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POVERTY AND HUNGER MINISTRIES - MAKE A DIFFERENCE!

Poverty and Hunger Ministries at Lancaster UMC

 

Join the effort to make a difference here in the Antelope Valley and around the world.  

We are committed to doing ministry with the poor and hungry, not just for them.

Let us know if you'd like to join us.  EMAIL:   lumc@lancasterunited.org and tell us of your interest.

 

In 3 to 5 years (by 2014-2017) we, the people of the Lancaster UMC, want to make a significant difference in the area of Poverty and Hunger here in the Antelope Valley and around the world.

 
We invite any and all to join us in this effort.





 




Currently we have these ministries: 

     • The COMMUNITY KITCHEN
Every Monday and Thursday  serves from 250 to 500 lunches a day.  You can join the TEAM that makes it all happen.
(email Merica: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)

     • FIVE ALIVE:
Going out into the community on a Sunday Morning every 5th Sunday to help clean up yards, visit retirement homes and be a good neighbor. 
(email Pastor Jason: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)


     • POVERTY SUPPORT Group:
people helping people find the resources, opportunities and spiritual strength to make it day by day.
(email Janie: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)


     • ALTERNATIVE CHRISTMAS GIVING:
offers donations to worthwhile charities for us to give to others rather than more "stuff." 
(email Janie: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)

       
     • Our "ANGEL GIVING TREE"
at Christmas provides toys for families without the ability to give a Christmas for their children.
(email Ellen: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)


     • CASA Volunteers (Court Appointed Special Advocates)
People who work with young people and children in extreme situatiaons to give them a chance in life. 

(email Jean: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)


     • OVERSEAS ADOPTIONS AND CHILD SUPPORT
Taking on the care and clothing of a child in another country.
(email Ann: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info.)


    • The CROP WALK
Every fall where we join people from all over the Antelope Valley in raising funds to eradicate hunger.  National website is here.
(email Dick: lumc@lancasterunited.org for info)



 













 

 

 
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