Are you mission minded? Do you have a heart to serve? Then First United Methodist Church of Gadsden is the place for you!
Approximately 36% of GFUMC's annual budget supports missions and outreach that goes beyond the walls of our church into our community, across the country, and throughout the world.
SERVING PEOPLE...Moving us out into the community to serve with God’s love
♦ Clothes Closet Team provides free clothing to the community.
♦ Mission Team supports missions and agencies in our community that serve others.
♦ Servant Ministries Team helps us to reach out to our community in new and exciting ways, challenging us to be the hands and feet of Jesus Christ in the world.
♦ “Ladle of Love” Teams serve lunch to the hungry each Friday.
♦ The Friends of the ELC Consignment Sale offers quality clothing to the community and benefits the Early Learning Center, twice per year
Join the Mission Team! There are many ongoing service opportunities that the mission team works, develops, and leads our church family in!
There are more ways to serve at GFUMC! Call today to see how you can join a team or group in one of these areas:
Weekly Soup Kitchen: Cook, Host and Serve on Fridays of each week.
Backpacks for Kids gives food for weekends for kids at the C.L.I.C.K. at East Gadsden UMC.
Collect stuffed animals for hospital ministry.
Quarterly, fill twenty bags with personal hygiene items for 13th place (a group home for teenage girls).
Gift to Gadsden: Provide a program each summer offering free workshops to the community taught by our talented and gifted members. which will be July 26th-July 29th.
Maintain a clothes closet which provides free clothing for the community.
Bring a Bible Sunday.
Contribute monthly to Love Center, Manna, Upper Sand Mountain. Bring socks Sunday.
Fill Christmas stockings for Salvation Army at Christmas.
Fill grocery bags with food at Thanksgiving for local agencies.
Help fund and work the community Thanksgiving dinner.