Welcome to FUMC Missions - Fairfax United Methodist Church

Jun 26, 2023

Mission Statement

At FUMC, our mission is to make a positive impact on our community and the world by spreading the love and teachings of Jesus Christ. We believe in serving others, fostering spiritual growth, and creating a welcoming and inclusive environment for all.

Our Missions

Local Outreach

One of our main focuses is to serve our local community and address its needs. Through various outreach programs, we strive to provide assistance, support, and resources to those facing challenges. Our dedicated team of volunteers actively engages in initiatives such as:

  • Food drives - to combat hunger and provide nourishment to those in need
  • Homeless shelters - offering shelter, care, and guidance to individuals experiencing homelessness
  • Education programs - supporting schools and promoting educational opportunities for underprivileged children
  • Healthcare initiatives - partnering with healthcare providers to increase access to quality healthcare for all
  • Community events - organizing gatherings that foster connections and promote unity in our diverse community

Global Missions

As part of our commitment to global outreach, we actively engage in projects that address international needs and contribute to positive change worldwide. Some of our global missions include:

  • Mission trips - organizing trips to different countries to share the message of hope and extending a helping hand where needed
  • Humanitarian aid - providing assistance and support to areas affected by natural disasters, poverty, or other challenging circumstances
  • Education and empowerment initiatives - investing in educational programs that empower individuals and communities to create a better future
  • Healthcare partnerships - collaborating with healthcare organizations to improve access to healthcare in underserved regions
  • Fundraising campaigns - running campaigns to support various global causes and projects that align with our values and beliefs

Youth and Children

Nurturing the spiritual growth and development of youth and children is a vital part of FUMC's mission. We offer a range of programs and initiatives designed to support their spiritual, emotional, and social well-being, such as:

  • Sunday school classes - providing age-appropriate teachings and activities to help children and youth understand and live out their faith
  • Youth groups - offering a safe and welcoming space for teenagers to engage in meaningful discussions, service projects, and fellowship
  • Vacation Bible School - organizing engaging and interactive programs during school breaks to foster spiritual growth and create lasting memories
  • Mentorship programs - connecting children and youth with caring adult mentors who provide guidance and support
  • Community service projects - involving youth and children in local and global outreach initiatives to instill a sense of compassion and social responsibility

Join Us in Making a Difference

Behind the Veil Christian Ministries invites you to join us in our mission and outreach efforts. Whether you are a member of our congregation or someone looking to make a positive impact, we welcome you with open arms.

By becoming a part of FUMC and getting involved in our various missions, you can play a role in transforming lives, supporting those in need, and building a stronger and more compassionate community.

Together, let's make a difference and bring hope to individuals, families, and communities. Join us in our mission today!