In the ancient world, various peoples lit fires to mark the turning of the light into winter’s season and to pray for the return of the light. The church has Christianized that practice in the lighting of the Advent wreath. To us, these candles are signs of the growing light of Christ who is coming again in all fullness into the darkness of our world. Until the dawning of that Great Day, we watch and wait in Holy Spirit for Christ’s coming into the darkness of our world, lighting candles of hope, peace, joy, and love; and remembering the promises of God with
Individuals or groups are invited to be a part of this tradition. From the smallest child to the oldest adult all are welcome. Please choose the date and service time/location that you wish to serve in. The materials will be provided to you a week in advance. We ask that you arrive 20 minutes prior to the start of the service for last minute details and instructions. We look forward to welcoming the light of Christ in our midst.
Join us for an 8-week journey as we enter into our Fall sermon series. We will meet every Tuesday night (except for November 9th, which is a Wednesday) at 7:00 PM and have desserts, coffee, and watch an episode of The Chosen together. We hope you can join us!
Join us on Saturday, October 8th from 4:00 - 6:00 PM for Trunk or Treat here at MUMC (This is an outdoor event)!
We want to see you in your Halloween best! Wear your spookiest, superest, funnest, and family-friendliest costumes as you play games, eat food, get candy, and have the most fun ever.
This special event is looking for “Trunkers”. These are individuals who serve by dressing up, decorating their cars, and providing candy! Trunkers must arrive between 2:30 - 3:15 PM for setup in the parking lot and be ready by no later than 3:50 PM!!! A prize will be awarded for the BEST DECORATED “TRUNKER”! Sign up here.
There are other opportunities to volunteer by helping with set up, food stations, game areas, inflatable areas, and tear down. Sign up here to be a volunteer!
We hope you are as excited as we are!!!!
The Gingerbread House Arts & Crafts Show is a United Methodist Women event.
Join us for the 116th Gingerbread House Arts & Crafts Show Friday, Nov. 11 from 4:00-8:30 PM and Saturday, Nov.12 from 10:00am-3:00 PM! FREE admission and parking! Shop the wonderful array of handmade items with over 70 local crafters, Attic Treasures, Bake Shoppe, UMW Crafts, Rada knives, and Middlefield cheese. This craft show is sponsored by the Mentor United Methodist Women. All proceeds benefit the local, national, and international mission projects of the UMW. Please contact email@example.com with any questions or to inquire about participation. All crafter correspondence is directed to this email.
Volunteers will be needed to help with setting up the week of the craft show and selling items during the craft show. A sign-up sheet will be available soon. If you do knitting, crocheting, or crafting at home, please consider donating items for the UMW Craft Room. We will also need homemade baked goods (cookies, cupcakes, coffee cakes, breads…) for the Bake Shop and homemade candy, fudge, jelly, apple butter, etc. for Country Cupboard.
Mentor United Methodist Church celebrated its 200th year in 2018!
Celebrating the past, living in the present, building for the future.
Do you have any MUMC history you would like to share with the congregation?
Please send it to:
7330 Holly Park Dr.
Concord, Ohio 44060-6704 or e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
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