Thursday Night bible study will resume for 4 weeks on Thursday, November 30th. Join us at 7pm to work through the book “The Redemption of Scrooge”, as we journey through advent, exploring Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol” through the framework of faith. For more information contact the church office at 773/238-2800 or firstname.lastname@example.org
MARK YOUR CALENDARS! FALL RUMMAGE SALE Friday & Saturday November 10th and November 11th in Wesley Hall 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. We need your help. As you begin to do your fall-cleaning and start to get rid of things that you no longer want, remember the church. Bring clothes (clean, of course), household items, jewelry, sports equipment, toys, books, furniture, and other items that you have no need for to the church. Thank you! Drop them off at the church or contact the church office at 773/238-2600 or email@example.com.
The 35th Annual Chicago CROP Hunger Walk was a great success with MPUMC raising over $5,000 towards local hunger. We are currently #2 in Chicago with money raised!!!!! We had a great group of walkers and an absolutely gorgeous day for walking along Chicago’s South Loop, Downtown, and lakefront. It’s not too late to give online at (https://www.crophungerwalk.org/chicagoil/MMUPDL), the window will be open until the end of the year. Hunger needs our attention, prayers and support all year round until it is ended! The 35th Annual Chicago CROP Hunger Walk will take place on Sunday, October 15th at 2:00 [ Read More ]
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 ]