Food received on the First Tuesday each month will help to re-stock the Bread of Life Food Pantry in the church office. The pantry distributes meals weekly to local families in need.


For instructions and a list of items being accepted:

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Feed My Sheep

Feed My Sheep is a program in Temple that feeds area residents daily. Every fourth Thursday of the month (with the exception of November and December) FUMC Temple us committed to providing the meal at the Feed My Sheep location on Avenue G with this commitment comes a few opportunities to serve:


Every 4th Tuesday - Cooking the casseroles - 9:30 a.m.


Every 4th Wednesday - Filling the sacks and making sandwiches - 2:00 p.m.


Every 4th Thursday - Finishing packing the sack lunches, loading the van to go to the Feed My Sheep location - around 9:30 a.m.

Family Promise of East Bell County

Approximately 4 weeks each year, our church works to provide on-site housing for local families experiencing homelessness. This hands on ministry provides shelter, dinner each day and transportation to and from the Family Promise day center in the morning and evening. Volunteers wishing to serve in this ministry can contact Pastor Brian by calling the church office at 254.773.5269 or writing to brian.longley@fumctemple.org.

Local Mission

Serving and Sharing with our Neighbors

The local missions committee is active in our community through programs like Feed My Sheep, Family Promise, and other short term outreach events. 


Local Missions Staff Representative: Pastor Brian Longley