The Heart of Missions, January 2019

The January Heart of Missions includes:

  • We are sad to say goodbye to Kristi Corbin who has served as Mission Coordinator these past four years. This is her last “Heart of Missions” publication.
  • Canteen Run hosting a Spaghetti Supper Fundraiser on January 26 from 5-7 pm at Savoy United Methodist Church.

The Heart of Missions, December 2018

The December Heart of Missions includes:

  • Angel Tree donations
  • Special Advent and Christmas offerings
  • ESL updates

The Heart of Missions, November 2018

The November Heart of Missions includes:

  • Learn more about our ESL program.
  • Winter shelters for men and women could use your help either by volunteering or with much needed supplies.
  • empty tomb Christmas Giveaway December 7 and 8.
  • Local children’s needs will once again be support by our Angel Tree beginning after Thanksgiving.

The Heart of Missions, October 2018

The October Heart of Missions includes:

  • Big event — big success!
  • World Mission sends money to hurricane relief;
  • Raindrop update from 2016.

The Heart of Missions, September 2018

The September Heart of Missions includes:

  • Hearts, Hand & Voices, September 16, with worship, food and working together on local mission needs;
  • ESL volunteer tutors needed;
  • Local mission announcements.

The Heart of Missions, August 2018

The August Heart of Missions includes:

  • Shop this Sunday, August 12, at 1:30 pm at Salt & Light, 1819 South Philo Road, Urbana;
  • Jesus is the Way Prison Ministry Banquet and fundraiser on August 24 from 6-8 pm.  Read more about the ministry and what it is doing in our community;
  • SAFE House Benefit Concert Sunday, August 26, from 3-7 pm at Hessel Park.

The Heart of Missions, July 2018

The July Heart of Missions includes:

  • Raindrop Project to benefit Healing Hands in the Congo (DR);
  • CU at Home in final stages to move to TIMES Center.

The Heart of Missions, June 2018

The June Heart of Missions includes:

  • All American Cookout this Sunday, June 10, at 5 pm.  Bring a salad or dessert to share.  Hamburgers, hot dogs, chips and beverage provided.
  • International Taste of First Pres Sunday, June 24, from 4-6 pm.  Bring a cultural or ancestral dish to share.
  • Pastor Daniel Izquierdo will visit our congregation June 7-11 and will join us at the All American Cookout. 
  • Rev. Dr. Ary Fernandez Alban will be our guest Sunday, June 24.

The Heart of Missions, May 2018

The May Heart of Missions includes:

  • Sandy Carr honored by Austin’s Place;
  • Pentecost Offering Sunday, May 20;
  • Needs from local agencies.

The Heart of Missions, April 2018

The April Heart of Missions includes:

  • Earth Care and Cuba Sunday April 22.
  • Day trip to Kemmerer Village on May 2. RSVP by April 25.