Virginia Conference Disaster Response — Teams Needed

VIRGINIA CONFERENCE DISASTER RESPONSE In February, storms and multiple tornadoes swept across Virginia causing loss of life, injuries, and severe property damage in communities in three districts of the conference. Work teams are being requested for the following dates and locations. Sept. 12-16 (Evergreen, Tappahannock, and Waverly) Sept. 19-23 (Tappahannock) Sept. 26-30 (Waverly) Oct. 03-07 (Evergreen) Oct. 17-21 (Waverly) Oct. 24-28 (Tappahannock, […]

CUBA — South Carolina Conference still has a few spots open!

CUBA November 11-20, 2016. South Carolina Conference UMVIM Coordinator Derial Ogburn still has a few spots open for the mission journey he is leading to Cuba. His team will be doing construction near Santa Clara. The cost is $2000 and includes airfare from Miami. For additional information, please contact Derial at dogburn537@aol.com. Please note that the deadline […]

Mountain Top AIM (Adults In Ministry) Weekends

Mountain Top is gearing up for their AIM (Adults In Ministry) weekends. The weekends are for adults (18 and older), and you can sign up as a group or individually. College students can come for a reduced rate as well as first timers. The AIM program seeks to bring adults (18 and over) from all […]

PROJECTS IN CHILE

PROJECTS IN CHILE Please contact the Sarah Matthews at sarah.matthews@tnumc.com for additional information. Northern District of Chile: The Methodist Church of Chile has been trying to start a Church community in the town of Hurra, a town of about 2,000 people in the Middle of the Antacama Desert. They have the property and a building was constructed, […]

Opportunity to Serve in Virginia

The Virginia Conference invites teams from around the Southeastern Jurisdiction to come and help with long-term recovery in areas affected by the February 24 tornado outbreak. There are open weeks this summer and throughout the fall. For additional information or to schedule your team, contact Forrest White, Long-Term Recovery Manager and UMVIM Coordinator for the Virginia Conference, at VirginiaUMVIM@gmail.com.

Opportunity to Serve in Alabama West Florida

Certified Chain Saw Operators and Roof Tarpers are being requested for one-day shifts, any Monday–Saturday in Century, FL, located one hour north of Pensacola. There are several properties that need large trees, stumps, and debris cleared off of property so that demolition can begin. Additionally, there are several homes with leaking tarps that need replacement until new roofs can […]

Opportunity to Serve in Central Texas

The Central Texas United Methodist Conference is in need of trained Early Response Teams from other conferences and jurisdictions to help with flooding in their area. They are currently working in the cities of Granbury of Cisco. For more information, please contact Rev. Laraine Waughtal atlaraine@ctcumc.org or Sheryl Crumrine at sheryl@ctcumc.org. If you are ready to register your team, please click here.