Morgan Park United Methodist Church invites the community to join in knitting or crocheting hats and scarfs, to be given as Christmas donations to homeless shelters, as part of our Advent Outreach Program. Beginners are welcome. We gather every-other Monday evening at 6:30pm beginning on October 15th, and running through December 10th. Knitters and crocheters may also work on their own and drop off finished items at the church by Friday, December 14th. For more information, please contact the church office at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Morgan Park United Methodist Men Home Cooked Waffle and Chicken Breakfast Saturday, December 15th 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Morgan Park United Methodist Church Sponsored by the United Methodist Men to benefit the South Suburban PADS meals and shelter ministry for homeless men, women and families and local church ministries WAFFLES Sausage/Chicken Strips Fruit Cup Juice…Coffee…Milk…Tea…Fruit Cup Adults – $10.00 Children (ages 6-12 yrs.) – $5.00 Children (ages 5 yrs. and under) – Free Bring your friends! Holiday Santa Fun! For tickets contact 773/238-2600 or email@example.com
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 ]