At Birmingham UMC, our congregation is active in both local and international missions. This is one way that we make a difference in the world by showing the love of God. For more information about how to get involved in any of the mission areas below, please contact Rev. Dr. Jennifer Wyant, Associate Pastor.
Action Ministries has recently joined forces with HOPE Atlanta. They are now working hand-in-hand to end hunger and homelessness in Atlanta. Housing Kits are a practical and powerful way to help clients in their programs. These kits ease the transition many families and individuals have traversing from street to home. You can read more about the organizations here. A few examples of a kit you, your family and friends, or your group can donate include:
Lots of ways!
Make your own bags and drop them at church.
Order off the Amazon Wishlist. Your supplies will be delivered to the church.
Make a monetary donation. We will use this money to complete home kits or donate the remaining directly to the organizations. You can give online. Please be sure to note it is for missions.
Each summer brings church-wide project to make lunches for MUST Ministries. MUST feeds hungry kids in seven north Atlanta counties with a nutritious meal each summer weekday. These children who normally depend on the school lunch program during the school year for nutrition.
Trinity Table is a part of Trinity United Methodist Church in Atlanta & Action Ministries. Each Sunday they provide food to those in Atlanta’s Capitol Hill neighborhood. Birmingham UMC has a long standing history of serving at Trinity Table.
Birmingham UMC supports the ministries of NFCC (North Fulton Community Charities) through several different means. Recently, the congregation stocked the food pantry & hosted a School Backpack Ministry where we collected backpacks and school supplies for middle schoolers.