Ministries

As an urban church on the “Last Frontier”, we have the privilege of providing and hosting a wide range of ministries. We are an active church in the wider community and our central location makes our facility a natural place to gather for Boy Scouts, Girl Scouts, a children’s choir, and a community lunch program. Our church community cares for each other with prayer, meals and help in times of crisis, a wonderful children’s program and support for young parents and military families. Many in our community live far from family and our pastoral care provides the support and love in times of joy or crisis.

We also offer a wide variety of fellowship programs to enrich our spiritual life.

Visitation with Florence and her pup Willie.

CIRCLES OF CARE - these members are organized to respond in times of family crisis or for other special needs.

PRAYER CHAIN - these members provide continual prayer support for all concerns. Call the church office with your prayer requests.

NURSERY - care for babies and toddlers is provided during 9:45 and 11:00 Sunday worship services, Sunday School, and many other events.

HANDICAP ACCESS - a wheelchair ramp, bathroom and chair lift are available in the Sunday School wing.

AID FOR HEARING AND SIGHT IMPAIRED - ASL interpretation is provided at the 9:45 a.m. worship, and large print hymnals are always available.

PASTORAL CARE - call the church office for a home visit from our Lay Visitation Team or an appointment with the pastor.

CONFERENCE MISSION PROJECT - All churches in the Alaska Missionary Conference work together to support a variety of ministries in Alaska and throughout the world.

UNITED CAMPUS MINISTRY –college age ministry at University of Alaska, Fairbanks supported by mission gifts and representation on the UCM governing board. David Moore serves as the director for this important ministry.

LOVE I.N.C. - assists in coordinating our response to human need in the community. Church members are invited to fill out “Talent-Tithe” forms for our data bank of volunteers.

TANANA VALLEY CHRISTIAN CONFERENCE - We participate in ecumenical services and other activities sponsored by TVCC.

HABITAT FOR HUMANITY INTERNATIONAL - We support the Greater Fairbanks Area Habitat for Humanity with funding, volunteers and by housing mission teams who work on the Habitat sites. FUMC participated in the first Church sponsored Habitat home to be built in the Fairbanks area.

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