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UUMC lends its feet to CROP Walk on March 1

From Rev. Heather Lee, UUMC Justice Associate: University United Methodist Church is helping to end hunger one step at a time by participating in this year’s CROP Hunger Walk on March 1. We would love to have you join us as a walker but if you are unable to walk you are still invited to … Continue reading

Open Door & Fig Leaf Ministry Updates

In December 2014, Open Door served brunch to 748 guests, including a special Christmas dinner.   Fig Leaf served 237 guests. (It was not open one week due to IHN.) On the Saturday before Christmas sixty children were given special Christmas gifts, and all adult guests were given a gift bag. In addition to numerous individuals … Continue reading

Austin’s Energy: Where Does It Come From Now?

Our friends at Congregational Church of Austin, UCC invite the University UMC community to join them in an afternoon of learning about Austin’s energy sources. Austin’s Energy: Where does it come from now? Where will it come from in the future? Do you know how Austin Energy generates the electricity you use? What percentage comes … Continue reading

UUMC member and artist Sonja Kever launches “Street Stories” project

From UUMC member and artist Sonja Kever: “After many years of winning awards, painting for galleries and selling my paintings, I began to feel there was a better purpose for the talent God has given me. Consequently, in April, I decided to devote one year of my painting life exclusively to painting 30 oil portraits … Continue reading

UUMC Partners with Austin Housing Authority

UUMC is partnering with HACA in a community outreach to individuals in need of housing. The Section 8 Waitlist will open for one week only in October. UUMC will be offering online pre-application assistance to our Street Youth and Open Door guests. Volunteers (including Spanish speakers) are needed! If you or someone you know is … Continue reading