Members of Pennington United Methodist Church are active in many areas of service, following Jesus’ command to “love one another” as God has loved us.
Trenton Area Soup Kitchen (TASK) - During the winter months, coats, hats, and gloves are collected and taken to TASK for distribution to those in need.
Turning Point Food Pantry - Turning Point Methodist Church in Trenton hosts a food pantry. Our communion service includes a special offering for the food pantry, and members of the youth group shop for food that is delivered to the food pantry.
Red Bird Mission - Education Back Packs -Red Bird Mission School serves 265 students in grades K-12 and aims to develop the full potential of its students in a Christian atmosphere. The school is operated independently by the Mission and is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the University Senate of the United Methodist Church. Red Bird Mission School provides quality education to students of the Red Bird area regardless of their ability to pay. Christian education is incorporated in the curriculum for all grades. Students may graduate from the School with a general, college preparatory or academic diploma. Members of the PUMC congregation stuff backpacks once a year to deliver to the Mission.
Lifeties - we support giving for this program. See http://lifetiesinc.org for current updates.
Heifer Project - We have participated in this project by "filling an ark with animals," which involves collecting $5,000 to cover the cost of animals and their transportation and to train families to care for the livestock.