Missions Document 2018 ( PDF format)

Mission Opportunities

Our Vision

A Christ-centered community of faith, reaching, teaching, loving, and serving.

St. Matthias VIew on Missions show details

Servanthood show details

Biblical Foundation show details

MISSIONS FOR OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY

St Matthias continues to be an active member of the local community, along with the Rappahannock River District, in reaching out to our closest neighbors with genuine Christian love and service. The following are opportunities for local community missions.

ASSISTED LIVING MINISTRY  show details
BOUNTIFUL BLESSINGS FOOD PANTRY  show details
CAMPUS CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY show details
CHILDREN’S MISSIONS show details
CHOICES WOMEN’S CENTER show details
DOVE PROJECT show details
FLOWER FAIRY MINISTRY show details
FRED CAMP show details
HEARTWOOD MINISTRIES show details
INTERFAITH COMMUNITY COUNCIL show details
LOVE AND LAUNDRY show details
MICAH ECUMENICAL MINISTRIES show details
REBUILDING TOGETHER show details
REMEMBERING COLLEGE STUDENTS show details
SALVATION ARMY MINISTRIES show details
SCOUTING PROGRAMS show details
THURMAN BRISBEN CENTER show details
USED CELL PHONES show details

MISSIONS FOR OUR REGIONAL COMMUNITY

The members of St Matthias recognize we are not alone in our mission needs here in the local area. We continually seek to reach out to our neighbors within our region. The following are opportunities for regional mission activities.

RED BIRD MISSION AND SCHOOL show details
SOCIETY OF SAINT ANDREW show details
UNITED METHODIST FAMILY SERVICES show details

MISSIONS FOR OUR NATIONAL COMMUNITY

St Matthias stands together with our neighbors across the nation to support those in need with our prayers, presence, gifts, service, and witness. The following are some of the ways we reach out to our nation:

NEW BEGINNINGS (MAINEshow details
RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVES show details
SELAH CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL show details
UNITED METHODIST VOLUNTEERS IN MISSION (UMVIM)  show details
WINTER WEAR (MAINE) show details

MISSIONS FOR OUR WORLD

We recognize our neighbors and brothers and sisters in Christ are not only in our community, region, or nation but are also around the world. We support them by the following:

VIRGINIA ANNUAL CONFERENCE show details
HONDURAS WORLD GOSPEL OUTREACH MISSION show details
RISE AGAINST HUNGER show details

FUNDRAISING OPPORTUNITIES FOR MISSIONS

Primary support for mission activities at St Matthias comes from the generous giving of money, time, materials, and talents from our members and friends. Throughout the year we conduct the following activities to generate funds for our missions.

LOCAL DISCRETIONARY FUND show details
ANNUAL BUDGET show details
DONATIONS FROM CHURCH GROUPS show details
INDIVIDUAL GENEROSITY show details

God bless those servants who hear the cries
of the needy and answer