Outreach


 

Basketball for the neighborhood children, Saturdays, 9:00 am to 11:30 am. Unstructured play for our children and neighbor children.

United Methodist Women:

Martha Group meets every 3rd Monday, 6:30 pm, in the Parlor

United Methodist Men

Sponsor Fall Golf Tournament, Men’s Club Breakfast Cantata Sunday, and other events during the year. Men’s Club Meeting 7:30 am every other month, Fellowship Hall.

Backpack Program – periodically through out the school year, Communion offerings are collected to fund our Backpack Program.   Supplies and food are bought and donated to give to those in our community who have specific needs.  Volunteers are called upon to donate, organize and stuff packs to be donated.  Call church office for more information 615-444-3315.

Habitat for Humanity

Lebanon First is proud to be a working member of the Wilson County Division of Habitat for Humanity.   Look for more information regarding our 2015 build. • For general volunteer information, click here. 

Project Transformation is a ministry of the Tennessee Conference which seeks to address three unique challenges with one program: 1) how to meet the academic, physical, and spiritual needs of children from low-income communities;  2) how to provide meaningful ways for college-age young adults to explore ministry opportunities and develop as young principled leaders for the church and the world; and 3) how to help revitalize churches.

Project Transformation 

Sponsorship of our intern.

  • Providing 10-12 youth (13 and up) and adults each day for four days. You can sign up for one, two, three, or four days. Time will be from 9:15-12:15 am.
  • Providing two evening meals for the interns (38 people) at Belmont University

 

Brooks House – Its mission is to provide a safe, comfortable environment for women and children seeking shelter and to connect them with resources to help them change their lives.

Volunteers are needed to provide mentoring, spiritual support, financial counseling, and life skills training.

Compassionate Hands – Its mission: to provide overnight shelter to homeless men, women, and children, along with a hot supper and breakfast during the winter months.

Groups at Lebanon First UMC provide shelter on Friday nights for the men in our Family Life Center. Volunteers are needed to serve on one of four teams to stay overnight or to prepare breakfast once every four weeks.  Call church office for more information 615- 444-3315.

Wilson County Help Center – A United Way agency supported ecumenically by Wilson County Churches, businesses, groups, and businesses. Wide range of assistance offered. Thrift Store, 203 West High Street, Lebanon, 615-449-1856.