Missions

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March Mission: UMCOR Relief Kits

by TracyS

During the month of March, Gretna United Methodist Church focused on gathering supplies to make various relief kits in support of the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR). UMCOR’s greatest need right now is Bedding Kits and Health Kits and our congregation put together 69 Health Kits and 11 Bedding Kits!  Donations were also made in order to assemble […]

BuzzOff Raises Funds for ImagineNoMalaria

by Webservant

On Sunday, January 25th, the Gretna United Methodist Church hosted our annual ‘Buzz Off’ Dodgeball Tournament that raises money for ImagineNoMalaria.org. This organization, among many things, distributes insecticide-treated bed nets to protect children in Africa from being bitten by the malaria carrying mosquitos. The tournament is always a fun way to raise money while having […]

New Hope Life Center for Women – Mission Trip

by Webservant

Volunteers interested in attending a Mission Exploration Outing on Thursday, January 15 from 12:30PM-2PM at The New Hope Life Center For Women. New Hope Life Center was created to see individuals receive healing from past pain and failure, establish new paradigms for living, and successfully become able to sustain and grow their own physical, mental, […]

Warm Clothing Needed

by Webservant

Warm Clothing needed for the Youth Emergency Services, a Shelter Program that offers a structured home and family-style environment, an Outreach Program that assists street-dependent youth with their immediate needs and a Drop-in Center where street-dependent youth receive positive help and support. The center provides a safe place for youth to receive services such as […]