Outreach Ministries


Food Pantry: With assistance from others in our community we sponsor and host the Watseka Area Food Pantry.  The food pantry helps provide food security to many families in our community and Iroquois county.  This is a vital extension of Christ’s love to others.  Your participation is always appreciated.  Answering the phone, stocking shelves, unloading shipments of food are some of the ways you can help support this important ministry.  If you need assistance, would like to volunteer or need more information please call: 815-432-0122.  The food pantry is affiliated with the Eastern Illinois Foodbank and Midwest Foodbank.

If you need help and need to visit our food pantry please call 815-432-0122 between the hours of 9:00 & 11:00 am to make an afternoon appointment on the same day you call. Our food pantry is open Monday through Friday except for holidays.

 Members of Our Food Pantry Team

2018 Postal Food Drive

Financial Giving: Each year our church gives financially to support ministries both locally and globally.  Through the Untied Methodist Church we support missionaries around the world, assist in disaster relief and help fund other vital ongoing ministries to the poor, sick and under-educated.

Rummage Sale: Each year we hold two rummage sales; in the spring and fall.  All proceeds go to local and global missions.  If you have items to donate or if you would like to shop at the rummage sales, call the church to find out more information at 815-432-4903.  Our next sale will be Friday, September 13th and Saturday, September 14th 2019.

March 2019 Spring Rummage Sale

October 2018 Fall Rummage Sale

February 2018 Unloading Flood Buckets & Supplies For Flood Victims & Getting Classrooms Ready for Nettie Davis School

Ringing the Salvation Army Bell

Midwest Distribution Center

Midwest Distribution Center 2017