How to Serve
“Do all the good you can, in all the places you can, to all the people you can.”
– John Wesley, founder of Methodism
FUMC Joshua believes God has uniquely gifted every person with a purpose and role for serving others. We offer ample opportunities for everyone to find a place to serve through our various ministry partnerships.
A program of the Upper Room division of the General Board Discipleship which calls forth and renews Christian discipleship. The Walk to Emmaus is a three-day experience, a highly structured weekend, which takes a New Testament look at Christianity as a lifestyle. The program is designed to strengthen and renew the faith of Christian people and through them their families, congregations, and the world.
The United Methodist Women take a birthday party filled with cupcakes for all and for the birthday child, a personalized gift and a personal cake to take home.
City of Joshua, Texas
We respond to their request of help with a city clean-up day, for citizens in need, for example: mow lawns or put in a wheelchair ramp. Read More
Joan Kantz Cancer Center
The UMW make pillows for breast cancer patients at Baylor Scott & White to help feel better after surgery. Read More
Chisholm Trail 100 Club
We support the First Responders in requesting for donations for their clay shoot tournaments. Read More
Mariposa Apartment Homes
We provide toiletries for seniors. Read More
We have the Angel Tree during Christmas.
Backpacks4Kids program provides children with backpacks full of nutritious food that they can take home and won’t go hungry over the weekend. Read More
Crazy 8 Ministries
We sponsor 2 of their rooms for their Housing Program. Read More
Tarrant Area Food Bank
For many children and teens, the only meals they eat each day are provided at school. FUMC Joshua’s Backpack Program provides children with backpacks full of nutritious foods that they can take home and won’t go hungry over the weekend. Nutritious meals are vital to a child’s overall well-being. FUMC Joshua partners with Tarrant Area Food Bank (TAFB).
I was in prison and you visited me. -Matthew 25:36
One in six families has someone incarcerated.
The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry is to bring Christ’s love and forgiveness to all incarcerated individuals, their families and those who work with them, and to assist in the transition of becoming a productive citizen.
Early Response Teams
The mission of an Early Response Team is to provide a caring presence in the aftermath of a disaster, under very specific guidelines that enables a team to be productive and caring while causing no further harm or being a burden to the affected community. Read More
United Women in Faith
United Women in Faith supports partners providing direct services to women, children, youth and families in neighborhoods around the country. Internationally, we support partners empowering women, children and youth with education and economic development opportunities. We advocate for a more just world to improve life for women, children and youth. Read More
GriefShare is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone. Read more