Christmas 2009

Family service begins celebration of Christmas Long ago, on the very first Christmas night, something wonderful happened. A special baby was born. Many, many people had waited a long time for this baby. Tonight we celebrate the story of his birth. So began the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church’s Christmas […]

Remembering the homeless

(Photos by Ruth Morrison)   Portland’s vigil for homelessness   By Ruth Morrison   On the longest night of the year as the sun fell behind the buildings of downtown Portland a throng of people gathered and processed from the Preble Street Resource Center to Monument Square. We were led by […]

Soup Kitchen

Volunteering in costume Because Halloween this year fell on the fifth Saturday of October, coinciding with the Cape Elizabeth UMC’s week to volunteer at the Preble Street Soup Kitchen,  it was an opportunity to have a little fun and perhaps brighten a few lives.