Missions

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Doing Justice, Loving Mercy, Walking Humbly with Our God

Micah 6:8

If you have a passion for serving others and being part of something bigger than yourself, join with KUMC in supporting missions at home and abroad!

Monthly Missions Opportunities

Each month, the missions committee brings a ministry to the congregation’s attention to support. We prayerfully choose organizations in need of funding that will also provide service opportunities through which we can experience and share the love of Christ.

December Monthly Missions Opportunity: Joy in the Harvest – Radio JOY

Our December MMO supports Joy In The Harvest in Tanzania, a familiar ministry in the life of KUMC. This ministry has a beautiful heart for the local people to meet the needs in the community with the light of Christ. The project that we are supporting this year is expanding their gospel-centered radio station, Radio Joy. Akin to the 1940s where people would gather around a radio at night, the local radio is the center of community culture. By building a $15,000 tower on top of a mountain, we can broadcast the message of the gospel directly into the homes of over 600,000 additional residents of diverse religious backgrounds. Upon completion, this would be the only local radio station in the area and has the potential for incredible effectiveness. Join us as we lift the name of Jesus to the remotest places of the world.

Local Missions

Society of St Stephen

Provides food, clothing and limited financial assistance with utilities and medication to residents in our Service Area at no cost to the client. Back to school supplies and holiday help are special events for SOSS.

Oasis Foster and Adoptive Care Ministry

Their mission is to serve and love vulnerable children and foster/adoptive families in the NE Houston area. Support includes assistance with home study, initial placement, respite care, and Parent’s Night Out. Click here to learn more.

Feed My Lambs

A year-round ministry, providing lunches to elderly, disabled, and low income residents of White Oak Apt. in Porter, Texas. Meals are provided at no charge, without regard to age, race, religion, or gender.

Anti-Human Trafficking

Supports groups throughout the Houston area working on the front lines to eliminate human trafficking. Activities range from education and awareness to restorative care at Freedom Place.

Oaks of Righteousness

A non-profit, faith-based, residential facility that offers support for female ex-offenders who desire to make positive life changes and become productive members of society.

Regional Missions

Prison Ministries

Offering the love of Christ to incarcerated men and women through weekly studies, prayer and share, mentoring, Kairos, Jubilee, and Epiphany programs.

Methodist Children’s Home

Serves children and youth through residential programs on the Waco campus and MCH Boys Ranch, and through transition services, foster care as well as a variety of community based programs.  Each year KUMC supports MCH through financial donations and helping some of the youth attend a UMARMY camp.

UM ARMY

United Methodist Reachout Mission by Youth helps youth and adults experience Christian growth through service to others. Participants meet home repair and maintenance needs for those who are physically or financially unable to make needed repairs themselves.

FLIPt

Flipt is a local mission for completed 6th-8th graders. The students will work outside on local pre-selected home sites in Kingwood and Humble. At night the students will stay at KUMC with adult volunteers also attending worship after working on sites.

Global Missions

Joy in the Harvest

A Christian mission working in Tanzania, Africa. KUMC helps support feeding programs, healing needs, and JOY radio station through financial donations and mission trips.

MAP Costa Rica

In the mountains of Costa Rica the truth and restorative power of Jesus Christ is spreading. At the heart of this movement is the witness of a community of faith-filled Christian being led by Marlon and Jessica Obando, and the Holy Spirit.

Mission of Hope, Haiti

Exists to bring life transformation through the good news of Jesus Christ to every man, woman, and child in Haiti.  They accomplish this goal by providing education, meals, clean water, outreach medical clinics, pastoral training, and community development. Their in-country leadership is predominantly Haitian and their efforts change lives daily.

Disaster Relief

If you or someone you know would like to be considered for help through this fund, complete the application and return to Rev. Clint Wyllie.

Applications will be reviewed confidentially by a Disaster Relief Fund committee who will contact you within one week of receiving your application.  If you or someone you know needs volunteer help to restore your home, please contact the church office.