549 Wyoming Ave Kingston PA 18704 office@dorancetonumc.org 5702881477

Give Back- Missions and Ministries

Current Missions or Ministries of Dorranceton UMC
Prayer Shawls
Pillow cases for veterans and children’s hospital, caps for infants, scarfs, etc. depending on a need
Missions from the Kitchen (supports numerous ministries)
Retreats and Camping
Clothing Closet
Prayer Chains and Card Ministry
Fundraisers:
Ladies Tea
Sip and silk
Pasties
BBQ
Choc. Sale
Many more
Supporting Ministries:
West Side Food Pantry Located at Church of Christ United
Souper Bowl Food Drive
Toy Drive for Food Pantry
Soup Fest
Board Representation and volunteer workers
CHOICES Recovery Wednesday weekly activities
Clothes, Library, spiritual, other needs
Daycare
Library, activities, toys
Senior Ministries:
Visitations (Nursing homes and Shut-ins)
Nursing home worship services
Transportation to appointments
Conference Mission Ministries:
Bishop’s Partner in Mission walk
Mission Central
Shoemaker HUB
Young People Ministry via Pastor
Northeast Jurisdiction of Young peoples Ministry of the UMC via Pastor
Ecumenical/Interfaith Ministries:
Out of Darkness walk- Suicide Prevent walk
Worship services
Prayer Services
Book Studies
Council Representation on Wyoming Interfaith Council
Wyoming Valley Christian churches united (ecumenical council rep)
Miscellaneous Ministries the church supports:
Ruth’s Place – Women’s shelter
Mother Theresa Haven- Men’s Shelter
Girls Scouts
Operation Christmas Child
Feeding kids program/Ollies Restaurant
U.M. Children’s Home
Pastor Discretionary Fund

****If you are interested in participating in any of these ministries/outreaches please call the office. The office will help direct you to the person or persons who leads any of these. If you have ideas, and or a need in the community let us know.