Brunswick UMC hosts a United Methodist Economic Ministry Anniversary Event


March 27, 2019

Brunswick UMC, Brunswick Maine, hosted a 50th Anniversary celebration for their ministry partner, the United Methodist Economic Ministry (UMEM).  UMEM serves the rural poor in Western, Maine with thrift shops, food banks, emergency fuel supplies, and home repairs.  Increased demand for food and fuel assistance, as well as the mandatory minimum wage increases for paid staff have presented financial challenges for the ministry. This event was meant to raise awareness about the ministry’s work and a bit of revenue to help them continue their good work. READ MORE...