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March 2021 Mission Moments and More articles

Mission Moments and More provides a moment for mission, offertory prayer and bite sized newsletter copy for each Sunday in the year. Content features general church observances, apportioned fund, Special Sundays, The Advance or giving in general. 

Use information to introduce the offering in your congregation. 

 

March 07 – 3rd Sunday in Lent – UMCOR Sunday (Next Week)
United Methodist Committee on Relief created Sheltering in Love program to assist immigrant communities with food, water and necessities during COVID-19 shutdowns.
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March 14 – 4th Sunday in Lent/”Alternate” Scouting Sunday/UMCOR Sunday (Today)
El Refugio receives a solidarity grant from UMCOR to help transition its ministries during the pandemic so it could continue to accompany immigrants.
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March 21 5th Sunday in Lent – World Service Fund (General Board of Global Ministries)
As the mission and humanitarian-assistance agency of The United Methodist Church, Global Ministries equips, strengthens and transforms people and communities for God’s mission around the world. 
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March 28 Palm/Passion Sunday
Holy Week begins with Passion/Palm Sunday and ends with the triduum, from sunset on Thursday to sunset on Easter Day, the period during which we mark Jesus’ trial, death and resurrection.
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