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Open Prayer

Is spending more time in prayer on your ‘to do’ list for 2018? If so, consider joining in Open Prayer on Tuesday evenings from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm in our Sanctuary. Come and stay for as little or as long as you like. We offer a quiet space for purposeful,...

Sub Sandwich Sale

United Methodist Women will be having a sub sandwich sale on Saturday, February 3, 2018 Subs must be ordered by January 28. They can be picked up on Saturday, February 3 between 12 and 1:30 p.m. There are 4 varieties All Veggie Italian Turkey Beef-Turkey-Ham Combo...

Adopt-A-College-Student

Want to adopt a St. Luke’s college student? It’s easy. We have 12 college students in our congregation for whom we have addresses. You may choose one of those students to send thinking of you cards, birthday cards, and perhaps send a gift card or care...

Human Relations Day

Sunday, January 14, 2018 Human Relations Day is our day to support those living in the margins of society. All monies collected during the special Human Relations Day offering will be funneled to our United Methodist Community Development Program (57%) the United...

Chili Cookoff

We will be hosting a chili cook-off January 20 from 12-2. There will be both a People’s Choice winner and a winner chosen by a panel of local celebrity judges (like the Mayor of Essexville, Scott Wittbrodt)! Entrance to eat chili will be non-perishable food items for...

A Season of Giving

The New Year is here! We have made it through the hustle and bustle of the Christmas Holiday and now we just want to go someplace warm and relax. Right! But let’s not forget those around us who are in need. Beginning in January, in addition to our weekly church school...

A Prayer for the New Year

God of all ages, you have blessed us with another year. Help us to make room for the blessings that are in store for us in the coming months. May we be opened to learn the right lessons, even if they hurt a little. Help us to be patient so that we won’t  miss...

Thank You!

The Stone Family would like to say a big “Thank You!” to everyone for the Christmas gifts given to the family over the holiday’s from the congregation. We are blessed to have such a great church...

Breakfast Book Club January 2018

Saturday, January 13 at 10:00 a.m. St Luke’s United Methodist Church café. Next selection: Miracle at the Higher Grounds Cafe by Max Lucado. Join in a light breakfast and lively discussion. Books are available to borrow and return from the Church library located...

Food of Faith

Food of Faith is a community faith based outreach program that provides meals to anyone in need. Typically, 100-150 meals are served beginning at 2:30 p.m. each Sunday during the winter months. St. Luke’s UMC volunteers will provide meals three times in 2018 February...

Benefit Fund Raiser for Julie Nelson

Mark your calendar for Sunday, January 14th from noon to 4:00 p.m. for a benefit fundraiser for Julie Nelson. Held at: Silver Palace Bar & Grill 1500 Woodside Ave., Essexville, Michigan 48732 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm Details: Our brave and positive Julie has been...

Coins for Kids

Coins collected during worship benefit Coins for Kids. Through Christian Education, your loose change aids children in our own church, within our conference, and world-wide through UMCOR...

Pierogi Sale

The Church Council will be selling homemade pierogi on December 17, 2017 after worship. They are a wonderful addition to your holiday meals or anytime.  They may be frozen for future use.  We will be offering 3 kinds:  potato and cheese, cheese, and sauerkraut.  Cost...

Free Tickets to “The Star”

The Saginaw Bay District Children’s Ministry has FREE tickets to see The Star at the Midland NCG Cinemas on Wednesday, November 29th at 6:30. These tickets also include a small pop and popcorn. There will be a LIMIT OF 6 tickets per family. To get your tickets,...