Church youth at Holiday Stroll for NH Food Bank

“And now these three remain: faith, hope and love.
But the greatest of these is love.” 1 Corinthians 13:13

Call to serve from the Missions TeamCall to serve from the Missions Team

The Mission Tree: This is a wood post arranged with 12 cans. Each can is designated for a different church mission. This is intended to help keep our missions in the minds of our parishioners and provide a visual, along with the Missions Team poster in the fellowship hall which describes these missions in more detail. We are grateful to Matt Keenan for building this beautiful feature.

Mission Tree

Imagine No Malaria

Imagine No Malaria

Imagine No Malaria is an extraordinary effort to eliminate death and suffering from malaria in Africa by 2015. $10 saves one life in Africa. We plan to feature tangible displays for Imagine No Malaria during church service on several occasions, including a short video. We would like to coordinate a fundraiser with the church yard sale this year. We also would like volunteers to go to local business locations to set up a table with information to try to collect money for this program. Visit ImagineNoMalaria.org for more information.

NH Food Bank

NH Food Bank

The New Hampshire Food Bank has served as the only Food Bank in the Granite State since 1984, distributing donated and surplus food to over 400 registered agencies who in turn provide it to over 143,000 different men, women and children each year. A $1 donation provides two meals for the hungry. Based in Manchester, NH, they distribute food and money statewide. In the past the Children’s Sunday School class had a fundraiser for this program during the Christmas holiday sale. The mission team would like to support them in this effort in the coming year. Visit NHFoodBank.org for more information.

Heifer International

Heifer International

Heifer International does so much more than put food in the mouths of hungry people. Heifer helps people feed themselves. We are planning a bike ride fundraiser for this program. Visit Heifer.org for info. Our original goal was $120, which will provide a goat for a needy family. The success of our pie pot-luck enabled the Sunday School children to choose a goat as well as two flocks of hope to donate from our church.

Gift Cards for the Hungry

Gift Cards for the Hungry

Our church will be providing small food gift cards to area locations to be distributed as needed for the local poor. This is a project suggested by a church member to reach out to our community. We are planning a bike ride fundraiser for this program $10 provides one gift card.

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  • Monadnock Hunger Walk – Area Groups Working Together for Hunger Relief As Spring returns to the Monadnock region, area churches and community groups will be coming together to celebrate the season and walk for hunger relief. Taking a page out of the ‘support local’ movement, representatives of Fitzwilliam Community Church, Greenfield Covenant Church, Peterborough Unitarian Universalist Church, Peterborough Union Congregational Church, and Peterborough United Methodist Church ...
  • Third time’s the charm for PUMC and local homeless shelters Benefit SupperPeterborough United Methodist Church wants to serve you and yours a “stick to your ribs” supper on Saturday, April 1st. The church’s missions team is repeating a benefit dinner that will support local housing charities – MATS and Shelter From the Storm. The benefit Chicken Dinner last year raised over $1,000 for transitional housing. The menu ...
  • Homeless Persons’ Memorial Day – Call to Action Candlelight vigilPastor Lena Mark, a board member for Hundred Nights shelter, wrote the following Call to Action to present at the Homeless Memorial Vigil held in Keene NH on December 21, 2016: Watch the video posted by CJ the DJ: Tonight we stand in unison – along with communities across this state and nation – to remember those ...
  • Good Times at Peak Into Peterborough October 2016 Calendar for Prayer and Action for HungerPeak Into Peterborough was held on October 15, 2016. PUMC participated with a theme on Imagine No Malaria and introducing our church to the community. We were given 2 spaces to allow for set up of several tables for face painting, temporary hair coloring, crafts, snacks, literature and posters on Imagine No Malaria and ...
  • October 2016 Calendar for Prayer and Action for Hunger October 2016 Calendar for Prayer and Action for HungerPlease join us during the month of October for a mindfulness exercise regarding hunger. Download calendar PDF New Hampshire Food Bank NH’s only food bank since 1984. They help feed over 139,730 men, women and children each year. For every $1 donated, you provide 2 meals. http://www.NHFoodBank.org Special collection Sunday October 30 for NH Food Bank 1. Genesis 18:1-15 At your meal ...
  • Special Collection and Cake Sale for Arun Benefit SupperWorld’s Children Sponsorship The 2016 Sponsorship Drive for World’s Children is underway! This year, the United Methodist Women are asking our church congregation to help raise the $360 sponsorship it takes to care for Arun Hanumanthu, the young boy that our church has sponsored since he arrived at the Methodist Boarding Home for Boys and Girls ...
  • Get On In Here and Eat! It’s All for A Great Cause! Benefit SupperPeterborough United Methodist Church wants to serve you and yours a “stick to your ribs” supper on Saturday, April 2nd. The church’s missions team is repeating a benefit dinner that will support local housing charities – MATS and Shelter From the Storm. The benefit Chicken Dinner last year raised over $1,000 for transitional housing. The menu ...
  • God Influencing My Life – Witness by Susan Witness by Susan Lindquist Sometimes your greatest mission can seem so darned ordinary… One of the most satisfying actions that I take every day is to make a meal for my family. I’ve taken great joy over the years when the kids smacked their lips over certain meals or begged me to make one of their favorite ...
  • Call to Serve from the Missions Team Dear Church Family, The Missions Team has spent the past year devoting itself to many causes, and doing many good works. We have raised an astonishing amount of donations from our little church, and our church family that is willing to give so much. The contributions we have made are bringing good news to people all ...
  • Progress: Native American Ministries Sunday We raised $138 for the UMC Giving‘s recent Special Sunday, Native American Ministries Sunday. Native American Ministries Sunday As a member of The United Methodist Church, your gift, on this day, equips Native congregations—like New York’s Onondaga Nation UMC and Nebraska’s Native American Sacred Winds congregation—to worship and serve as only they can. This work, and hundreds of ...

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