Resources and Links
Invisible Chains - A Ministry of FUMC Temple
Working and Praying to Fight Human Trafficking
Our church's own ministry that fights human trafficking. See the Local tab for more details about our ministry. Click left to see our weekly prayer focus list for this month.
Jesus Said Love
Sharing Christ's love with women in the commercial sex industry
This ministry exemplifies the radical love of Jesus by sharing His love in places many Christians won't dare to go -- just as Jesus commanded. You can help by donating funds or volunteering in various ways. Click the picture to the left to learn more. And while you're there, sign the FreeHer Manifesto - a promise to live and encourage others to live in ways that discourage the growth of the commercial sex industry.
Thistle Farms - A Healing Ministry
Helping rescued women heal through the Love of Christ
Thistle Farms is a sanctuary for healing for women survivors of abuse, addiction, trafficking and prostitution. We are a community of survivors, advocates, employees, interns, volunteers, and friends from all across the world. We are young and old, women and men. We want to change a culture that still allows human beings to be bought and sold. We believe that in the end, love is the strongest force for change in the world. Click the picture to the left to view website & SHOP with a purpose.
Navarro County Flood Relief
Central Texas Conference Special Fund
If you would like to donate money to help the Conference effort to provide flood relief to Navarro County, click the picture to your left.
Volunteer to help stop human trafficking
You don't need a lot of money or time, or even any special skill, to do your part to stop human trafficking in our area. If you would like to learn more about human trafficking, including its presence right here in our neighborhood, and discover how you might help, click the picture to the left to check their website for training dates and times.
Churches Touching Lives for Christ
This local ministry is a great example of how many churches in the Temple work together for the common purpose of making disciples of Jesus Christ. Click the link to the left to learn all that they do and how you can participate.
United Methodist Committee on Relief
UMCOR provides relief supplies and workers in all kinds of situations all around the globe, including disaster relief. The various projects are called "Advance Specials." The Advance Special that is helping with the Syrian Refugee Crisis can be accessed by clicking on the picture to the left. Thank you for your contributions of money and prayer.
Central TX Conference Mission Center
Mission Connection Newsletter
Find out what's happening around the conference with regard to missions and outreach. Get the scoop on upcoming training events and service opportunities. If you are interested in attending any event, register online or contact Pastor Jannette.