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Posted by administrator On April - 14 - 2019 0 Comment

Did you know that the Easter egg is a symbol of Christianity? The Christian custom of Easter eggs, started among the early Christians of Mesopotamia, who stained eggs with red coloring “in memory of the blood of Christ, shed at His crucifixion“.  According to sociologists, in addition to staining the eggs red, they also stained Easter eggs green and yellow. The Christian Church officially adopted the custom, regarding the eggs as a symbol of the resurrection of Jesus, in the first edition of the Roman Ritual, published in 1610.   In the Orthodox churches, Easter eggs are blessed by the  [ Read More ]

Posted by administrator On April - 14 - 2019 0 Comment

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

Posted by administrator On April - 14 - 2019 0 Comment

Join us for an Easter Egg Hunt on Sunday, April 21st following worship.

Posted by administrator On January - 12 - 2019 Comments Off on THANK YOU! – Hats (and scarfs) For the Homeless

Thank you to the MPUMC and greater Beverly/Morgan Park community for your outpouring of support for the Hats (and scarfs) for the homeless.  Over 80 handmade hats and scarfs were kitted or crocheted and delivered to the church.  Some sent from as far away as Peoria, IL.  They were blessed on Sunday, December 16th with the following blessing and will be delivered by our own “Santa Claus” Pastor Dennis, on Saturday, December 22nd to South Suburban PADS, just in time for a Christmas blessing. Ms. Dorothy Sanders, a volunteer at Living Springs Church/South Suburban PADS, sent a message thanking us  [ Read More ]

Posted by administrator On March - 16 - 2018 0 Comment

Good Friday Service will be an ecumenical gathering at Christ UMC of Alsip, 3730 W 119th St,  on April 19th. The space will be open from 2:30-5:30pm. It will be a guided meditation/prayer labyrinth. Plan to come out between these times for a special, meditative experience.

Posted by administrator On March - 25 - 2013 0 Comment

See our website for a complete listing of our Holy Week Services

Posted by administrator On March - 25 - 2013 0 Comment

Join us as we Celebrate Maundy Thursday Seder/Passover Supper in the Church Parlor at 7:00 p.m.  Please RSVP to the church office at 773/238-2600 or morganparkumc@wowway.com. On Maundy Thursday we will share the Passover Seder meal. This is the meal, that in our tradition, is observed as the Last Supper. Sharing this meal together will offer deeper insights into the meaning of the Last Supper and the events leading up to Jesus’ crucifixion. We will be sharing in this meal with Trinity, Evergreen Park, and Christ Alsip United Methodist Churches, all are welcome.

Posted by administrator On February - 26 - 2013 0 Comment

Celebrate the Risen Lord!  Easter Worship, Sunday, April 21, 2019. Join us for a celebration Worship Service at 11:00 a.m. Women’s Choir will sing A Special Coffee Hour will be held following worship.

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.

Posted by administrator On June - 7 - 2012 0 Comment

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