Local Missions

Contact missions@sjaumc.org if you have any questions about the following local missions or would like to participate.

 

Trinity Habitat for Humanity - Building homes and hope in partnership with God's people in Johnson, Parker, Tarrant, and Wise Counties.

 

Mini Mission Trip - The congregation is invited to join the youth to work on local projects for people in need. Usually held over Labor Day weekend.

 

Arlington Life Shelter - The Arlington Life Shelter shepherds men, women, and children toward a lifestyle of self sufficiency. We participate in food service the 4th Monday of odd numbered months in addition to canned food donations.

 

Safe Haven of Tarrant County - This women's shelter is dedicated to end family violence through safety, support, prevention, and social change. We provide Mother's Day gift bags and other needed items as requested.

 

Interloopers - This is a small group knitting ministry that provides hand crafted gifts of clothing, prayer shawls, and baby items.

 

Shepherds Pantry - Regular donations of food is collected each Sunday - items may be placed in the baskets at the front doors. Financial donations are always welcome too - simply write "Shepherds Pantry" on the memo line of your check and drop in the offering tray. 

 

White Gift Sunday - During Sundays in December, we collect gifts for the homeless and distribute them to various local charities.

 

Hoodies for the Homeless - These are created to help the homeless stay warm during winter months. Yarn and knitting/crocheting instructions are provided to anyone wishing to take part in this ministry.