MEXICO
 
Lead or join a team to serve God in Mexico.
 
 
 
Spring 2019
This team, hosted by Cumming First UMC, fed the hungry, led children’s programs, painted at Pan de Vida, and shared the Gospel and the love of Christ with their brothers and sisters in Mexico.
 
Team Photo Gallery
 
 
Current Activities in Mexico
1.   Supporting two local churches in the towns of Apodaca and Marin  
2.  Planning the building of a facility in Marin.  
3.  Running a feeding program for kids after school in the towns of Apodaca and Marin.  
4.  Leading a music program for the young teenage boys to counter the recruitment of these young boys by the drug cartel.  
5.  Providing water to one of the poorest neighborhoods in Monterrey where the government does not provide any help or services.  
6.  Running an emergency hospital feeding and evangelism program.  
7.  Provide leadership development and discipleship training for members of the Pan de Vida church in Apodaca. 
 
Goals

The goals are to expand the church in Marin in order to meet the community’s basic needs such as food, water, and shelter, provide vocational educational programs, provide spiritual and leadership training, and institute regular worship and fellowship opportunities.

Basic needs met via:

  • Feeding program for the children
  • Providing another well in the community closer to the homes
  • Providing building materials to repair the broken down and unsafe homes

Business and skills training via:

  • Music ministry for the youth and teens
  • Basic business skills training for older youth and adults
  • Building trades training for the older youth and adults
  • Office worker / computer training for the older youth and adults

Spiritual and leadership training via:

  • Discipleship training for older youth and adults
  • Spiritual leadership training for older youth and adults
  • Bible studies for families, men, women, and youth
  • Outreach events like vacation bible studies

Worship and fellowship via:

  • Weekly praise and worship gatherings
  • Periodic men and women’s fellowship gatherings