Mission and Service at Epworth UMC


The people of Epworth UMC are constantly at work being the hands and feet of God by serving the needs of our community. If you are interested in participating in one of these opportunities, or if you have an idea of your own, please call the church office and we will put you in touch with the right person! 775-423-4714

Fallon Daily Bread

Together with many other local churches and organizations, we serve free homemade hot suppers to more than 150 people per week, on Mondays and Thursdays here at the church at 5:15pm. Contact Ron or Barbara Evans at 775.423.2650 or Kathy Fraker at 775.867.3095!

HeLP Ministries (He Loves People)

Provides hot showers and laundry services on Mondays and Tuesdays in the Wolf Center. We provide all of the cleaning and shower supplies via donations, and have a small fund to help provide for other needs. Contact Jerry Noonkester at 775.224.1906 or Margaret Knox at 775.217.3391!

Food Pantry

Provides food and clothing to those in need, and is open on Mondays from 10:00am-1:00pm. Volunteers are always needed to help sort, organize, and distribute food. Call the church office to help and ask for Jerry Noonketser at 775.224.1906!

Worship at Homestead Assisted Living

We read scripture, sing, bring a message, and are a loving, gentle presence with residents. Every Sunday at 1:15pm. Contact the church office if you have any questions at 775.423.4714!

Children and Youth Programs

Help out in the nursery, or in Sunday School with our elementary aged or teenaged students! Men and women alike are encouraged to help us give our kids a good, loving, faithful upbringing. They need roll models and friendly faces like yours! Contact the office for questions about Sunday school at 775.423.4714 and ask to leave a message for Mary Lou Grumstrup, and contact Angelina Irby at 775.217.1215 for questions about the nursery!