Justice For Our Neighbors (JFON) is a ministry of hospitality provided by the Iowa Annual Conference of the UMC. It provides legal services, advocates to bring change in immigration laws and public policy, and strives to educate immigrant communities to better understand their rights and the complex immigration process.
Africa University is the first and only fully‐accredited institution of higher learning established on the African continent by action of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church and is a consequence of the growth of United Methodism in Africa. The university’s goal is to foster intellectual, moral, ethical and spiritual growth in its students.
The Abbe Center for Community Mental Health serves the mental health needs of low income people in the Linn County area. It has a variety of programs including outreach to the homeless and the chronically mentally ill. It has served the area for over 40 years.
Trinity Lane Playground Equipment is needed at our outpost preschool’s new site, St. Ludmila’s Catholic School, where they will be moving this June. We need to develop an outdoor playground for preschoolers in this new location, including a fence and several new pieces of equipment. Some older equipment will also need to be removed.
A bulk mailing went out with a Lenten letter and a card listing these 4 giving opportunities. If you didn’t receive one, there are extra Lenten Offering cards located in the Sanctuary pews.