Opportunities
to Serve

THESE MINISTRIES HAVE A COMMITMENT FROM EMMANUEL FOR A PARTICULAR AMOUNT OF FUNDING.

  1. Florida United Methodist Children’s Home – Support children and families by helping them experience the love of Christ through wholistic care, including residential care of children. 386-668-4474 $12 per member goal

  2. Florida Cuba Covenant – Support our sister church in Cuba. Contact Pastor Kim at the Church Office 941-792-3497 $1,000 annually

  3. STREAM, our Manatee Justice Ministry – STREAM, (Standing Together Reaching Equality Across Manatee), is a grassroots community organization of multicultural and interfaith congregations in Manatee County committed to increasing justice. Call the church office for more information. 941-792-3497 $1,200 in 2021. This year’s goal in process. The stretch goal is 1% of our annual budget, $2,950.

 

THESE MINISTRIES KNOW WE SUPPORT THEM EACH YEAR BASED ON OUR AVAILABLE FUNDS, WHICH WE SHARE AMONG THEM.

  1. Agape Flights – Delivers needed resources to the Caribbean for Christ 941-488-0990

  2. Anchor House – Reach out to international seafarers, truckers and the community at Port Manatee 941-772-0764

  3. Day 4 Kids – Providing homeless or nearly homeless children with what they need to start school each fall. Contact Pastor Kim at the Church Office at 941-792-3497

  4. Gulf Coast University Wesley Foundation – Campus ministry of the United Methodist Church that helps students grow to love God, serve people and change the world. Contact the Pastor at 727-215-6760

  5. Christian Care Alliances – On behalf of local churches, screens and verifies needs of those hurting and in crisis across our community. 941-752-4271

  6. Meals on Wheels Plus – assist individuals to live independently by providing nutrition and caring, supportive services, including home-delivered meals, the Food Bank of Manatee, Daybreak Adult Day Center and Friendship Dining Centers 941-747-4655

  7. Red Bird Mission – serve the needs of persons in rural, distressed areas of Appalachia in five areas: Education, Health and Wellness, Community Outreach, Economic Opportunity and Community Housing Improvement. 1-606-598-3155

  8. SOLVE – provides faith based, cost-free maternity housing and support for at-risk women during and after pregnancy. 941-748-0094

  9. Turning Points – provides, coordinates and facilitates services to prevent and to reduce homelessness in Manatee County. 941-747-1509