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Missions at Bethel UMC

Missions and Outreach Projects supported by Bethel Methodist Columbia

We are involved in missions around the world as well as close to home (here in Forest Acres, South Carolina). If you or someone you know is interested in helping with any of our missions, below are some we currently are involved with at Bethel United Methodist Church.

Our Missions for Christ include:

Outreach missions to serve the World.

  • Oliver Gospel Mission
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • District Missionary
  • Harvest Hope Food Bank
  • Beth & Lou Holtz Homeless Shelter
  • The Cooperative Ministry
  • Columbia Free Medical Clinic
  • Epworth Children’s Home
  • Golden Cross
  • Salkehatchie
  • Alston Wilkes Society
  • Killingsworth Home
  • Wallace Family Life Center
  • Bethlehem Center
  • Shalom Zone Ministry
  • SC Volunteers in Mission
  • Asbury Arms
  • Africa University
  • Hispanic Ministries
  • Home Works
  • Family Promise

The youth and children of Bethel UMC are involved in various outreach projects and missions throughout the year including:

  • Food drives for Harvest Hope Food Bank
  • Collecting, raising and sending funds to the United Methodist Children’s Ministry and the South Carolina Youth Service Fund
  • Souper Bowl campaign against hunger each winter
  • Homeworks
  • Salkehatchie Summer Work Camps
  • Collect school supplies for the Cooperative Ministry
  • Quarterly visits to retirement communities and to homebound members of Bethel