“Each one must give as he has decided in his heart, not reluctantly or under compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.”   2 Corinthians 9:7


In addition to member donations made through annual pledges and Sunday “pass the plate collections,” members also have an opportunity to support specific local and national charities/organizations as well as ministry activities of the global United Methodist Church. These offerings are made through special donations once a month on communion Sunday.

The list below is for the special offerings designated for 2018:

Donations made to local/national charitable organizations:

Yavapai Homeless Coalition
Adopt A Vet (assistance for military veterans)

Hope for our Heroes (Bible sticks for US military personnel)


Rainbow Acres (“ranch” for adults with disabilities)

Donations to support ongoing UMC/Mountain View UMC ministry programs:

Human Relations
The Gathering
Peace with Justice

Mountain View UMC Food Bank

World Communion Day

Mountain View UMC Student Scholarships