Fundraiser Days



Dinner With Friends Meal served for every and any one every Friday at 5:30 pm. 

Friday Dec 27th No DWF




 Chili’s Day Fundraiser Thursday December 26th this month from 11 am to 11 pm. Located by the HEB plus off Ware Rd shopping center.  Come fellowship and enjoy each other over a meal!  15% of all proceeds come back to the church.  What a great opportunity for fellowship and breaking bread together!  All day long, just bring a flyer available in welcome center at church. Click here to get your flyer.


Ace's BBQ Fundraiser -December 9th next date- click here to get your flyer for fundraisers at Ace's! Second Monday's each month. Yummy BBQ at a good price for you, and 15% of your purchase for the church. See the flyer or the Calendar page for the monthly dates. 


El Pollo Loco Fundraiser First Mondays each month, January 6th next date- click here to get your flyer for this wonderful fundraiser for the church. The hours are 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM the first Monday's each month, and we get a 40% donation on everything you purchase!   Come fellowship and enjoy some great chicken!



Christmas Church Fundraiser Dec 21, 4:00 pm

$5 ticket includes Magic Show & Santa visit & pictures. Hot DogS, Nachos with Mac N Cheese & Beverage




Congregational Breakfast Jan 2nd  at 7:30 am on first Thursdays through March. Come fellowship, have a great breakfast.





Men’s Emmaus Reunion Group every Tuesday morning at 7:30 am here at the church in the Coffee Bar Area. All are welcome!

 Women’s Emmaus Group If you would like to join on Saturdays at 9:30 am, contact Ange Duvall at 956-627-5407 or 956-662-9632 for meeting location.

Women’s ‘Gonna Be Angels’ Group meets 8:30 am Fridays. Contact Ande Leatherman 956-583-1178

 Registration is now open for the Women's Walk to Emmaus #VEC-109 on November 7-10. At the Valley Baptist Retreat Center in Mission, fee $170.00. Go to for application.  De Colores!


2 Monthly Gatherings:

 Dec 10 at 6:30pm, monthly Gatherings on the 2nd Tuesdays each month held at St. John UMC, 109 FM 3167, Rio Grande City, 78582. Potluck then worship.

 Emmaus Gathering First United Methodist Church, 321 E. Harrison St. in Harlingen (FUMC Harlingen) on 4th Tuesdays from 6 - 8 pm. Potluck supper starts at 6 pm and worship at 7 pm. Free childcare is provided.

 Gathering 6-8 p.m.

 UMW Call to Action



A Call to Action plan is going to be implemented by collecting hygiene items in tote bags for Holding Institute in Laredo and Good Neighbor Settlement House in Brownsville.  Some Districts and/or units are already helping by distributing purses or bags filled with hygiene items to include snacks. Once again those items most needed most you can buy for $1.00 at Dollar Tree.  If you collect travel sizes those can be used as well. Items needed by Tuesday to be brought to Annual Conference, however we can always bring to District Office later.

Movie Night

Nov 17th 5:00 pm


Movie Night December 15th at 5:00 pm in the Chapel. Movie featured is "The Man Who Invented Christmas".


 Nov 7th 7:30 am


Congregational Breakfast Dec 5th at 7:30 am on first Thursdays. Come fellowship, have a great breakfast and hear a guest speaker from different missions here in the Valley.

Parent' Morning Out Program begins in 2020.  Registration due Dec 2nd to office 

 Mission FUMC Announces:

NEW Parent’s Morning Out Program

Beginning January 7th, 2020

 Who:    Children ages 2 months to 3 yrs old.  Each child must be registered to participate.

 What:   Child care provided by well experienced, trained, certified, bilingual nursery attendants.  Fun & faith based activities for your child!

 When:  Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:00 am – 12:00 noon.  Program beginning January 7th, 2020.

 Where: Mission First United Methodist Church, 1101 Doherty, Mission, TX 78572.

 Why:     To provide an opportunity for parents to have some quality ‘me time’ with friends, go to appointments or shopping, exercise, or just to relax time!

 How:     Complete a registration form BY December 2nd, 2019 for your child(ren). Pay the $25.00 fee for both Tuesdays & Thursdays each week, OR $15.00 for 1 day each week.

 For more information:  Call the church office at

956-585-1665 between 8 am – 4 pm.

Turn in the registration form by December 2nd at the church office at 1101 Doherty in Mission.




 December 14 & 28th  at 9:30 am El Valle District Migration and Refugee Response  Help is welcome here in our kitchen to help group help Catholic Charities make sandwiches & provide snacks to help feed the migrant families.

















 Every Monday 11 am 


Prayer Group – Just a reminder that the Prayer Group meets every Monday at 11:00 AM in the Chapel. We have lots of people who are in need of prayer. If you can spare an hour to help others, come join us in this vital ministry.


 Needed Volunteer

 DO YOU KNOW HOW TO EDIT WEB PAGES? Our new administrator needs help keeping this site updated and improving it. If you can help, please give us a call at the office. 585-1665



Estudio bíblico en español todos los jueves por la noche a las 6:00 pm en la capilla con el pastor BB. Vey aprende la Biblia con el Pastor BB - en español. Todos son bienvenidos


Do you have any unused glasses? Cell phones? Hearing aids? The Lion’s Club would LOVE to take them off your hands! Just bring them to church with you and drop them in the box at the Welcome Center They will be recycled by being distributed to those who are in need, but cannot afford them.




Do you have old Upper Rooms? How about Daily Breads? Any other devotionals? Folks at the Salvation Army are in need of them to help them with their journeys to the Lord. A basket has been placed in the Welcome Center for you to put them in




 LOST items left in church after services?  Please check the counter at the Welcome Center to see if yours.