Shady Grove United Methodist Church -- Mechanicsville
Tuesday, February 20, 2018
growing together

National Missions

Interested in being involved in National Missions?  We need you!  There are many places and people around our country that can use a helping hand through rebuilding and other disaster relief or mission opportunities.  In order for us to put a team together we need you to participate!  

Philippi, West Virginia
WANTED: Hands, feet and a heart that wants to help. NO special skills are needed.  On the job training is provided. Travel involved. Most meals provided, group activities included and a guaranteed spiritual high! We want you to join our 2017 Philippi, WV Mission Trip, and this year we are reserving 12 spaces for first time mission volunteers.  Call Beth Goldsmith for answers or to ANSWER THE CALL. 804-937-3991  Sign up now as spaces for this popular trip fill early.  Trip dates are July 23- 28, 2017.  Cost is $150 per person, $75 for each additional family member.
2017 will mark Shady Grove’s  28th annual mission trip to Philippi, West Virginia in partnership with Heart and Hand Ministries. It began as a youth trip and later as the youth began taking other trips it became largely adults, and now we have many families going and enjoying the mission experience together. In short this is a great trip for everyone. 

Pine Ridge, South Daktota

We have an ongoing mission relationship with Re-member in Pine Ridge, South Dakota where we work with the Oglala Lokota people. In July of 2016 we sent our fourth team to the area.   You can visit The Re-member website at