Mission Groups at Troy UMC

Besides specific activities organized by the mission committee, there are other organizations within Troy UMC whose activities are mission-directed. If you have an organization that you would like to be listed here, please contact David Roderick (david@troyumc.org)


Monthly Mission Focus

Each month the missions team sponsors a ‘mission focus’ in which a particular area (homelessness, hunger, family, etc.) is highlighted.

August Mission Focus – Our Conference, Our Kids

“Our Conference, Our Kids” (www.igrc.org/ocok) is the focus for our United Methodist Conference this year. It is a $2.5 million campaign for the spiritual care programs of the five child welfare agencies in the conference. During the month of August, the mission team selected to focus on two of these...

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June Focus Update

The June mission focus was the Midwest Mission Distribution Center (MMDC). Key highlights for the month include: The United Methodist Women participated in a day of volunteering. The United Methodist Women monthly meeting in late May featured Chantel Corrie, the executive director of MMDC. She provided a lot of information...

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Summer Lunch Program Update

The mission focus for May was the Summer Lunch Programs. These programs are in full swing and will continue until school resumes. The Troy Summer Lunch Program has about 30 volunteers. Each of the five churches in Troy is responsible for a specific day of the week (Monday for Troy...

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May Mission Focus – Summer Lunch Programs

The National School Lunch Program (click HERE for more information) provides students across the country free or reduced cost meals every school day during the school year.  For many kids, it is their best meal of the day.  Summer break and weekends can create a financial difficulty for many families and...

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