Ministry for Gail Parker

Congratulations to our own Gail Parker for being appointed as the Certified Lay Minister at United Methodist churches in North Sebago and Naples, Maine. Gail’s responsibilities will be minster of worship, spiritual development, and pastoral care. She will preach at both churches on the second and third Sundays each month […]

Wildflower/Nature Walk

The Eco Team is sponsoring a Wildflower/Nature Walk in Robinson Woods on Sunday, August 14 from 1-3 p.m. with Amy Witt, a naturalist, garden coach, horticulturist, and director of Earth Walkers, an organization that “provides opportunities to inspire people to wonder about and connect with the natural world”. Following the […]

Donate school supplies

Our United Methodist Women of Faith are looking for donations of school supplies to be distributed to schools in Cape Elizabeth and South Portland and to families connected to Family Promise and Judy’s Pantry. The women have already purchased 40 backpacks in which to load the supplies. Bring your donated […]

Women’s Summer Gathering

Our United Methodist Women in Faith (formerly the United Methodist Women) held its annual summer luncheon on Wednesday, July 14 at Sea Dog Brewing Company in South Portland. Good food, good time, and good women!

Farewell, Priscilla

CEUMC’s co-pastor is retiring (again) When Pastor Priscilla Dreyman came to the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church as its co-pastor with Mary Jane O’Connor-Ropp in 2019, it largely was the result of a dream she had in 2018; a dream in which she had a vision of our church establishing […]

Retirement celebration

Join us this Sunday, June 26, for a farewell service for Pastor Priscilla Dreyman, before she retires on June 30. The service will begin at 10 a.m. and we hope most people will be able to attend in person, with or without masks. A reception and luncheon will follow the […]

Chapel Woods opening

Saturday June 4 marked the official opening of Chapel Woods, the new 6.7-acre conservation easement obtained by the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust on church property in Robinson Woods, guaranteeing it will remain natural and protected in perpetuity. The official opening, at the entrance to the woods at the back of […]

Easement agreement finalized

After years of discussions and proposals and months of working out the final details, it’s official — the Cape Elizabeth Land Trust has purchased a conservation easement on 6.7 acres of church property in Robinson Woods. The church will retain ownership, but the easement will complete CELT’s Cross Town Trail, […]

Wildflower/Tree Exploration

Jake Flanagan describes how to identify a species of tree. The church’s Eco Team’s planned May 21 Wildflower/Nature Walk took an unexpected twist when our scheduled master naturalist was unable to attend because of a scheduling conflict. Instead, a man who had come to participate took over as the leader […]

Favorite Pet Photo Contest

Here are the final entries for the church’s Outreach Ministry Team’s Photo Contest for Top Dogs and Fab Cats to benefit the Animal Refuge League of Greater Portland. Photos will be displayed at the church until TOMORROW, May 29. Check out our animal friends and cast a vote for the […]