Upcoming Missions –
Febuary 18-March 2, 2013. About 15 people from FUMC Claremore and area churches will be traveling to the Philipinnes to build a classroom and assist with Christian education at Asbury College. Asbury College is an educational facility for 1st grade through college ages. We have been in ministry with Marsha Alexander in the Philipinnes since 1989. Financial donations for construction supplies and Christian education supplies would be greatly appreciated. For information call Bruce Anderson at 918-341-7276.
March, 2013. In the spring of 2013 a group from our church will travel to Cookson Hills near Tahlequah, OK to build and repair facilities. For information please contact Jack Parsons.
August 1 to 10, 2013. A mission to our sister church in Poland to be led by Kaylinn Mayfield. More information to follow.
Recent Past Missions –
Costa Rica –
July 14 to 20, 2012 - 29 people went to Costa Rica to do church construction, VBS and help form a youth praise band. FUMC’s worship band The Saving Motion held worship. The entire team mentored children and helped with construction. Laurie Ault was VIM team leader.
Sager Brown –
September 16-21, 2012 a group from our church will be ent to Baldwin, LA to work at the UMCOR Sager Brown disaster supply depot. This was the 9th trip to help out at the depot which stocks emergency relief supplies for the United States and the world! Upon their return, they reported a critical need for school supplies and requested funds to send to Sager Brown. Ahnawake Dawson was team leader.
In October, 2012 about a dozen people traveled to Haiti to continue our committment to help with reconstruction after the devistating earthquake of 2010.