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558 Central Avenue, PO Box 428, Coldwater MS 38618-0428
Phone: 662.622.7514
special offering

Special Offering

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At anytime that the church is receiving a special offering, you feel led by God to give, but cannot be present on that particular Sunday you may do one of two things:

1. Mail your gift clearly designated to: P.O. Box 428, Coldwater, MS 38618,
2. Or simply present your gift the next Sunday during church, clearly designating the purpose for which you are giving.
  • Sunday, May 17th: Mother’s Day offering to benefit  the United Methodist Senior Services Ministries of Mississippi.
  • Sunday, May 31st: Peace with Justice Sunday offering. Your gift will be used to encourage and promote peace around the globe.
  • October 4th: World Communion Sunday offering. Your gift will help provide ethnic scholarships for national and international undergraduates studying within the U.S.A. and ethnic in-service training.
  • November 29th: Your gift support United Methodist Student scholarships, helping students to live into God’s call on their life.
  • December: During the month of December we will receive offerings for the United Methodist Children’s homes of Mississippi.
  • December: We will accept offerings to help those who request assistance locally for their families due to the circumstances of life that occur all too often at this time of the year.
AFRICA UNIVERSITY PARTNERSHIP
Offerings are always being received for Africa University which is a United Methodist-Related Institution. Africa University opened in 1992 in Zimbabwe to provide much needed higher education for that continent and for the fast growing United Methodist Church in Africa. It has grown from 49 students in that first year to 1,500 students representing 23 different African countries. The University offers the traditional liberal arts and sciences and prepares students for careers in theology, education, agriculture, business, government, and health-related fields. Over 5,000 students have graduated from Africa University. There is a great need for endowments which will serve the University now and in the future. Africa University alumni are making disciples and addressing the challenges of hunger, poverty, disease, and conflict. Your gifts will help assure its future.  The gifts required to  endow a scholarship in perpetuity for:

One year, $130,000
One month, $14,400
One week, $3,600
One day, $750

If you feel led to offer a gift for the glory of God to one or more of these ministries they can be mailed at any time during the year to:
Coldwater United Methodist Church
P. O. Box 428
Coldwater, Mississippi 38618

Please clearly designate what ministry you desire your gift to be used for when you send it.

Your generosity will be a blessing to others.