Tag: volunteer

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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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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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Fall Festival Volunteer Registration

Friday, Oct. 4, 2019 Volunteers are needed! Volunteer Sign Up – Please submit one form per volunteer shift.

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

GIVE  The mission of Sneakers with Soul is to ensure that one day no child will go back to school without a new pair of shoes. Since Sneakers with Soul began its mission in 2010, over 15,000 pairs of new sneakers and athletic footwear have been donated to underprivileged kids in the greater St. Louis…
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Youth: Who We Are

We are an inclusive community of youth (6th through 12th grade) who love Christ deeply, worship Christ passionately, and serve Christ boldly. What We Do We offer a variety of different opportunities for our youth to connect, learn, play, and grow in their faith. Sunday Night Youth GroupSunday nights, 4 to 6 p.m. (August to May)Meet…
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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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