Missional Outreach News

Martin Luther King, Jr. Weekend and Black History Month Events: January & February 2018 - The following events will take place throughout January and February 2018 in honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Black History Month.
Injustice quote from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. [GEN]ERATION TRANSFORMATION: Young Adult Mission Opportunities - The Global Missions Program is a 2-year mission opportunity for young adults ages 20-30.
Labors for Neighbors roof Labors for Neighbors Recovery Missions - Labors for Neighbors is a Methodist missional roofing organization comprised of experienced volunteers who have been replacing damaged roofs since hurricanes Katrina and Rita in 2005.
Litany for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: January 15, 2018 - Litany for Martin Luther King, Jr. Day: January 15, 2018. God of all people, of all races, and of all nations,
Help needed for emergency shelter for homeless during freezing weather - Oak Lawn UMC is currently serving as a temporary emergency shelter and is seeking help from our sister churches in the conference in specific ways.
VIM Trainings: Spring 2018 - The UMVIM training aims to ensure that mission teams do not inadvertently “help” in ways that hurt and nurtures attitudes of respect and true partnership with the people served.
Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort FAQs - Get the latest information about how you and your church can be a part of Hurricane Harvey recovery. Start making your plans for 2018 and beyond now!
youth homelessness Youth Homelessness - The North Texas Conference Board of Church and Society has claimed the issue of youth homelessness as its ministry focus for 2016 to 2020.
Jonathan Perry with immigrants Refugee Sunday Transforms Lives - This year, the churches of the North Texas Conference were invited to observe Refugee Sunday on December 3rd, the first Sunday of Advent.
An Innovative Bus Ministry - There is energy and enthusiasm at New World UMC in Garland with its bus ministry that picks up children from the neighborhood for Sunday School.