2013 MONTHLY EMPHASIS FOR LOCAL MISSIONS

JUNE ~ 12th Annual HONDURAS MISSION TRIP

 

Honduras Mission Trip 2012

A team of ten will be traveling to Honduras  the week of July 6th for their 12th annual Mission trip.  Donations will be used to offset construction costs of a new worship pavilion outside of La Ceiba, Honduras.  Earmark your check “Honduras”.

 

THE FOLLOWING ARE PAST MONTHS MISSION EMPHASIS.

If you feel led to give to one of these missions, earmark your check whom you would like to give to and we will make sure it gets donated. 

 

JANUARY ~ CIRCLE OF LOVE

Thank you for the donations of $390.00 for Circle of Love.

This facility provides a safe shelter and/or services for women and children who are victims of family violence. Due to state cuts this  facility is having difficulty meeting their budget. Women and children of Morgan County are served by this shelter. To find out more about Circle of Love visit their website at CIRCLE OF LOVE.

 

FEBRUARY ~ CAMP TWIN LAKES

Thank you for the donation of $85.00 for Camp Twin Lakes.

Camp Twin Lakes provides camping opportunities for Children with health needs.  Campers can swim, ride horses, go boating and have all the experiences of any other camper.  If you would like to make a donation to help make these experiences possible please write your check to Madison FUMC and earmark your donation for "Camp Twin Lakes".  For more information about Camp Twin Lakes visit their website at CAMP TWIN LAKES.

 

MARCH ~ RELAY FOR LIFE

Thank you for the donation of $3,865.50 for Relay for Life.

Relay For Life is a life-changing event that helps communities across the globe celebrate the lives of people who have battled cancer, remember loved ones lost, and fight back against the disease.   

 

APRIL ~ MORGAN COUNTY SENIOR CENTER "MEALS ON WHEELS"

Thank you for the donation of $595.00 for "Meals on Wheels".

The mission emphasis for April was to help with the Meals on Wheels program for the Madison/Morgan County area. Government funding is being cut for this program. Volunteers for the Senior Center delivers 40 meals each day  Most recipients are homebound, alone, with medical problems.  Not only are they receiving a meal but a friendly visit for the many volunteers who deliver for the Morgan County Senior Center.  Recipients pay what they can, but in most cases doesn't cover the cost of the meal.  Thank you for your donation for this program. Earmark your check “Meals on Wheels”.

 

MAY ~ FELLOWSHIP OF CHRISTIAN ATHLETES

Thank you for the donation of $165.00 for "FCA".

The mission emphasis for May was the Fellowship of Christian Athletes.  FCA has grown into the largest sports ministry in the world.  Through this shared passion for athletics and faith, lives are changed for current and future generations.  FCA's efforts are focused on their "4C's" of Ministry:  Coaches, Campus, Camp and Community.  There are many volunteer opportunities through each of these "4C's" of ministry.  We have a very active FCA in our community that has impated many of our youth.  Bo Fowler is our Area Director.  He can be contacted by cell ~ 706-224-9863 or email ~ bofowler@fca.org.