loading lumber for ramps

June 2022, MUM youth served in mission in Jumonville with Uth 4 Mission

August 2022, We donated school suppplies for families and schools in need

September 2022, We collected and donated UMCOR Cleaning Bucket items to be delivered to the District at our Church Confenece.

Ocotber 2022, We will collect items and make Blessing Bags.

 

 

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Our Outreach Team collects donations of food and supplies on the first Sunday of each month 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.

For March 2020 - We decorated Easter bags which were used for the Garden City Food Pantry Easter Egg Event.

Please contact us at 412-372-7474 or mumc@monroevilleumc.org

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