Attend the Macon Sharefest
The Northeast Region Festival of Sharing will be held in Macon, Mo., on Saturday, Sept. 7. The schedule for the day is as follows: 9:30 a.m. packing projects; 11:30 a.m. worship; noon lunch; 1-3 p.m. distribution. We will be taking the church shuttle bus to the event. If you are interested in participating, please sign up at church. You can also contact Pastor Angie Olsen for more information.
August blue barrel collection
We are collecting Reading and Writing Kits for Missouri kids for the Festival of Sharing. Please place the following in a 2-2.5 gallon zip lock bag and drop in the blue barrel in the Welcome Center: six pencils with erasers, two 70-page bound notebooks, one pencil holder, four folders with pockets, 12-inch ruler, one pair of child's scissors, one large eraser, box of 24 crayons, one box of 10 markers, two medium pens.
Tags of Hope
Tags of Hope is spreading hope and love to foster children in mid-Missouri through a unique clothing closet at Community. Anyone interested in helping sort donations is invited to join volunteers on Wednesday mornings from 9-11. Questions? Email Christi Farmer at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers needed: Loaves and Fishes
Loaves and Fishes offers meals at Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church to those who are in need. Community serves on the third and fourth Saturdays of every month, 4:30-6:45 p.m. Please consider helping with this caring ministry. You can sign up in the Welcome Center or contact Kaye Miller at 881-5826.
Bike to the Future
Community is excited to partner with the Missouri Annual Conference and Love Inc. in a new ministry in Columbia - Bike to the Future. The church will provide space to store and repair bikes to be given to people with transportation needs. For more information, click here.
Turning Point Ministry
Do you have a heart to serve the homeless? The Turning Point ministry at Wilkes Boulevard United Methodist Church is looking for volunteers to be front desk greeters. Front desk hours are 8 a.m.-noon, Monday-Friday. The hours you serve can be flexible to accommodate your schedule. If interested, please contact Ann Moreton at 573-881-1860 or email@example.com.
Container Project packing event
The Container Project works with the Rainbow Network to supply clothing, school supplies, layettes, toys and more for those in need in Nicaragua.
A team gathers and packs once a month at the Mobility Worldwide warehouse at 1908 Heriford Road.
For more information, contact John Stafford.