Tag: volunteer

Information Center Team

If you enjoy welcoming and helping others, we need your warmth and enthusiasm at the Information Center on Sunday mornings! You do not need to know all of the answers. All you need is your love to serve people with a warm smile and welcoming hospitality to those who walk through our doors at Manchester…
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Missional Discipleship Group

The Missional Discipleship Group is a quarterly event for any and all who are passionate about Missions, involved in Missions at Manchester, and Missions Ministry Leaders. In this space, we enjoy food, fellowship, and fun together as we learn more about what’s going on in our church, how to get involved, and how to support…
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Children sit in a circle on the floor hearing a book read to them.

Literacy Initiative

The Literacy Initiative is a new ministry of Manchester UMC that supports Peabody Elementary School in the City of St. Louis. We are looking for volunteers to help fourth grade students read and enhance their literacy skills. While this is a great opportunity for those with a background in education, you need no experience other…
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Weekend Serving Roles

There are so many ways you can get involved and help others at Manchester UMC. Our weekend services provide a wide-range of serving opportunities for all ages, abilities, schedules and preferences. Check out some of the most popular ways to help and make a difference on the weekends. If you’d like help in choosing a…
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Off-Site Missions

Manchester UMC is a church that strives to follow our scriptural calling to serve God by serving our neighbor. Putting our faith into action is a core value that we seek to live out by helping those who are vulnerable and struggling among us. This happens through a variety of missional programs and activities that we…
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Bike Rehab volunteers fix bikes in a basement filled with tools and work tables.

On-Site Missions

Manchester UMC is a church that strives to follow our scriptural calling to serve God by serving our neighbor. Putting our faith into action is a core value that we seek to live out by helping those who are vulnerable and struggling among us. This happens through a variety of missional programs and activities that we…
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Seasonal Missions

Manchester UMC is a church that strives to follow our scriptural calling to serve God by serving our neighbor. Putting our faith into action is a core value that we seek to live out by helping those who are vulnerable and struggling among us. This happens through a variety of missional programs and activities that we…
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A child's backpack full of small food items to eat for the weekend.

Food 4 Kids

For some school-age children who receive reduced/free lunches at school, the weekends can be a time of hungry bellies and food insecurity.  To help students get through the weekends with the food they need, Manchester UMC has partnered with the Parkway and St. Louis School Districts to provide students with backpacks filled with non-perishable food items…
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Sneakers with Soul

Sneakers with Soul is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a singular purpose of sourcing and distributing new sneakers for kids in need. Originally an organic missions ministry of Manchester UMC that blossomed into an established nonprofit, Sneakers with Soul works with local social service agencies along with donor organizations and individuals to match donors with…
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Youth: Who We Are

Manchester Youth is a loving, fun, and inclusive community that equips students to make faith and life decisions by helping them grow in their understanding and relationship with God and others. What We Do We offer a variety of different opportunities for our youth to connect, learn, play, and grow in their faith. Due to…
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Habitat for Humanity

Building Homes, Building Hope, Building St. Louis Habitat for Humanity St Louis (HFHSTL) is a non-profit organization dedicated to eliminating poverty housing in St. Louis city and county.  Selected homebuyers invest their time (350 sweat equity hours) into building and purchasing their own home (30-year mortgage). To learn more about home ownership click here. Manchester UMC…
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