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Pot Luck Luncheon

Winter get-together Thanks to Gail Parker’s last-minute announcement a week earlier at the 10 o’clock service, our congregation came together for a post-worship pot-luck luncheon on Jan. 23, giving everyone the opportunity for some quality fellowship and some fortifying hot food before venturing out into sub-freezing temperatures. Longtime church members, […]

UMW Recognition

Stephen Bither receives mission award On Human Relations Sunday, the United Methodist Women of the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church presented Stephen Bither with its Mission Recognition Award for his work with the church and the community throughout the past decade. Kathie Hackett, representing the UMW, made the presentation during […]

January’s Public Supper

Another successful evening at CEUMC Even though the monthly Beans and Casserole Supper was a week later than usual because of New Year’s Day, the Jan. 8 event was a success with more than $700 being raised from tickets purchased by members of the congregation and the public. Thank you […]

UMW meeting

Gathering on Tuesday, Jan. 10  The United Methodist Women will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 1 p.m. in the Sunshine Room. This will be the planning meeting for events throughout 2012 and also to help determine how mission money will be sent. Kathie Hackett will be the hostess […]

Adult Education Class

New class continues Sunday Regina Wilson is leading a new Adult Education Class on Sundays at 9 a.m. in the Sunshine Room. The seven-week series of classes will follow Branson Thurston’s book “Jesus, God’s Epiphany to the World.” It is not necessary to have attended the first class to understand […]

Christmas at the CEUMC

Reflections on Christmas Eve services There were angels, wisemen, and — as has become a tradition at our church — a giraffe disguised as a camel. The Family Service on Christmas Eve at the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church was indeed a community gathering; a coming together of younger and […]

Christmas in the Barn

Post-Christmas morning in the barn On a cold Sunday, the morning after traditional celebrations of Christmas, a small group of our congregation and friends gathered in Nick and Nicole Tammaro’s Cape Elizabeth barn to pay tribute to the birth of Jesus in a most-appropriate setting. Sitting on bales of hay […]