Thank you for your outpouring of love and offerings to serve our congregation and community! Below are several different ways you can provide help, support, and care to our ministry partners, congregations, and those in our community.
Provide care and support for those in our congregation and community:
If you are interested in providing care or support for our congregation and community, such as running an errand, cooking a meal, or providing other assistance, please contact . You can also call the church office at (770) 479-2502.
If you or someone you know needs help or assistance during this time, please fill out our Get Help Form.
Mission Donation Drive:
Canton First UMC is thankful for our local Mission Partners and all that they do to serve our community! On November 14, we invite you to help us fill their donation bins with their top needed items!
From 10:00AM to 1:00PM you can drive up and drop-off any of the below items at the drive-thru portico entrance, or bring your items when you come to the Special Sale for Debt-Free. CFUMC Missions Committee members will be onsite to help unload/receive your donations. You don’t even have to get out of your car. We look forward to seeing you there!
Top Donation Needs for Each of our Local Mission Partners:
- Goshen Valley Boys Ranch
Boys socks and boxers (new) age ranges 8-18
Boys 2 in 1 Shampoo/Conditioner or Shampoo
Boys Body wash
Boys Deodorant (the kids really like the gel kind)
- MURPHY HARPST Children’s Center
Hand Sanitizer/ Disposable Masks
Towels/ Washcloths (new) (white works best so we can use bleach)
Ethnic Haircare products (I.e. Cantu, Shea Moisture, Jamaican Castor products)
Light blocking curtains for bedrooms boys/girls (new) (84”)
Bedroom Rugs for boys/girls (new) (size 2x3- 3x5)
- MUST Ministries
- NEVER ALONE
Children’s Diapers size 6; Pull-ups 4T-5T; Goodnights M, L, XL
Canned chili and pasta
Please also save your old shoes to bring to the Mission Donation Drive. Shoe donations will help a local family receive a service dog for their 5-year-old son.
Drop-off Location: 930 Lower Scott Mill Rd, Canton, GA 30115.
Canton First UMC Ministry Partner Cherokee Thanksgiving is Continuing a 28 Year Tradition of Holiday Giving
Cherokee Thanksgiving is requesting monetary donations to help provide over 2,000 free meals to residents and families in need in the community, those unable to prepare a meal at home, and for local emergency service personnel and hospital emergency staff.
New for 2020: Meals will be prepared and delivered or picked-up from the Williamson Brothers BBQ-Canton location.
Donations for Cherokee Thanksgiving can be made payable by check to Canton First United Methodist Church. Please include in the memo line "Cherokee Thanksgiving."