Be the Church

Be the Church

Be the Church is an opportunity to live out our faith through service. While in the past, this event has taken place on a single Sunday, this year we are providing multiple opportunities throughout the Lenten season to be the hands and feet of Christ in our community.

Click on a date to register for an event.


Saturday, April 6

Time: 1-4pm

Where: First United Methodist Church Pearland MFC

What: Building bed frames to go to a foster child/family and decorating beddings

Max # of volunteers: 75


Saturday, April 13

Time: 9:30am–3:30pm (lunch provided)

Where: 3507 Linkwood Dr., Houston, TX 77025

What: painting, landscaping, repairing a fence, and repairing a tree bench at Bethany Methodist Weekday School.

Max # of volunteers: 100


Our central campus, First United Methodist Church of Pearland, is offering additional events for which you are also welcome to register.  


Monday, April 1

Time: 6-7:30pm

Where: FUMC Pearland Assembly room

What: Viewing a video about a child’s journey through the foster system.

Max #: none

****Note: not appropriate for children (includes disturbing content)****


Wednesday, April 3

Time: 9am-noon

Where: FUMC Pearland MFC

What: Sewing prayer flags, praying for the children in the foster system and potential foster families, and learning how to make weighted blankets.

Max #: 20

****Note: This event requires a special skill. For sewers of all levels.****


Sunday, April 7

Time: 12-2:30pm

Where: FUMC Pearland

What: A fun atmosphere to celebrate previous week while also bringing awareness to foster/adoptive families. We will also assemble 1st night backpacks at this time with the items we will have collected throughout the previous weeks.

Max #: none


Please contact Shannon Goran with any questions!