Fulfilling Christ’s Great Commission

“Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit.”  
Matthew 28:19  

Union Church has a long history of supporting missionaries locally and internationally and we commit 22% of general giving to support a variety of missionaries.

Union’s Mission Partners 2020 Report

2020 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. 

2020 Mission Facts 

  •      Monthly mission committee meetings were attended by 19 missionaries from 14 organizations.
  •      Committee members are in on-going communication with all our missionaries and regularly encourage congregational prayer for them.

Union’s Local Outreach Efforts

  •      Operation Christmas Child  -150 Shoeboxes delivered
  • Community service
    •      E-Waste and Household goods Collection for Hope Services  
  •      UPC hosted:  
  •           Thursday night AA meetings
  •           Numerous Help One Child parenting classes and events, including the Eggstravaganz

Mission support

2020

% of effort

Dollars

% of Missions budget

International

14

46.7%

$35,200

41.40%

Local

14

46.7%

$41,400

48.40%

Mexico

2

6.7%

$9,000

10.50%

Totals

30

100.0%

$85,600

100%