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Families in Mission

We believe that loving and serving others is an important part of discipleship. We show our love for God in how we love others. Therefore we seek opportunities to involve children in loving our neighbors through acts of service and justice. 

Special Service Events

Crafts and Caroling at Marbridge

Holiday Bag Assembly

When: Saturday, November 5 at 10:30 am


Where: Bell Room (West of Sanctuary)


Mission: Assemble 100 holiday bags, each with all the ingredients necessary to create a holiday meal. Bags will be distributed through our Food Pantry and to families at Menchaca Elementary. 

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When: A Saturday in December to be scheduled

Where: Marbridge

Mission: Help the residents at Marbridge make a simple holiday craft or card and sing Christmas carols for them.

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5 Way Families Can Serve Through the Church

Pumpkin Patch

Worship Gear

Food Pantry

Note Writers


Volunteer as a family to help unload pumpkins on Sunday, September 25! Children love setting out the little pumpkins!

Schedule a shift to greet our neighbors and sell pumpkins in the lot. 

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Commit as a family to donating food each month. Children can donate their own money, shop and deliver food to church! Families can also volunteer to assemble food bags and/or hand out food on Saturday mornings.

Contact: Rebecca Oates

Help Ms. Kim clean and prep the worship gear shelves. Come up to church or take supplies home. Sharpen pencils and refill bags and straighten out the books and other supplies on the shelf!

Contact: Ms. Kim

Write notes for people on our prayer list or who are sick, in the hospital or have other needs. Children can draw pictures, make cards, or write notes of encouragement.

Contact: Nancy Zaloga

Join our MUMC Prayer Chain and pray as a family for those in need! You might spend 5 minutes a day praying over the concerns of your church family, or you can make it a weekly devotional activity!

Contact: Leslie Piggott

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