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Dinner With Friends Meal is cancelled until further notice due to Covid-19.  Be safe folks!

FLOOD BUCKETS and HYGIENE KITS from UMCOR are available here at the church, containing cleaning supplies for flooded homes as well as personal hygiene needs.  Office hours right now are 8 am - 2 pm Mon-Fri. Come by and pick one up!  

Note from Pastor Bill: ith new shelter at home orders continued 8-6 to 8-20, there will be NO in house Worship Services at the church.  

After that, I am planning to open the church only for all 3 services, 8 am, 9 am & 11 am, which the 9 am will continue to be streamed on Facebook Live. But if you attend, people must wear mask, use the hand sanitizer, the offering with be collected in a wooden box located in the narthex, no passing the plates. Attendees must not be sick and must not have any high risk underlying health issues.  All will sit with only current family members who are cohabitating together in the same household. Families must sit in every other pew as taped off. Do not remove the tape.  Communion will be with the small glasses and not intinction. People in line must stay six feet away while coming to receive communion.  Governor Abbot order GA 16 allows churches to have worship under these guidelines. God Bless and let's all continue the safe practices set forth to be safe! Wear masks, hand sanitizer, and social distancing.

Office Hours 8 am - 2 pm

 Worship Service will continue, as always, to be streamed on Facebook live each week at 9 am where it will remain on our Facebook page as a post.

In order to view, first find our Facebook page:  ‘First United Methodist Church of Mission, TX’. 

Then, Like us.   You will now be able to view each week.

Please call office if you need help 956-585-1665.

Giving can be mailed in to:  FUMC Mission, 1101 Doherty, Mission, TX 78572

ALSO DONATE Online here:


Each time you wash your hands for 20 seconds at least is recommended,

say a little prayer… You can change the world!


Restaurant Fellowship Fundraiser Days

Available 1st and 2nd Mondays each month, TO GO or eat in, Ace's BBQ Fundraiser 956-205-2151  First & Second Mondays each month for now. 4-8 pm is our next date for fundraisers at Ace's! Yummy BBQ at a good price for you, and 15% of your purchase for the church.  *Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.  THANK YOU ACE'S!! 


Oriental Kitchen Fellowship Fundraiser Day 3rd & 4th Mondays each month, April 27  ALL day from 11am to 8 pm. 1801 N. Conway. They donate $1.00 per plate sold with drink purchase.  Call in your order to (956) 599-9076.  If busy call 956-313-3345.  TAKE OUT Preferred. Curbside service. *Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.

Originally the 2020 Census was scheduled to conclude on July 31, 2020.   As you are aware important Census deadlines have changed.  The proposal sent to the U.S. Congress is to extend the final date of self-respond to October 31, 2020.

This is a historical development for the U.S. Census Bureau.

 Below are the details to the 2020 Census Operational Adjustments




Bible Study on Facebook Live, begins June 3 at 11 am. “Unshakable Hope” by Max Lucado. Because Life is filled with problems, God’s Word is filled with promises that can secure us in the midst of horrific storms.  God’s promises are like lights on the shoreline guiding us home.  Since God’s Word is unbreakable, our hope is unshakable! Joyce Ramsdale leading.





 Cancelled for now.

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

Pilgrim applications are now being accepted for the VEC #110 Men's Walk on September 17-20. Fee $170. See the Valley Emmaus website for more details.  Go to for application.  De Colores!

  2 Monthly Gatherings:  BOTH ARE CAN CANCELLED

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.

Note to all


Judy McDonald is going to Iowa with her daughter Aug 5.  she sends her love to all in this church & thanks you all for so much love shown to her.  Her address in Iowa is: 1652 329th Lane, Madrid, IA 50156




A BIG THANK YOU to the Food Bank of the RGV!  Thanks to grants received by the Food Bank, they have applied these grants to our bill and for 3 months, April - June, and we have had no charges to help feed others!  THANK YOU!!!



 Stitches of Love. Thank you everyone who came to the meetings or worked at home this winter. Lots of items were delivered to the nursing home, hospital, and  the women's shelter. Please stay well over the summer, see you next winter. 

Loris Petersen 936.329.4785


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 P/T Job Opportunities here at the church for volunteer or staff AV Tech Wednesday evenings 5-7 pm and Sunday’s 7:30 am–12:30 pm.  8-10 hrs wk, every other week.

ALSO P/T Nursery attendant, some Sundays for church services and some  Mon’s & Wed’s for ESL.  Safe Gatherings background compliance.

Contact office for appl and info.









 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 administrator needs help keeping this site updated and improving it. If you can help, please give us a call at the office. 585-1665

ALSO:  If you have any extra time you would like to help out in the office for a morning or afternoon during the week, to help answer phones, greet visitors, or help fold bulletins, contact office or the pastor.



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.