MISSIONS How YOU can help – Get Involved!
Mission Shares – United Methodist Conference connectional support provides ministerial support, global and regional missions and relief and more (read more…)
Lisbon Area Christian Outreach (LACO) – volunteer serviced food pantry and clothing bank supported by 9 local churches and the local communities of Bowdoin, Durham & Lisbon. The church also supports the program through fundraising activities, (read more…)
Lisbon Homeless Project – the church works in conjunction with the Lisbon School Dept. liaison to provide school supplies and needs to homeless students (& their families). (read more…)
Camp Mechuwana (read more) http://www.mechuwana.org
OUTREACH – Outreach Committee – serves as a body to collect donations for various mission projects, both locally and nationally, such as the U.S.M.C. Reserves’ “Toys for Tots” program (and more…).
Imagine No Malaria
Habitat for Humanity Heifer Project
Operation Gratitude http://www.operationgratitude.com/
Toys for Tots
LOCAL COMMUNITY SUPPORT
Christmas Dinner-in-a-Box serving 21 families in the Lisbon community each year
Backpack program/School supplies for local children
Tedford Shelter — “Warm Thy Neighbor” heating assistance program – Also a recipient of proceeds from LUMC’s annual NHN 5K Run/Walk
Tree Street Youth Center
Coupons for the Active duty military
Can Tabs for Shriner’s program
Nurture Committee – group care for congregation. Members send cards to other church attendees to celebrate a special occasion or call/visit shut-ins or the ill to keep them connected to the church family.
Meals for Seniors Click the program name to learn more
Cards of Care for residents of local assisted-living care facilities
Prayer Shawl Project
Soup-er Bowl (meals for shut-ins)
Widow’s Fellowship – Open to all – this group meets once a month for lunch and fellowship support. Occasional special porgrams are presented. Contact Virginia Barden for details.