Heifer Project

Learning to help others Linda and Bob Webster introduced our Sunday School to the inner workings of the Heifer Project on Sunday, launching what will be a long-term iniative to teach our children about worldwide hunger and poverty. Linda and Bob have worked at the Heifer International Farm in Alabama and […]

Craft Workshop

Help prepare for Jolly Snowman Fair Gail Parker will lead a craft workshop on Monday, Sept. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the church, helping interested volunteers to create Maine-themed items for December’s Jolly Snowman Christmas Fair. The fair will have a special table this year for items created in Maine. […]

Water line problem

Looking for the leak The Portland Water District has informed the church we have a leak in the water line that runs from our water meter to the church and/or parsonage. The problem is, we don’t know where the leak is, but we need to find it and fix it. […]

Better piano for chapel

  Donation from Elizabeth Betty Peterson Beginning for this Sunday’s early service, a different piano will be in the chapel, one better suited for the size and acoustics of the room. The George Steck piano was donated to the church by Elizabeth Betty Peterson, who has been attending our church […]

Judy’s Pantry

  Height of the season With its donations of fresh produce from Cape farms. two community gardens and some local residents, Judy’s Pantry is in full swing for its summer clients. The pantry is open every Tuesday from 3-5 p.m. in the Sunshine Room of our church for Cape residents looking […]

Spaghetti Supper 2014

Community connections After months of planning, discussions and preparations, our church hosted its first summer Spaghetti Supper on the eve of Cape Elizabeth’s Beach to Beacon Road Race. We didn’t have quite the turnout for which we had hoped, but the 75 members of the church and community who turned […]

Church Picnic

An evening at Fort Williams The first of four Intergenerational Summertime Gatherings for our church was held on Monday, July 7, a pot-luck picnic at Fort Williams. Thank you to Mark Braun, Sarah Gagne and Mariah Parker for this collection of photos. And also thank you to Sarah for organizing the event. […]

Cape Critters

   Fun for Family, July 15 The second of four Summertime Intergenerational Gatherings will take place on Tuesday, July 15 at the church, an evening of creating “Cape Critters” with Lisa Larrabee. Meet at the church at 6 p.m. for this evening of creation and self-expression. Pizza will be served. As Lisa […]

Tom Merrill 1935-2014

Memorial service on July 12 A service to celebrate the life of The Rev. Dr. Thomas R. Merrill will be held at our church on Saturday, July 12 at 1 p.m. Visiting hours will be on Friday, July 11 at Hobbs Funeral Home, 230 Cottage Road, South Portland. Tom died […]

Special recognition

Twenty years and counting Judith Hill remembers the first time Faith York was introduced to our church choir. “We were rehearsing on a Wednesday night when Faith came in to interview for the choir director’s position. She held up the music we were working on and told us to put […]