Animal Blessing 2017

  Casey’s gentle blessings The Rev. Casey Collins continued her new ministry at the Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church on Oct. 1, blessing some members of the congregation she rarely gets to see — our beloved pets.uring the church’s annual Blessing of the Animals in the Outdoor Chapel, on a […]

Free Classical Music Concert

Join us on Saturday, Sept. 23 Duo Terlano, the award-winning classical music tea of Johannes Dietrich (violin) and Marie-Aline Cadieux (cello) will perform a free concert at our church on Saturday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m. Duo Terlano performed a similar concert at our church last September. Mark Braun (piano) […]

Welcome Back Sunday 2017

No place like home Our church’s Welcome Back Sunday was a family affair with more than a dozen children assisting the Rev. Casey Collins throughout the Sept. 10 service, her first fall-season service after taking over as the minister on July 1. Pastor Casey involved the children throughout the service, […]

Welcome Back Sunday

Join us on Sept. 10 Welcome Back Sunday is Sept. 10 for our church with the return of the choir from its summer break, the beginning of Adult Education classes for the fall and a special focus on Sunday School. The Rev. Casey Collins will be leading her first Welcome […]

Child care positions

Paid positions available during Sunday services The Staff-Parish Relations Committee is looking to hire two people to take care of children ages 6 and under during each Sunday’s 10 a.m. service. These positions are year-round and will pay $20 per person, per Sunday. Arrangements will be made for time off. […]

Family Promise hosting

  Finding a home at CEUMC Our church hosted its first guests from the Greater Portland Family Promise mission during the week of Aug. 13-20, welcoming three families from Morocco and Angola. Thanks to many volunteers from our church, St. Alban’s and St. Bartholomews, it was a rewarding and successful […]

Summer gathering

Was it summer? Church members gathered for a second Summer Open House and Pot Luck Supper on Aug. 8, but thanks to a steady ocean breeze, it felt more like fall and most people spent the evening around the fire pit to keep warm. Thank you to everyone who attended […]

Summer Seminar Series

Next session: Thursday, Aug. 10 The second session of the Rev. Jim Young’s month-long Summer Seminar Series will take place on Thursday, Aug. 10 from 7-8 p.m. in the Chapel. This summer series will focus on Apostle Paul’s Missionary Journeys. As Jim explained, “We will read about his run-ins with […]

More Family Promise training dates

Two new dates for training Two new dates have been added for Family Promise training sessions. Our church will be hosting its first Family Promise families, Aug. 13-20. If you want to volunteer that week and be part of this Family Promise mission, you will need to go through a […]

Helping homeless families

Training session July 26 Our church’s first week to host families in the Greater Portland Family Promise mission will be Aug. 13-20. We will need many volunteers throughout the week for approximately 90-minute shifts, but before anyone can volunteer, they must go through a training program that will fully explain […]