CAST & NEST
"For I was hungry and you gave me food, I was thirsty and you gave me drink, I was a stranger and you welcomed me, I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prison and you came to me." -Matthew 26
CAST, Chesapeake Area Shelter Team, provides an Emergency Winter Shelter Program for the Homeless. Partner churches host one week at a time of overnight winter shelter. HUMC provides our church as a shelter for families one week of each year.
HUMC will host CAST Wednesday, Jan 2, 2019, 8:30 PM - Wednesday, Jan 9 2019, 9:30 AM
Please pray about your involvement with this important ministry. Sign up sheets are available in the welcome center for various positions to help out day or night. For questions, please contact Tim or Teresa Mizell at 757-323-2932.
Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team (NEST) provides meals and shelter to homeless single adults during the winter months. NEST is a coalition of churches that provides overnight shelter on a rotating basis. HUMC provides our church as a shelter for one week of each year.
HUMC will host NEST March 20 - 27, 2019.
Volunteers are needed each year for overnight shifts, food preparation, cleaning and more. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Donna Mishler at (757) 469-0632