University Park United Methodist Church established its bread ministry over 25 years ago. During this time we have partnered with Tom Thumb stores at Preston Center, Snider Plaza and the recently closed store at Highland Park Village. Our outreach is comprised of church volunteers that pick up bread from each store every morning and deliver to food pantries, homeless shelters, and other needy community organizations.
You’ll find the prelude a connective branch rooted in the context of a larger theme of a given service – may it be a sort of filter for you to pass through that lightens the heart, cleanses the mind, and prepares the spirit.
Over the month of July, I had the privilege of showcasing several people who are doing tremendous work in the city of Dallas. We centered our Summer Speaker Series on the theme of God at Work in Our City. Rev. Dr. Ted Campbell introduced us to the "Five Waves Over Dallas" that highlighted the various immigrant groups that have made up the fabric of our city over the centuries.