Galilee is made up of ordinary people giving with extraordinary generosity to help their friends and neighbors and to honor God. You can help us by committing to giving in 2020:
Give online safely and securely:  Click here.
For physical checks, please send by mail. We are discouraging visits to the church building during the pandemic. Send to: Galilee UMC, 45425 Winding Road, Sterling, VA 20165.

Ways to Give to Galilee

  1. Bill Pay through your bank – NO FEES TO GALILEE – this is the most beneficial way you can give to the church*
  2. Galilee App or Galilee web link to make one-time or recurring gifts
  3. Text @gumc to 52014. Save this phone number to make giving quick and easy in the future
  4. Amazon Smile – make purchases at Amazon Smile and designate Galilee United Methodist Church as your beneficiary. A portion of all purchases will be donated to Galilee
  5. Stock transfer – transfer stocks directly to Galilee, and in most cases, you can avoid taxes on the appreciation of the stock. Contact Kathy Butler at 703-430-2203 for instructions
  6. IRA Distributions – If you are 70 ½ or older, in most cases you can donate IRA distributions (including required minimum distributions) directly to Galilee and avoid taxes on the distribution
  7. Planned Giving – make Galilee the beneficiary of your bequests or trusts.You can make a lasting difference well beyond your lifetime

*For all forms of online giving, using the electronic check option generates fewer fees to Galilee. This makes your gift go further toward ministry.