Local Missions

  • Tomah Community Dinner was every Monday from 4:40pm to 5:30pm at the Tomah Masonic Lodge. 520 E Saratoga Street, Tomah. They are now serving Grab and Go Meals. They will be given out at Gloria Dei church every Monday..

  • Tomah Food Pantry is now collecting Cold cereals, boxed meals and peanut butter are in short supply . All other food donations appreciated. Volunteers are always needed 608-372-6737 Open Monday thru Thursdays. Due to Covid we cannot take Bags and egg cartons at this time. Wal Mart will take your bags at the door.

  • Second Harvest Food give out, is the First Tuesday each month from 3:30 to 5pm until food is gone. at recreation park on Butts Avenue in Tomah. Call 211 for more information.

  • Families First is a organization based in Tomah helping people find housing, clothes and other items when it is needed. 608-374-4141

  • Faith In Action is a faith based organization in Tomah providing grocery delivery, transportation to various appointments, shopping, caring companionship, minor repairs to their homes and seasonal yard work. Volunteers are always needed 608-372-0939

  • Then next Noisy Offering collection will be October 31, 2021.We will be starting something different. Meeting with breakfast and worship. Giving will go to Kupper Ratsch Center.

Current

News

Blood Pressures will be taken by Rhonda Tessman once a month starting October 17th and will continue each third Sunday of the month.

We will be knitting or crocheting prayer shawls for people in our church. October 12 &26th Nov 9th & 23 and Dec 7 &21 at 6PM If you would like to join but don't know how to knit or crochet we will teach you!!!! If you know of someone that has yarn they wish to donate let us know. For more information contact Pastor Claudia

Neighbor for Neighbor Food Pantry, 1118 Veterans Blvd. Tomah Wi. 372-6737 they are open Mondays thru Thursdays.

Community Dinners on Mondays nights at 4:30pm. Grab and Go dinners at Gloria Dei Church.

Senior Center Bingo needs small items to use as Bingo Prizes. If you have any small items around the house bring them to the church and mark them for Bingo. Please place on table outside the doors to the church. Suggestions, tape, stamps, craft supplies wrapping paper, batteries, beauty items, small knick knacks, costume jewelry


SHOP WITH SCRIP

Shop the Scrip Spring Gifting Guide at ShopWithScrip.com/Gift Guide. $5 and $10 gift cards are being offered for a limited time, and they can be delivered to you or the recipient. Each purchase raises money for our church.

To sign up with Scrip:

1. Go to www.ShopWithScrip.com and click How to Enroll, then click Join Your Scrip Program.

2. Enter our enrollment code: 1EL8DA9356156. By entering this code, your account will be associated with our church, and we can begin earning rebates!

3. Fill in all required personal information and click ‘I Accept.’

4. Choose two security challenge questions from the list and provide answers.

Faith in Action

Free Grocery Shopping & Delivery

This free service is available year-round to anyone who is either elderly or a person with disabilities living within Tomah City Limits!

Call our Office to Sign Up! 608-372-0939


St. Clare Health Mission of Monroe County

Free health care for Monroe County residents over 18 years of age who have no health insurance and whose financial status prevents seeking medical treatment.

Where: Mayo Health System - Sparta Campus 310 West Main Street, Sparta, Wisconsin

Call 608-366-5343 for more information.

When: 1st and 3rd Tuesday evening each month, 5 - 6:30 p.m. Registration (No appointments needed). Patients seen on first come / first served basis.

In-house pharmacy for prescribed medications (no narcotics prescribed).

No services available for mental health counseling, dental care, or vision care.

St. Clare Health Mission of Monroe County is staffed entirely by volunteer medical staff and office volunteers. Spanish language interpreters are available at each clinic.

Adopt-A-Highway – First UM Church has an assigned section of Hwy 16 for which we made a commitment to clean-up twice annually. What we lack is a key coordinator to organize this effort. Connect with Dean Baumgarten to learn more or to indicate you would be willing to lead this ministry of our care of the earth. There is a sign up sheet on the kiosk to indicate you would assist on clean up days.


Church

Scholarships

  • Our church gives out an Annual Scholarship to anyone who is completing high school this current year, and/or has completed one post year of schooling. Donations may be made at any time to the scholarship fund. Just designate ‘Scholarship Fund’ on your offering envelopes. Thank you for supporting this ministry.

  • The Memorial committee has available their Mary Wedin CNA Memorial Scholarship. This is available to anyone wanting to take their CNA class and exams. Applications are available at any time through the year in church office.

CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS -Every year the UMW offers scholarships for anyone interested in attending Lake Lucerne or Pine Lake summer camps. The scholarship supplements camp registration, it does not cover the full cost. For more information contact Patricia Zimmerman at (608) 372-6281.

  • MABEL HEIL SCHOLARSHIP - conference scholarship available to any woman working to improve her education. Since 1981, over 240 women have received help. Deadline is October 1 for spring semester. Requirements and instructions are posted on the kiosk. Applicant must be an at large member of the Wisconsin UMW, fill out an application including answering one essay question, and provide two letters of recommendation as specified.