Missions News

Missions is one of the key distinctives of Custer Road UMC. We invest finance, time, and labor to helping people know the love of Jesus, both in our neighborhoods and around the world. To learn more about our missions programs, visit our Missions page.

This blog will be updated often, and will contain the most current information about our missions activities. The most recent post is below, and further down is an archive with earlier posts.

 

Most Recent Post

  • Project Transformation Reading — Save the Date!


    If you are looking for a great way to help others this summer, volunteer to read with the kids at Project Transformation. Each summer our own North Texas Conference sponsors Project Transformation day camps for children in underserved areas, and reading to volunteers is part of every camper’s day. Custer Road UMC will be sending people to Casa Linda UMC during the week of July 16-19, 9am-12:15pm, and we will need 12-15 daily. Middle-schoolers and high-schoolers are welcome to serve. CRUMC is matched with Casa Linda UMC, 1800 Barnes Bridge Road, Dallas. We will meet at CRUMC, 8:30 am, carpool to Casa Linda, make new friends, and leave by 12:15, or you may drive yourself. You may volunteer 1, 2, 3, or all 4 days!
    No training is needed, but anyone, age 18 or older will need to have a background check and complete the Ministry Safe on-line training. The background check can be done through the CRUMC website. Please contact Gale Paul to have the MST link sent to you. Reading with the kids at Casa Linda will give them a real boost and keep their skills sharp! To sign up or for more information, call or text Gale Paul, 214.549.7523, or ghpaul2002@yahoo.com


Missions News Archives


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    Project Transformation Reading -- Save the Date!
    June 8, 2018
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    School Shoe Ministry -- June Communion Offering
    June 1, 2018
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    Love Where You Live Spring 2018 Workday
    May 29, 2018
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    More Ways to Help with Christmas in Peru
    May 4, 2018
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    Bring Christmas Joy to Peru!
    April 6, 2018
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    You're Invited to a Baby Shower for the PISD School-aged Program!
    March 5, 2018
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    Bed Start Pillow Project
    February 9, 2018
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    S.O.U.L. Church Collection
    January 25, 2018
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    Mission Connection Corners
    January 19, 2018
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    Local School Ministry - Mentors Needed!
    January 11, 2018
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    Agape Resource & Assistance Center Collection
    January 4, 2018
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    2017 Alternative Gift Market for Missions Results
    November 29, 2017
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    In Bed By Christmas Eve
    November 23, 2017
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    United Methodist Church Giving Tuesday
    November 23, 2017
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    Head Start Sweat Suit Collection Results
    November 16, 2017
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    Living Water International Mission Trip Report
    November 16, 2017
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    Head Start Family Sponsorships
    October 12, 2017
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    Fall 2017 Plano CARES Project
    September 21, 2017
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    Bed Start-Story of 3 Boys
    August 7, 2017
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    School Shoe Ministry
    June 12, 2017
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    Love Where You Live Workday Wrap-up
    May 1, 2017
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    2017 Esperanza 5K/Eggsperanza Family Fun Festival
    April 20, 2017
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    Merry Christmas from Peru!
    April 6, 2017
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    You're Invited to a Baby Shower for PISD School-Aged Parents!
    March 9, 2017
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    2017 Living Water International Mission Trip
    March 8, 2017
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    Mexico Mission Trip Report
    February 8, 2017
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    Mexico Mission Trip Report
    February 8, 2017
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    Helping the Homeless of Dallas with S.O.U.L. Church
    February 2, 2017
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    Bed Start -- Pillow Project
    January 18, 2017
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    Christmas Joy in Peru Mission Trip
    January 10, 2017
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    Mission Open House 2017
    January 2, 2017
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    2016 Alternative Gift Market for Missions Results
    December 6, 2016
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    In Bed By Christmas Eve
    November 17, 2016
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    "May the world always be as wonderful for you, as you are for others"
    October 19, 2016
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    Juntos Servimos Juarez Mexico Mission Trip
    October 17, 2016
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    Love Where You Live Fall Workday Wrap-up
    October 10, 2016
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    Are you the one we are looking for?
    September 23, 2016
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    Plano ISD Needs Your Help!
    September 8, 2016
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    2016 Summer Lunch Program Wrap-up
    September 1, 2016
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    Helping Children in Need Through the School Shoe Ministry
    June 3, 2016
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    Project Transformation is Changing Lives this Summer and You Can Too!
    June 1, 2016
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    Love Where You Live Spring Work Day
    May 23, 2016
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    Meet the NEW Summer Lunch Program Coordinator, Tyler Kirkman, this Sunday in Fellowship Hall!
    May 19, 2016
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    Every Saturday We Serve a Need!
    May 19, 2016
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    "How did they know exactly what I wanted?"
    May 3, 2016
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    Esperanza 5K & Eggsperanza 2016
    April 5, 2016
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    Bed Start Pillow Project
    April 4, 2016
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    Don't Miss the PISD School Age Baby Shower!
    March 14, 2016
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    Esperanza and Food Drive - Coming up!
    March 10, 2016
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    The 2016 CRUMC Book Sale is Coming...
    March 8, 2016
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    Meals on Wheels Info Session
    February 23, 2016
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    Juntos Servimos Mission Trip Summary
    February 23, 2016