Fun Stuff

Special public supper

Asian theme on Nov. 19 Stephen Bither and Jo Stewart have organized a special church supper for Saturday, Nov. 19, focusing on a wonderful variety of Asian cuisine. Unlike the traditional monthly bean supper, this Asian Food Festival will have only one seating, at 5:30 p.m., and all food will be provided by the […]

Sunday School project

  Adding beauty to Prayer Path Members of Carol Hubbard’s Sunday School class on Oct. 9 planted hostas along the Prayer Path behind the church. Carol’s neighbor was dividing hostas from his yard and offered Carol the chance to take whatever she wanted. Knowing she would be teaching Sunday School, Carol turned […]

Blessing of the dogs

  Keeping dry for the blessing A rainy afternoon proved to be no obstacle for our church’s renewal of its annual Dog Blessing, honoring the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi. On Sunday, Oct. 2, the blessing was moved inside from its usual setting  in the wooded outdoor chapel, but the dogs didn’t seem to mind […]

Apple-picking Saturday

Sunday School activity on Sept. 10 Ruth Dufresne has organized an apple-picking Saturday for Sept. 10 to bring together children for a fun outing before Sunday’s official beginning of the new Sunday School season. Children in kindergarten through eighth grade are invited to participate, although younger siblings, parents and friends […]

Vacation Bible School 2011

   ‘Helping Hands and Singing Hearts’   Singing for our neighbors concludes VBS The familiar hymn “Surely the Presence of the Lord is in This Place” carried a deeper meaning for participants in the Cape Elizabeth UMC’s Vacation Bible School on Wednesday, July 27 — a neighborly presence. To conclude its […]

Family Fun Day

  Volunteers needed for Float booth Jim Tammaro once again is organizing our church’s participation in the Cape Elizabeth Family Fun Day, scheduled for Saturday, June 11 at Fort Williams. The church will again feature a Root Beer Float booth on a day that celebrates community spirit for people of […]

Easter activities

Eggs and Easter Bunnies The church’s annual Easter Egg Hunt had some new wrinkles this year, thanks to the planning and organization of Shirley Maxwell Royall. On the day before Easter, a group of children from the congregation were treated to coloring eggs, painting a mural, cracking open a pinata, […]