Union Church has a long history of supporting missionaries locally and internationally.

We commit 22% of general giving to support a variety of missionaries.

Union’s Mission Partners 2018 Report

2018 has been an active year for our missionaries in Japan, far East, India, the Middle East, Peru, Africa and Mexico.  Five Wycliffe Bible translators we support have ministered throughout the world using their skills in technology. Locally, City Team, Help One Child, Young Life, Real Options, the Valley Med Chaplain, and Community Services of Mt. View and Los Altos continue to serve with both our monetary and volunteer support.  We also contribute to four experienced and effective college/university ministries. 

2018 Mission Facts 

  •      Monthly mission committee meetings were attended by 19 missionaries from 14 organizations.
  •      Union church members were involved in a short term mission to Rancho Santa Marta May 2018.
  •      Committee members are in on-going communication with all our missionaries and regularly encourage congregational prayer for them.

Union’s Local Outreach Efforts

  •      44th annual Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast 2018 for the Community –Served 200 with 22 volunteers
  •      Operation Christmas Child Nov. 2018  -239 Shoeboxes delivered
  •      City Team volunteer efforts Thanksgiving and Christmas.
  • Community service

    •      E-Waste and Household goods Collection for Hope Services  
  •      UPC hosted:  
  •           Tuesday night Women’s and Children’s BSF
  •           Thursday night AA meetings
  •           Numerous Help One Child parenting classes and events, including the Eggstravaganza

2018 Financial Summary:

Local/Country     #             # of total             Funding                % of total


International      16                 50%                      $36,400                       40.9%

Local                         9                 28.1%                   $24,600                       27.7%

College/Univ          5                 15.6%                   $18,900                       21.3%

Mexico                      2                   6.3%                   $  9,000                        10.1%              

 

          

  

 

Totals                    32                 100%                    $88,900                        100%