Ministry with the Poor

Ministry with the Poor

We are the Church of the Poor and those in Ministry with the Poor. Following Jesus’ example of servant leadership, we are all called to walk humbly alongside those at society’s margins - working with them for the transformation of this world. Learn More

Global Health

Global Health

Abundant Health is The United Methodist Church's primary global health initiative that will focus on efforts to promote physical, emotional and spiritual well-being. I came that they may have life, and have it abundantly. Gospel of John 10:10 Learn More

Information on 2015 Christmas Tornadoes in North Texas

The North Texas Conference has opened up a Recovery Office based out of First UMC Rowlett to assist tornado survivors from the December 26, 2015, tornadoes and storms.

For updates and information on how to help, including church and individual donations, please click here.

Donate Online to The North Texas Disaster Relief Fund Latest Information on Relief Effort



Center for Missional Outreach News

  • June 15, 2016: Recovery Office Case Managers Help in Rowlett, Garland, and Wylie
  • June 15, 2016: Zip Code Connection Launches New Website
  • Rethink Poverty: A Helping Without Hurting Weekend - October 21-22, 2016
  • News from Dallas Missionary Mary Escobar
  • Arkansas Conference Mission Team Trip to Cuba: January 19-30, 2017
  • United Methodist General Conference 2016 Affirms Next Global Health Initiative: Abundant Health: Our Promise to Children
  • May 16, 2016: ZOE Ministry Grant
  • May 16, 2016: Ecumenical Ministries News - Episcopal-UMC Dialogue Communiqué