Are you looking for extra ways to give this holiday season? Here are a few ways you can give of your gifts and time with Friendswood Methodist.

Thanksgiving Baskets - Distributed on Saturday, November 12
•  Collecting Funds to purchase items for clients
(Donations can still be made to this designated fund after the event to benefit the mission next year. To do so, you can write a check made payable to "Friendswood Methodist Church" and include "Thanksgiving Baskets" in the memo line.)
Questions: Contact Rev. Sam McRae at

Flannel Friendsgiving – all-church potluck and Operation Christmas Child packing party
•  Come Sunday, November 13 from 5 - 7PM and pack a shoe box for Operation Christmas Child
•  Collecting Funds to fund the purchase of items and cover shipping costs (Samaritan's Purse recommended donation is $10 per box). This donation can be made even after the event! To do so, you can write a check made payable to "Friendswood Methodist Church" and include "Operation Christmas Child Fund" in the memo line.
Questions: Contact Kay Allen at

Food Pantry - Reverse Advent Calendar Food Collection
•  Collect items throughout December to distribute to families in need. Donations are collected by households from December 1 through 24. Bring these non-perishable items to the collection bins at the Christmas Eve services or Christmas Day service.

Click below for the Reverse Advent Calendar which includes a needed Food Pantry item each day!
Questions: Contact Kelsey Hewitt at

Christmas Joy Party on Saturday December 10
•  Need 100 Volunteers (9am - 2pm)
•  Need (185) $50 Walmart Gift Cards (you can purchase Walmart Gift Cards or also make a donation by clicking the button below and selecting "Christmas Joy Party" from the drop down menu).
•  Need Unwrapped Presents for Children Ages 1-18
Questions: Contact Wendy Moser at or Lynn Dodson at

Light of Hope Benevolence Fundraiser - Sanctuary Foyer, Every Sunday of Advent November 27, December 4, 11, 18
Friendswood Methodist Church offers a benevolence ministry for residents of 77546 who need help with Rent or Utility Bills.
•  Needed donations in honor or memory of loved ones in the amount of $10, $25, $50, $100, 
$250, $500+ are available on angel ornaments in the Sanctuary Foyer beginning November 27. 
•  Once your donation is made, hang the corresponding ornament to the amount donated and the list of in honor/in memory will be printed on a display board and bulletin printed and available for pick up during the Christmas Eve Service.
•  Our goal is $24,000

•  You can make your donation online by clicking the "Give to Light of Hope" button below. Select Light of Hope from the drop down menu to proceed with your donation.
Contact Rev. Sam McRae at

If you’d like to make a donation to Friendswood Methodist Church, you can do so by visiting our giving page at or in person in our church office or on Sunday mornings.