I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.” Matthew 25:35
With Jesus as our leader and encourager, as a church community we reach out in mission to those in need. There is always “Another Mission Opportunity” for each of us – child, youth and adults! Where do you find yourself in the following examples?
- Praying using our Frankenmuth UMC Prayer Calendar of Mission Opportunities
- Volunteering at “The Clothesline” thrift shop in Frankenmuth; wrapping Christmas gifts at the Saginaw Rescue Mission; Hispanic Ministry Shalom “Angel in Action”.
- Participation in a mission trip to Cass Community Center in Detroit; Appalachia Service Project; Midwest Mission Distribution Center in Illinois; Haiti or Liberia, our covenant partners.
- Fighting hunger with your garden through Plant-A-Row for the Hungry; Crop Walk.
- Participating in the Mid-High Mission Possible Camp; Vacation Bible School mission sessions; United Methodist Women.
- Making school bags, school kits, health kits, layette kits, flood kits for distribution through United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR).
- Building in Saginaw County with Habitat for Humanity; rebuilding together.
- Donating clothing, food, school supplies, Christmas gifts.
- Volunteering at the Saginaw Rescue Mission