5loaves2fishnmi operates out of Leland Community United Methodist Church under the direction of Michelle and Bill White. This deaconess and home missioner nourish the bodies and souls in their community.
United Methodist churches across the south opened shelters as winter storms left millions without water or electricity. Gifts to UMCOR’s U.S. Disaster Response #901670 will provide aid for recovery efforts.
Her work on the streets of Dallas means life-or-death to those without shelter. The North Texas Conference recognized Bille Jean Baker’s service with God among the homeless with a Harry Denman Award.
Tom Snyder, a Deacon at Dexter United Methodist Church, is serving as a bridge between resources and needs of the homeless in Ann Arbor. “I like DOING Christianity,” he says.
Life in Michigan has not been the same since March 24th, when Governor Gretchen Whitmer first acted for the safety of the state. United Methodists continue to be the church.
Jesus demonstrated generosity. He fed 5,000 with five loaves and two fish. Community Dinners at Centenary UMC also have a way of multiplying so that many are fed.
A recent edition of Mitch Albom’s Heart of Detroit featured an interview with Amy Brown, Director of the NOAH Project at Detroit Central United Methodist Church.
Detroit Tiny Homes Progressive Tour was hosted by Cass Community Social Services May 25-27.
The project promises something big with tiny homes that the homeless can rent to own.
Detroit News reports on Cass Community Social Service’s $1.5 million Tiny House project. Rev. Faith Fowler explains.