Disaster Relief Efforts

Please consider contributing to disaster relief efforts in the following ways:

  • Donate to the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) where 100% of donations go directly to providing for victims of the disaster as overhead and administrative fees are covered by the church's connectional mission giving. Please know your

  • Financial donations may be brought to First United Methodist Church of Temple and will be given to UMCOR. If writing a check, please make it out to the church with "Disaster Relief" in the memo line. 

UMC Connections


    Read or share a faith story

    The UMC invites you to read or share a faith story to help others know (and ourselves remember) that we are more than our troubles, our distractions, our busy-ness, our addictions, our theological debates & disagreements. Click the picture to the left to watch a video and participate.


    Service Center Website

    Click the picture of the left to access our Conference website. There you can get the latest news of the conference, read the blog of Bishop Mike Lowry, connect to missions and other activities throughout our conference, and obtain ministry and conference related resources.


    Connect with the UMC around the World

    Ever wanted to know what the UMC believes, how it all started, or how the UMC impacts the world for Jesus Christ? Click the picture to the left to acces the UMC's general website, and get history, theology, polity, resources, missions, and a whole lot more. Be sure to check out Chuck Knows Church for fun and informative answers to all your questions about Methodists.