Time to Act for Homeless Families Campaign

Family homelessness grew by 17% between 2011 and 2013 and yet emergency shelter and assistance funding is 25% less than in 2007. It’s time to act! The campaign is asking congregations to write letters calling on the Oregon Legislature to restore State funding to assist people moving into housing. Our

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Come to Cambodia

Cambodia UMVIM Team Announces Meeting The Cambodia UMVIM Team will meet at 12 noon on Sunday, November 10, in room 160 to discuss logistics pertaining to the pending trip.  A few spaces are still available for the trip. The trip is scheduled for February 7-18, 2014.  Anyone who is interested

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Global Missions Presents! Paul Jeffrey, Photographer

On Sunday, October 20, at noon in the Fireside Room, Global Missions and UMW will welcome Rev. Paul Jeffrey. He is a writer, photographer, and media specialist documenting the work of the United Methodist Church around the world. His presentation is titled: Images from the Edges of Mission. A light lunch

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Bedding Drive in October

It’s fall and Community Warehouse needs bedding for low-income folks in Oregon and SW Washington. That’s where we come in! Bring in your used (or new) bedding donations during October and place them in the large collection barrels in the Narthex, just inside the main doors at First Church. Blankets,

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