MPUMC Celebrates 132 Years

Morgan Park United Methodist Church held its first Sunday service on May 22, 1887, with forty-two persons in attendance. The church was formed at the urging of Dr. William Henry ...

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Posted by administrator On September - 17 - 2019 0 Comment

Greetings Friends: Summer is unofficially over, and fall is in the air.  As the weather becomes crisper and the trees display their beautiful fall colors under sunny skies, and we are blessed with the bounty of the fall harvest—apples, squash, pumpkins and more, we quicken our pace after the lazy days of summer. This is, also, the beginning of the 2019-2020 church year.  To aid in planning programs and events to enrich and nurture your spiritual growth this year, I am seeking your advice and suggestions.  Please share your ideas, so that we can effectively meet the spiritual needs of  [ Read More ]

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Morgan Park United Methodist Church held its first Sunday service on May 22, 1887, with forty-two persons in attendance. The church was formed at the urging of Dr. William Henry German, a devout Methodist, who arrived in the community in 1882. It was he, who in 1887 earnestly sought consent from the Presiding Elder of the Joliet District to hold services. Reverend W. O. Shepard of Blue Island agreed to hold Sunday afternoon services beginning on May 22, 1887, until a student pastor could be appointed at the next Conference session that October. The first prayer meeting, held on the  [ Read More ]

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Donate. Volunteer. Shop. Every Tuesday and Friday from 1p.m. to 3p.m.

Posted by administrator On December - 30 - 2012 0 Comment

Join us every Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. for adult co-ed half court basketball. Meet in the gym. For more information contact James Cooks at 312/576-1417. Health and Wellness information available at each game.

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Join us every Sunday for a celebrative, traditional/contemporary worship service at 11:00 a.m.   Join Us!

Posted by administrator On March - 11 - 2012 0 Comment

Join the Prayer Shawl Ministry on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month a 6:30 p.m. in the Church Parlor.  Knitters and Crocheters Welcomed! Did you know that according to research at the Harvard affiliated Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, the repetitive motion and focus of needlework can elicit what’s known as the relaxation response – a calming meditation-like state that slows heart rate and causes blood pressure to drop.  In addition, a study published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society suggests that knitting is associated with a lower risk of dementia for those 65 and older.  [ Read More ]