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Here at First UMC, we know that life doesn’t always go according to plan.  We have compiled a list of community resources available to families and individuals for when the unexpected happens.  If you have any questions or need more information, please contact the church office at 417.532.7153 from 9:00am-3:00pm, Monday-Friday.


Safe and Secure Shelter for Women and Children, Legal Advocacy, Case Management, Weekly Support Groups, Crisis Intervention, Sexual Assault Advocacy, Parenting Help, Employment and Housing Assistance, 24-Hour Hotline www.copeoflebanon.com 417.532.2885 Hotline: 877.275.0930

Crosslines Ministry

Clothing, Emergency Food Pantry, Furniture and Household Goods, Emergency Financial Assistance, Services for victims of fire or natural disasters www.crosslinesministry.com 417.588.3559


Food Pantry www.l-life.org 417.991.FOOD (3663)

Missouri Ozarks Community Action

Family Support, Life Skill Classes www.mocaonline.org 417.532.4989

Narcotics Anonymous

Support for those with addictions. Group meets at First United Methodist Church 417.532.7153