United Methodist Special Sundays with offerings

graphic of the geopolitical worldSix annual Special Sundays with offerings enable United Methodists in our congregation and denomination-wide to offer refuge in times of disaster, promote peace and justice, provide scholarships and student loans, reach out to the community, teach skills to encourage self-sufficiency, and share the love of Jesus Christ with God’s people everywhere. Links take you off site.

Human Relations Day (> video)
Sunday before the national observance of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday
Giving on this Sunday strengthens United Methodist outreach to communities in the United States and Puerto Rico, encouraging social justice and work with at-risk youth.
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One Great Hour of Sharing
fourth Sunday in Lent
Giving on this Sunday enables the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) to reach out through worldwide ministries of food, shelter, health, and peace.
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Native American Ministries Sunday
third Sunday of Easter
Giving on this Sunday nurtures mission with Native Americans and provides scholarships for United Methodist Native American seminarians.
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Peace With Justice Sunday
first Sunday after Pentecost
Giving on this Sunday enables The United Methodist Church to have a voice in advocating for peace and justice through a broad spectrum of global programs.
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World Communion Sunday
first Sunday in October
Giving on this Sunday provides scholarships for U.S. racial- and ethnic-minority students and international students, on both undergraduate and graduate levels.
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United Methodist Student Day
last Sunday in November
Giving on this Sunday furnishes scholarships and loans for students attending United Methodist-related and other accredited colleges and universities.
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