Jeffersontown United Methodist Church
Thursday, August 17, 2017
Christ Centered, Spirit Led, People Focused
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10219 Taylorsville Rd.
Louisville, KY  40299

Church Office
502-267-1437

 

Church Fax
502-822-1618

Child Development
 Center

502-261-2867

Prayer Chain
502-245-2203

 


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After School Program Each Wednesday afternoon after school children from the three local elementary schools are offered a time of tutoring, fun and spiritual enrichment from 4 - 6 p.m.  Volunteers help children with their homework, have a time of recreation and then a time of devotion each week.
Dare to Care Each week we collect canned goods and paper items for the underprivileged of our area.  This ministry shares a headquarters with Jeffersontown Area Ministries.
Habitat for Humanity We are currently helping build another house, along with other Louisville District United Methodist Churches.  Click here for more info.
Hospital Hospitality House Every evening Hospital Hospitality House of Louisville provides a hot, home cooked meal to the residents of HHH who are staying here from out of town while loved ones are hospitalized in Louisville.
Jeffersontown Angel Tree This is a Christmas project that brings help to local families during the holidays.
Jeffersontown Area Ministries (JAM) This is a cooperative effort of our area churches and the city council to help the needy of our community with practical  help such as rent assistance, prescription drugs, utility assistance and food and clothing.  Learn more on their website, www.jamtown.org.
Jeffersontown  U.M.  Child  Development Center This is one of the most vital mission outreach ministries we have.  Over 50 families find safe and loving care for preschool children in a Christian environment.  We have a staff of  about 20 and can accommodate up to 60 children for full time care.  For more information, check out their web page.
Lighthouse Walk This is another walk-a-thon to support an after school program in the Newburg area of Louisville.
Methodist Mountain Mission Once a quarter we send collected items to the Methodist Mountain Mission to be processed and sold at one of 9 thrift stores across the state.  These stores are all operated in the most impoverished areas of Kentucky.
Mission Education United Methodist Women School of Christian Mission held each summer at Lindsey Wilson College.
Music Ministry to Nursing Homes Each month several of our musical members take their voices and talents to local nursing homes.  They go somewhere different every time but spread God’s love through music and sharing to seniors  of our area.
Open Door Ministry The monthly men's breakfast group serves a hot meal one Saturday a month for this ministry at Fourth Avenue United Methodist Church.
Portland Promise Center Our United Methodist Woman purchase pajamas for the children of the Portland Area and distribute them through the Promise Center - a United Methodist mission here in Louisville.  Our aluminum can recycling also serves to benefit the Promise Center.
Recorded Service Ministry
Each week we record our services and deliver them on CD to shut-ins who want to participate in worship as best they can.
Red Bird Mission Each year a group of our members go to Red Bird Mission or Henderson Settlement, mission projects in eastern Kentucky, to do home repair projects and offer help at the mission.
Scouting Ministries We currently host three Girl Scout groups in our facility which reaches out to young girls of our community.
Souper Bowl Sunday This is a  youth fund raiser for Jeffersontown Area Ministries which goes to support prescription drug expenses for local elderly.
UMCOR Kits United Methodist Women put together health kits, school supply kits, flood kits, baby supply kits, and sewing kits to have on hand for distribution in impoverished and disaster areas all across the world.
Wesley Community Center We provide several volunteers for this outreach ministry. They provide a clothing closet, daycare and job training and placement for people coming off of welfare.  We also  participate in walk-a-thon fund raiser for the Wesley Community House.
 
 
 PRAYER AND FINANCIAL SUPPORT IS GIVEN TO:
  • PortlandPromiseCenter
  • The Healing Place of Louisville
  • Peg Clayton - missionary to Hungary
  • General Board of Global Ministries Missionaries
  • United Methodist Children’s Home
  • WesleyManorRetirementVillage
  • LouconRetreatCenter
  • KavanaughLifeEnrichmentCenter
  • Aldersgate Camp
  • Human Relations Day Offering
  • Native American Awareness Offering
  • Peace with Justice Offering
  • World Thank Offering
  • BlackCollege Fund
  • 7 United Methodist Campus Ministries
  • Hispanic Ministries
  • AfricaUniversity
  • United Methodist Committee on Relief
  • Red Bird Mission
  • Henderson Settlement
  • Mothers’ Day Offering for UM Retirement Centers
  • United Methodist Student Day Offering
  • UMW Pledge to world missions
  • New Church and Congregational Development
  • Retired Pastor’s Health Insurance