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“Do all the good you can,

By all the means you can,

In all the ways you can,

In all the places you can,

At all the times you can,

To all the people you can,

As long as ever you can."

John Wesley

As part of our mission to live a life of service, Messiah United Methodist Church is committed to supporting organizations at the local, national, and international level. Some examples are listed below:

Aid for Friends

Colonial Neighborhood Council

Habitat for Humanity

Heifer International

Servants in Fellowship

Laurel House

Norristown Ministries

Philabundance

Red Bird Mission

Samaritan's Purse

Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission

UNICEF

Welfare to Work

LCFS Refugee Resettlement Program

• The Steele and Linglebach Elementary Schools - Philadelphia, PA

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We Aim to be Disciples of Jesus Christ

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The Eastern PA Conference collected flood buckets for Texas and Florida and neighboring states in the wake of Hurricane Harvey and Irma. One way we as a community helped was by supplying flood buckets to those in need. Messiah collected materials and put them together.

 

Thank you to all who helped with this event, it was a success.

It has been decided that this will be a continued mission of Messiah, and we will continue to collect supplies and assemble flood buckets throughout the year.  For a list of materials needed, please call the church office between Mon. - Fri. from 9am-noon.

A Call for Hurricane Harvey and Irma Relief

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Messiah's Christmas Challenge 2017

Messiah's 2017 Christmas Challenge raised $7,153 for Cradles to Crayons in addition to many clothing items for donation to children living in poverty in the Philadelphia area.  We sent a group of 21 volunteers to work in Cradles to Crayon's warehouse in Conshohocken on December 17th, sorting donations of clothing to be distributed to those in need.  Thank you to all who participated in this year's Challenge through the gift of your money, goods, and time!!  We will deliver the donated items and financial contribution in January, and will schedule a second volunteering trip - details to follow.

 

Did you know that 37% of children in Philadelphia live below the poverty line?  Messiah’s 2017 Christmas Challenge supported Cradles to Crayons.  The mission of this organization is to provide children living in poverty with items that they need to thrive at home, school, and play.  They collect new and nearly new children’s items and distribute them in the five southeastern counties surrounding Philadelphia and Camden, New Jersey.  To learn more about their work, please visit cradlestocrayons.org