Posts with the category “missions”
Bread House Week 23
September 24th, 2020
Last week the Bread House had a first.It was the first time it was closed since it’s opening during Covid-19! The picturebelow shows exactly why. You couldn’t get to it! Hurricane Sally cau...
1 Peter 4 Blessings for Children
September 17th, 2020
1 Peter 4:10 - "Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others...."Through this church family's generosity and support, Blessings for Children strives to meet the many needs of...
Bread House Week 21
September 17th, 2020
Another huge week for donations at the Bread House! We continue to have a steady stream of folks who need our help. We were open Labor Day and had a huge day! Hunger doesn’t take a holiday! In the pic...
August 28th, 2020
Record numbers again this week! Bags collected stayed high, but the Bags outset a record of 308! Also, we served about ten homeless folks this week, which was new to us. They can’t have anything that ...
Blessings For Children School Supplies
August 20th, 2020
Education and Shalimar UMC walk hand in hand in our community! Throughout the years, our church family has filled our schools with teachers, administrators and staff, board members, and superintendent...
Casa de Pan
August 20th, 2020
Casa de Pan is alive and doing well! After 18-weeks we have collected over 5,100 bags of groceries and given out over 17 tons of food, all this has served over 2,000 individuals. The stories of some o...
I Hear An Outstanding
August 12th, 2020
Some of you knew my father, Pate Johnson, but most of you don't. Let me tell you; expectations were high in the Johnson household. If you could ever get an "outstanding" from him in his booming voice,...
September 19th, 2019
Last week, I wrote about how we are still dealing with immediate rescue efforts in the Bahamas and still not asking for recovery supplies. They are encouraging us to give money that can quickly be con...
Disaster Relief Update
September 12th, 2019
As you probably know, we are coming up on the first anniversary of Hurricane Michael with Hurricane Dorian fresh in our memories. The Panama City area is still in a state of devastation, and the wheel...
Another Back to School Bash
July 31st, 2019
This Sunday, August 4th, we will once again put on our Back to School Bash for our local community's children. This annual event is always an excellent opportunity to show a little love to the neighbo...
A Word About Charitable Giving
July 3rd, 2019
Shalimar UMC is a generous church! Aside from regular giving to theoperating fund and no small amount given to designated projects andministries, we also have a lot of giving to those in need. In the ...
Preparing for the Next Disaster
June 27th, 2019
Hurricane Michael was a wake-up call for many people in our area. Itwas the first Category 5 hurricane ever to hit the contiguous UnitedStates and the devastation was enormous. Relief and rebuilding e...
Following Hurricane Michael
April 18th, 2019
Last year when Hurricane Michael hit Panama City and the surrounding area, it left historic devastation that will take years to overcome. Even months later, many people are still struggling to get the...
Feed the Need Success
April 4th, 2019
Feed the Need was a great success, and there are two more to come! Last Saturday, on March 30th, Shalimar UMC and many other religious and civic groups in Okaloosa County, completed the annual Feed th...
Put Your Faith in Action
March 14th, 2019
If you have been around Shalimar UMC lately, perhaps you have heard some buzz about a special upcoming event called Faith in Action Sunday. We will observe this special day on April 28th, which is the...
Mexico Mission Team
January 10th, 2019
"I love you, Miss Connie," Raul said as he headed back to the boy's dorm."I love you" is something I say to my adult children whenever we talk on the phone. Sometimes it's said so routinely that the p...
Activate Your Faith
January 3rd, 2019
Have you ever wondered how activated charcoal works? Activated charcoal is made of carbon, just like charcoal briquettes. However, unlike the bricks you put in your grill, activated charcoal has been ...
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