First United Methodist Church of Rockport, Texas
Thursday, July 20, 2017
Growing Families in Christ

OUTREACH

First United Methodist of Rockport is dedicated to helping folks in our community. There are many local organization that are supported by the members of FUMC. 
 
We encourage your involvement in any of these ministries which you feel God calling you into.  For more information about how to get involved in any of these, please contact the church office at 361-729-1659.
 
Prescription Assistance is a ministry that assists eligible community members with applying for prescription drug programs.  The team meets weakly on Mondays from 1-3pm.
 
ReNu Your Home is a minsitry that seeks out homeowners who need home repair and maintenance work that they are not able to provide for themselves.  Volunteer teams are matched with a project.
 
Good Samaritans This organization accepts donations of food and money in order to provide food, rent assistance, and utility payments to identified needy. Church members have an opportunity to volunteer time in the pantry, reception area or work directly with the client assessing needs. Food donations are collected regularly at the church.
 
Community Table is a weekly meal ministry held at the Presbyterian Church and hosted by area churches.  Our church is responsible for providing a meal every 6-8 weeks.  Cooks and crew are needed to prepare, serve, and clean-up.   Food Handling credentials are required. 
 
Castaways Many FUMC members spend 2 or 3 hours a week volunteering at Castaways, which is an organization that accepts donations of clothing and other items and sells them at a low cost.   Wednesday is the day when our volunteers work in the back room pricing items for the store.   Thursday is "Methodist day", when volunteers from First Church work in the shop.