Ministries and Outreach

First United Methodist Church is active in many local, national, and international mission ministries, focusing on hunger, disabilities, children, and many other needs.  Through our United Methodist Connection, First UMC contributes to international and national missions.  Locally, First UMC partners with the following organizations:

All God’s Children

American Red Cross Blood Drive

AV Team

Back Pack Pals

BC Mental Health Association

BC Social Services Angel Tree

Bereavement Teams

Boy Scouts of America

Camp Don Lee

Caring Christian Carpenters

Carolina Pregnancy Center


Children’s Ministry

Youth Ministry

Adult Education Ministry

Coastal Pregnancy Center

Communion Servers

Community Dental Clinic


Disaster Response & Recovery

Eagle’s Wings

Emergency Response Team

Foster Children

FUMC Day Care

FUMC Preschool

FUMC After-School

Ganta Mission Station

Food for Folks

Habitat for Humanity

Haiti Mission Project

Hand in Hand

Health and Welfare

History Committee

House of Hope, Nicaragua

Interchurch Forum

Matthew 25 Ministry

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Prayer Garden

Prayer Ministry

Relay for Life

Ruth’s House

S.A.M.’s Club

Samaritan’s Purse

Stop Hunger Now

Samaritan’s Purse

United Methodist Men

United Methodist Women

Unidos Por Cristo

Wednesday Night Suppers

Wesley Foundation at ECU/Pitt CC

Widower’s Mite

Women’s Conference

Young Life & Young Lives

Zimbabwe Orphans Endeavor

Zion Shelter

The Church Has Left the Building

If you would like to learn more about missions at First Church, please let one of the pastors know.  We would be happy to tell you more about the various missions and help you get connected!