Paid 100% of Apportionments and District Work Fund ($40,150.00)
Missions: Food Bank: $3,835 (plus food donations) iServe: $3,739 Compassion: $10,350 Guatemala: $7,253* Honduras: $19,362* (*Includes team fees and airfare raised by mission team members) UMCOR: $4,756 Special Conference Offerings: $1,455 Thanksgiving Meal: $2,240 (plus food donations) Provided scholarships for children to attend GROW Camps: $945 Donation of over 5000 diapers for Hope Pregnancy Resource Center in Jefferson
TOTAL MISSION GIVING as of 12/19/18: $56,935
Thanks to your generosity to our needy fund, our congregation has made the following donations during December: Jackson County Family Connection Christmas Ministry: $3,000 Provided Christmas gifts for children of 20 Jackson County inmates Provided gifts for those living at Peace Place Provided utility assistance for several local families
Thank you for your faithfulness in supporting our general operating budget as well as going the extra mile in giving to our mission opportunities. As we read in Luke 6:28, “Give, and it will be given to you. Good measure, pressed down, shaken together, running over, will be put into your lap. For with the measure you use it will be measured back to you.”
2018 giving statements will be available in late January. Donna Wilson, Treasurer
"A Place to Know, Grow, and Show God's Love"
A Stephen Ministry Congregation •A Chrysalis, Walk to Emmaus, and Kairos Congregation •A Disciple Bible Study Congregation Office Located at 16 Cherry St. • Commerce, GA 30529 Office: (706) 335-4018 • Pre-school: (706) 335-9589 Office Hours: Monday- Thursday 9:00am - 2:00pm Office closed on Friday. Contact Pastor Kathy Lamon by calling the church office or emailing her at KLamon@CommerceFUMC.org Church Office Email: CommerceFUMCOffice@gmail.com