Thanksgiving pies

Generous offerings for Root Cellar From two separate and very caring sources, our church — with a lot of help from two of Cape Elizabeth’s Junior Girl Scout groups — prepared 60 pumpkin pies to be served at the Root Cellar’s Thanksgiving dinner this week. Members of the congregation prepared and […]

Consecration Sunday

  Thank-you for your support The three-week Stewardship Campaign came to an end on Sunday, Nov. 17, with members of the church delivering their offerings and pledge cards to the front of the Sanctuary during the 10 a.m. service and then celebrating the campaign with a luncheon afterward. Duane and Linda […]

Charge Conference 2013

  Meet our new district superintendent Our church’s annual Charge Conference will be held on Thursday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. The congregation is invited and encouraged to attend. The Charge Conference looks at the state of our church once a year in a variety of categories during an open […]

Progressive Supper

Join us on Nov. 16 The Adult Social Activity is hosting a Progressive Supper on Saturday, Nov. 16 and is inviting all adults — singles and couples. But if you would like to be a part of this dinner, please see the Hills, Linds or Haiders on Sunday, Nov. 10 […]

All-Saints Sunday

(Photo by Mark Braun) Remembering our Loved Ones All-Saints Sunday has always been one of reflection and remembrance at our church. This year the Rev. Ruth Morrison included the names of our loved ones who passed away during the past year, as well as family members and friends who have […]

Pastor Appreciation

  Thank you, Pastor Ruth! Recognizing Pastor Appreciation Month, our church on Oct. 27 presented the Rev. Ruth Morrison with a card signed by the congregation, a collage of photos from Ruth’s nine years at the church and a cake with her image as part of the eatable icing. During […]

My Sister’s Keeper fundraisers

  Two special events planned My Sister’s Keeper is holding two fund-raising events in November to help its ministry to provide mentors for women transitioning from incarceration to community. Please consider supporting one or both of these events — the My Sister’s Keeper ministry was started in our church by Myrna […]

Special Sunday School

Gospel according to Mark Mark McDowell, who is proud to acknowledge that he communicates with Jesus on a regular basis — and sometimes even argues with him — discussed many of his heartfelt beliefs during a special session of Sunday School — in the woods. On Oct. 20, Mark led […]

Janet Hill, 1923-2013

  Funeral service on Saturday A funeral service will be held on Saturday at 2 p.m. at our church for Janet Hill, who passed away on Wednesday at age 90. Visiting hours will be at the Hobbs Funeral Home in South Portland on Friday from 4-7 p.m. Click here to […]

Blessing of the Animals

 (Photos by Mark and Margaret Braun) Special day for all creatures The Cape Elizabeth United Methodist Church’s annual Blessing of the Animals moved closer to a truer celebration of all of God’s creatures this year with a cat, rabbit, goat and even a goldfish joining the expected participation of 25 […]