“Each one should use whatever gift they have received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.” I Peter 4:10
Emmanuel is proud to partner with many community outreach and mission projects. We hope you will find a place to volunteer and offer your time and talents.
Project 20/20 is a mission of the Memphis Conference headquartered at Emmanuel for 20+ years that distributes eyeglasses and sunglasses to people in need all over the world through mission teams. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
For over 20 years, The Emmanuel Children’s Clothing Sale has provided quality clothing during our Fall and Spring consignment events to help families with children of all ages in the Memphis area. 100% of the proceeds benefit various missions with an emphasis on children’s charities. Contact: email@example.com
Room in the Inn is a program in Memphis that sets up winter shelters for the homeless in our community through local churches, and Emmanuel is proud to be a participating congregation. Consider volunteering! Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
The Emmanuel Food Pantry has been providing groceries for more than five years for people who have an immediate need for food. Please add a few extra groceries to your weekly shopping list. Contact: email@example.com
Belle Forest School
Emmanuel adopted Belle Forest Community School, and there are many opportunities for our members to tutor children, help at school events, provide incentives for achievements, and collect school supplies for the children. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emmanuel Feeds is an annual event when the whole church comes together to package food for needy families. Contact: email@example.com
Baskets are prepared for the needy at Thanksgiving and Christmas by the United Methodist Women for the United Methodist Neighborhood Center.
Mission Possible Kids is a non-profit, hands-on missions program for children in first through sixth grade that proves children can change the world. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Emmanuel is involved in an ongoing ministry in the Beltline Community of Memphis where we have helped with construction work, reading to neighborhood children, and helping at neighborhood fairs to gather the community for a shared meal and activities for the children and youth. Contact: email@example.com
12 step Christians In Recovery support group. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Meets once a month. Contact: email@example.com
12 step recovery groups for alcoholics and family and friends.
For many years Emmanuel has been sending youth and young adults on mission trips to Casa Hogar Benito Juarez Orphanage and school in Reynosa, Mexico to help with the children’s home, and at Christmas church members “adopt” a child or two to include in their gift giving. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Early Response Team for Disaster Relief
Kairos Prison Ministry
Wesley Senior Ministries and Golden Cross
The Noiseful Joys, a senior adults choir, visit various nursing homes, assisted living centers, and Alzheimer’s day care centers to sing familiar gospels and bring joy to the patients and staff. Contact: email@example.com
Annual Coat Drive
Emmanuel provides monetary support for this ministry in the Ukraine founded by Memphis’ own Rev. Pat Whaley. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org