CHURCH SERVE TEAMS
Click the button below, and select the areas of ministry that interest you. When you click a ministry area, a list of possible opportunities will appear to give you an idea of what may be available to you. You should be contacted by the head of that ministry soon after submitting your interest form.
To serve as the hands and feet of Christ in the world. Matthew 25.34-40
To enable, encourage and "equip the saints" so that every member of the congregation is in ministry. One can pray, give, and/or volunteer in our mission ministries.
Yearly Opportunities to Serve
Toilet Paper and Laundry Detergent Drive
School Break Bags
From now until Easter, oyou can provide providing breakfast and lunch for food-insecure schoolchildren. Pick up School Break Bags from the church and fill it with the list of non-perishable foods provided by Meals by Grace. Each bag you fill goes to child who needs a little help getting nutritious meals when they're not in school. The more bags you fill, the more children you feed!
This Easter, Johns Creek UMC will take up a collection to help areas of our community in need of financial assistance.
Girl Scout Deodorant Drive
Deodorant Drive! Girl Scout Troop 14494 is partnering with The Backpack Project and JCUMC to collect deodorant throughout the month of May to help the homeless population in Georgia. The Backpack Project distributes backpacks containing many essential items, including deodorant, to homeless people in and around major cities in Georgia. Please bring in one or more sticks of deodorant in May to donate to Girl Scout Troop 14494's Deodorant Drive. Bins are located outside the church office and sanctuary entrances.
Smart Kid, Smart Lunch
This Action Ministries program works with local churches and communities to provide lunches to families who struggle to provide a healthy lunch to their children when school is out for the summer.
Mission Trip to Guatemala
Johns Creek UMC takes a yearly trip to work with Mission Guatemala, an organization that provides food, health services, and recreational opportunities to the nearby community.
Due to COVID regulations this year, we be unable to take this trip until 2022.
Rise Against Hunger
Every year, Johns Creek UMC fills the gym with rice, boxes, and volunteers to assemble meal kits with Rise Against Hunger. You can participate by help to raise money to bring the organization to the church and by volunteering with your friends and family to assemble meals from start to finish. It's an experience you won't want to miss.
Due to COVID safety regulations, we may be unable to participate in this mission activity until 2022.
Fall Consignment Sale
Participate in our bi-annual consignment sale, organized by the United Methodist Women of Johns Creek UMC. Our consignment sale proceeds always go towards a mission project supported by Johns Creek UMC, and a ton of volunteers are needed for each sale. You can volunteer at any age!
Due to COVID safety precautions, this year's consignment sales are TBD
Trinity Soup Kitchen
Collect the requested items for snack lunches, items TBD
During the Christmas Season, Johns Creek UMC works with surrounding churches to provide Christmas presents to local families in need. You can participate by donating money or presents from the registry, and by volunteering to help organize and distribute the presents to the families.