MONTICELLO BAPTIST CHURCH
Thursday, August 21, 2014
A Church of Faith, Fellowship, and Love
The Women’s Missionary Union (WMU) is our ladies’ mission organization.
The WMU consist of a Council, Women’s Groups, GA’s and Mission Friends.
We have two WMU groups that meet each month:
GA’s, Mission Friends and RA’s
Meet each Wednesday night after Family Night Supper at 6:45 p.m. Children have an opportunity to discover what missions work is and how they can become involved.
Missions In Our Own Back Yard
Through our “Missions In Our Own Back Yard” Program the following projects were identified for mission involvement.
The SunRise Thrift Store Volunteers are needed to man the store
The Community Food Bank Volunteers are needed for distributions
Mentoring Program Volunteers are asked to give 1 hour per week to mentor a child
Operation Sandbox Cards and care packages will be sent to our troups, Volunteers
are needed to collect items, compile boxes and operate booth
at the Deer Festival on 1st Saturday in November
Operation Christmas Child Boxes will be prepared for children to be sent to foreign
countries for Christmas through the Samaritian’s Purse
Operation Christmas Child Regional Collections Center
Volunteers will be needed to man the collections center for our
Bike-A-Thon GA’s, Mission Friends and RA’s will be conducting a Bike A Thon
To raise money for the postage on Operation Christmas Child
boxes that they will put together
DFCS/ MLJ Christmas Project Volunteers are needed to help furnish items for Christmas for
families either by sponsoring a family, shopping for a family or
man the distribution day for pickup
More information about WMU can be found at http://www.wmu.com/index.php?q=adults/women-mission/welcome-women-mission.