MISSIONS AT CENTER CHURCH
MISSIONS BAKING CHALLENGE!!!
We all missed having our annual dessert auction to raise money for missions back in the Spring. Now's your chance to enjoy some of your favorite delicious treats, and support our missionaries and mission projects! Follow ordering instructions below...
Call one of the bakers listed below to place your order.
Your order will be safely delivered to your door.
Mail a check with your donation to the church, or CLICK HERE to give online. (Please note that your donation is for Missions Dessert Auction.)
Thank you for supporting Center Church Missions!
Anne Wagner-World's Best Cookies, 336-708-4229
Jeanette Gann-Cakes or Pies, 336-668-0269
Linda Reavis-CAKES, 336-349-9230
Cecil Donahue- Reeses Chocolate Pudding, 336-209-5875
Nancy Ellis – Pecan Pies & Chocolate Bark, 336-392-5407
BACK PACK BUDDIES
Items needed this month:
boxed mac & cheese
bags of Goldfish crackers
boxes of Cheese-It
plastic jars of applesauce
Please drop your donations on the bench by the main church entrance.
WHAT does mission work look like at center church?
We definitely take a "hands on" approach when it comes to missions. We know it is our calling to serve our community and abroad, just as Jesus did. Listed below are some of the programs we are involved in to serve our community. Want to know how you can help? Contact us at CenterUMCgso@gmail.com to talk with someone about the many ways you can be involved in mission work at Center Church.
Backpack Buddies-sending non perishable foods to families in need at Northern
Urban Ministries of Greensboro
Church Under the Bridge
Crop Walk for Hunger
Pathways Shelter of Greensboro—providing and serving a meal on the fifth Tuesday of the month
Co-sponsoring a community blood drive for the American Red Cross
Out of the Garden Project of Greensboro (www.outofthegardenproject.com); collecting foods and packing snacks for children in need in Guilford County
Packing and delivering flood buckets and providing monetary support for disaster relief efforts of the United Methodist Committee on Relief - UMCOR (www.umcor.org)
Assisting financially General Board of Global Ministries' missionary, Vickie Sigmon, of Open Arms Community in Winston-Salem (www.umcmission.org)
Financially assisting a missionary family stationed overseas
Armenia Building Teams
Breakfast Burritos - One Saturday each month, a group gathers in the Fellowship Hall at 5:30 on Friday evening to prepare breakfast burritos. The next morning, a group takes the burritos to downtown Greensboro to feed the homeless. The date varies, so check the church calendar for this exciting and worthwhile mission endeavor. We welcome help in preparing and/or serving as well as financial assistance with the ingredients.