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25 01, 2017

Holiday Report Card 2016

January 25th, 2017|Latest News|

We are very thankful for the tremendous blessings God has bestowed on the mission and those we serve. As the holiday season approached, we weren’t sure how God was going to accomplish everything we had hoped to do, but He did through you and others! Holiday Food Giveaways Stats: Families Served at Thanksgiving ..................3,991 Families [...]

25 01, 2017

Sweet Hearts

January 25th, 2017|Stories of Hope|

Happy Valentine’s Day! The topic of love comes to the fore in the month of February, as we celebrate Valentine’s Day on the 14th. Most of us enjoy hearing a good love story, and it’s exciting when God brings two people together. This past year, the mission has been blessed to watch God’s hand in several [...]

25 01, 2017

Biblical Counseling & Discipleship registration going on now

January 25th, 2017|Latest News|

Do you want to grow in your ability to understand and use the Bible? Do you care for those around you and want to give your friends biblical advice? At Union Mission, we believe that God has provided us with real answers for the real problems people encounter in life. If you want your counsel [...]

2 12, 2016

Help us meet a huge food need this December

December 2nd, 2016|Latest News|

The June flood of this year has made the need for food this holiday season greater than it has been in a very long time. Many West Virginians are simply out of the financial resources to put food on the table and they are coming to the Union Mission in droves seeking help. Last month, [...]

14 11, 2016

Papa Johns and WCHS are offering pizza in exchange for canned goods

November 14th, 2016|Latest News|

Monday, November 21st, for one day only, Papa Johns and WCHS TV are teaming up to help Union Mission combat hunger this holiday season. During regular business hours at participating Papa Johns Pizza restaurants, bring in 12 cans of food and get a large, one topping pizza for free. All food items will go to [...]

3 11, 2016

We Feed People

November 3rd, 2016|Stories of Hope|

Can you imagine going days without eating? What if you could not afford medicine and groceries? Which would you choose? These are real dilemmas that many face every day. It is hard to imagine as most of us get cranky if we miss more than one meal. Carol Hilleary, the director of Family Services at [...]

3 11, 2016

$2.49 Can Provide a Meal this Holiday

November 3rd, 2016|Latest News|

The holiday season is rapidly approaching. Along with the holidays comes colder temperatures. These temperatures can get us all in the holiday spirit, but for the homeless and hungry, they can turn deadly. November is a month to reflect on the many blessings we have received. It is also a month to consider being a [...]

2 11, 2016

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Concert

November 2nd, 2016|Latest News|

The Trans-Siberian Orchestra will be coming to Charleston on Wednesday, November 30 to do a performance at the Charleston Civic Center. This year they have chosen Union Mission as their charity partner for the event and will be donating proceeds from each ticket sold at the Charleston concert. They will also be working with WCHS TV [...]

6 10, 2016

Rock Bottom

October 6th, 2016|Stories of Hope|

Hi, my name is Meresa. After my daddy died, I sank into deep and very dark depression. The pain was almost unbearable. I started smoking pot, drinking any chance I could get and taking my  daddy’s leftover Seroquel. I jumped into a serious relationship with someone that was clearly not the best choice for me. I resented everyone. One day, the cops rolled up [...]

13 09, 2016

2016 UMM CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT: The gift that gives back!

September 13th, 2016|Latest News|

It’s that time of year again and here’s a look at the 2016 Union Mission Christmas ornament which will available beginning October 1, 2016. To pre-order, contact Terry Hodge 304.925-0366 ext. 145 or by email