Ministries

STEPHEN MINISTRY

Central is now a participating church in the Stephen Ministry program.
On Sunday, April 30, 12 individuals were commissioned as Stephan Ministers;
Ellen, Jim, Jeanne, Janice, Marie, Brian, Carol, Beverly, Ruth, Donna, Sandra, and George – pictured with prayer warrior Marilyn; Stephen Leaders Pastor Scott, Judy and Pastor Kelly.

If you or anyone you know of could benefit from this caring, confidential, ongoing compassionate and caring ministry, please contact one of the Stephen Leaders – Judy, Kelly or Scott – and you will get the help you are asking for! An email sent to stephenministry@centraltolife.org can be accessed only by one of the Stephan Leaders, assuring total confidentiality.

MINISTRY LEADER

Stephen Ministry Leaders

Scott Sharp, Kelly Brooks, Judy Williams


Contact a Stephen Minister

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN

The Purpose of UMW:
The organized unit of United Methodist Women shall be a community of women whose purpose is:

  • To know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus Christ.
  • To develop a creative supportive fellowship.
  • To expand concepts of mission through participation in the global ministries of the church.

Who Can Join?
United Methodist Women welcomes all women who commit themselves to our Purpose.

  • You don’t have to be a member of The United Methodist Church to join.
  • Our membership is diverse: women of many races, cultures, languages, young and old.
  • There is no minimum age requirement and no cost to join.

Why Join?
You become part of a national membership organization that offers:
A community of women

  • Spiritual growth
  • A creative & supportive community
  • Education & transformation through programs

What Members Do

  • Raise millions of dollars for programs aiding and empowering women, children and youth.
  • Advocate for the needs of women, children and youth.
  • Become equipped for service and action through education.
  • Train to be leaders through events and workshops.

Learn more about this organization here: http://new.gbgm-umc.org/umw

MINISTRY LEADER

Betty Jo Nye

Women's Ministry Director


EVENTS
03Aug

Executive Committee Meeting

Thursday, Central United Methodist Church
10Aug

General Meeting

Thursday, Central United Methodist Church
UNITED METHODIST MEN

The men of Central United Methodist Church meet for breakfast the third Saturday of each month. Proceeds from their fundraising projects benefit various ministries and mission projects.

MINISTRY LEADER

Ed Vigil

Men's Ministry Director


EVENTS
19Jul

UMM Breakfast

Wednesday, Central United Methodist Church
16Sep

UMM Breakfast

Saturday, Central United Methodist Church
21Oct

UMM Breakfast

Saturday, Central United Methodist Church
18Nov

UMM Breakfast

Saturday, Central United Methodist Church
HELPING HANDS

Helping Hands is a ministry that reaches out to those who need a kind word, a cup of coffee, perhaps a prayer and either a bus pass or lunch three mornings a week. Please contact our office or Brad Gibbs for further information.

HELPING HANDS

Saranam is a 2-year housing and education program for homeless families in Albuquerque, NM.  Saranam offers a comprehensive range of services to assist families in transitioning beyond homelessness.

Click Here to learn more about Saranam.

Prayer Request

Please fill out the form below so that we may add a family member or friend to our prayer list.