Blessing Box : 24/7 micro food pantry box of non-perishable food outside on the Allen St. side “take what you need, leave the rest for others”.
Little Church School: Tuesdays & Thursdays 8:30am – 3pm
. Pre-School for 2 years old – 4 years old children. (September – May). Following the Edna ISD calendar.
. You can contact us through the church office at 782-3561 for more information. Registration for the 2021-2022 year is open, packets available in the church office or for download from the Little Church School webpage .
Mission Trip 2021: June 11th – 20th
You can drive down to the Valley and work a few days or the whole time.
. For more info: contact Sandy Fellers.
. To sign up: contact Sandy Fellers or church office.
Improving Literacy: Commit 30 minutes or 1 hour a week to reading to students or allowing them to read to you at Edna Elementary or Industrial East Elementary during the school day. Bring your photo ID.
Jackson County Food Distribution: Golden Crescent Food Bank distributes food once a month on last Friday 9am at Shelby Park. Volunteers welcome.
Helping Hands: offers food, clothing, household goods, and temporary partial financial assistance (as available). Volunteers help clients, or sort and restock donated items. Open Thursdays 9am-noon , located at 324 E. Main St., Edna.
Salvation Army of Jackson County: offers temporary partial financial assistance (as available). Office in First Baptist Church, Edna. Volunteers needed for bell ringing in December.
Be the Church: Call, or Schedule porch visits or outside the window visits with the elderly, lonely, grieving, struggling, to check on them; Check in with your neighbors if they need help mowing their yard, picking up food or Rx, household tasks, etc.
Pray: Ask God where you are to go or do and how are you to serve to put your love of God in action. May you be a willing vessel that God can work through to transform lives! Please share with the office, the stories of what God has done.
Looking for more projects to support? Check out these ideas from UMC Global Ministries (umcmission.org). By giving through UMC The Advance, 100% of your donation reaches your chosen mission project or ministry.
Previous Mission Trips:
FUMC Edna Mission Trip 2019 – Weslaco, TX