All Posts by Arthur Richardson

Organizing a Thanksgiving Ingathering

(UPDATED for 2018) Click the link below to download a complete Guide to Organizing 2018’s Thanksgiving Ingathering. Inside, you will find information about: A History of the Thanksgiving Ingathering Information about the 5 Mission Projects LIVE AUCTION information CRAFT FAIR – Information & Application Calendar FAQ Site Schedule and Schedule of Events for the Day […]

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My Heart’s Appeal

My Heart’s Appeal is an Advance of the United Methodist Church (#3022086). It was founded by Mrs. Lovetie Major in Maryland as a 501.c.3. to meet the special education and training needs for people with intellectual disabilities living in Liberia, West Africa. The organization was inaugurated in 2001 and has defined its target population as […]

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HELPING HANDS

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Rosenberg-Richmond Helping Hands was founded in 1985 by churches in the West Fort Bend County area, as a non-profit organization that helps people in crisis by providing basic needs on a short-term basis. They strive to provide assistance until the individual or family becomes self-sufficient. They have a very close relationship with partnering churches in West […]

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Kendleton Farms

Kendleton Farms is Elijah Rising’s dream of a multifaceted social enterprise community on 87 acres near Kendleton, Texas.  There, women (and their children) who have survived sex trafficking, sexual exploitation, drug abuse and violence can live, heal and work for a time in order to reenter society with job skills and a viable income. Kendleton […]

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10 Steps to Organize the Task Force

MISSION Our mission is to create partnerships of churches with missions that address local, regional and worldwide issues of hunger, poverty, education and disaster recovery. STEP 1 Name Chair – Oversees Project selection; Monitors Communication Plan; Reports to DS and AC STEP 2 Recruit Task Force Members Coordinator – develops list of Participants; Arranges for Trucking, Shipping; […]

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FALL CRAFT FAIR & LIVE AUCTION

FALL CRAFT FAIR ITEMS All craft items should be of outstanding quality and are to be handmade and new. At sites where allowed, baked goods are also in high demand. Check individual site schedules for any restrictions. Each craft item must be tagged with the church name and number and price in order for your […]

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FORT BEND HOPE

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In the early Fall of 2013, we sat down as a church and asked ourselves, “What is going to be different because Faith United Methodist Church is on the map?”  We looked at the neighborhoods that surround us that were hurting, and concluded we couldn’t ignore the area we call, “North Rosenberg.”   North Rosenberg is […]

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UMCOR DISASTER RELIEF KITS

  Texas Conference Mission Depot Disaster Relief is one of the many passions of Rev. Scott Moore who serves as the Executive Director of the new Mission Depot built in the Conroe, TX area as a warehouse and “command central” for all things related to recovery. “As the Assistant Director in the Center for Missional […]

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