The mission committee has been a very active group at First United Methodist Church in Jacksonville. Rev. Barbara Hugghins is the staff liaison for the Mission Work Area. Missions is under the Go team which is led by Jerry Halpain & Bill Willeford. Areas in which a person can volunteer include:
Health Kits and Baby Layettes and School Kits are needed by UMCOR. Instructions can be found on the UMCOR Website.
Financial support to:
- Our Missionaries: Rev.Umba Kalangwa and Mrs. Ngoy Kalangwa in Tanzania
- Heifer Project International
- Special Camp for mentally challenged adults
- St. Stephens Society in our local church –food pantry and financial assistance to those in need