Category Archives: Community Outreach

Prayer Shawls Needed !!

During the September Leadership Team, we learned about the insecure situation of many Haitian immigrants to the United States, including a number of families who are members of our neighbor, Grace and Faith Christian Church. The future for tens of thousands of Haitian immigrants remains unclear as the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) designation allowing them […]

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Dining for Dollars Fundraiser for Bread of Life

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Eat Dinner and support the Bread of Life!!!  FUMC Melrose is hosting a fundraiser at the Dockside restaurant in Malden on Thursday, March 10th from 6 – 9pm.  You will need a printed copy of the certificate above and make sure you mention the fundraiser when you order your meals.  Click HERE for a copy […]

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SAVE  THE  DATE!

Please  save  the  morning  of Saturday,  December  5 (in  the  range  of 8-11  am)  for  a   holiday  breakfast  at  the  church!  This  breakfast  will  raise  money  for  Bread  of  Life,   and   serve   as   the   official   start   for   Melrose’s   Home   for   the   Holidays […]

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Bread of Life Fundraising update!

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The  Liberty  Bell  fundraiser  was  on  Wednesday,  October  7  was  a   big   success   in   terms   of   fundraising   and   fellowship.   We   raised   $402 total.  $330  from  Liberty  Bell,  representing  8%  of  sales  from 5-8  pm  and  $72  from  money  donated  to  our  table. People  are […]

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Food Pantry Coordinator Needed!!

Food Pantry Coordinator Needed! Fred  and  Shirley  Hayes  have  served  as  the Food Pantry Coordinators for  FUMC  Melrose   for  over  13  years,  but  they  decided  it  is  time  to  resign.  So  the  church  needs  a  new  volunteer  to  take  up  the  role.  Luckily  Fred  has  offered  to  help  orient  the  new  volunteer. The  primary […]

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White people challenging racism * New Adult Study!

People of all heritages/identities are welcome in this five part class that focuses on the role of white people in dismantling racism and building a just society. We’ll examine the institutionalization of racism and impact of white privilege, and how, despite our best intentions,  our lack of awareness perpetuates racism. We’ll discuss readings, view videos, […]

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