Category: Group Activites

March 19, 2017 gest

When is the last time the two of you did something to enrich and revitalize your marriage? Make 2017 the year you spend a weekend making your marriage a more intimate, loving, Christian union. Lutheran Marriage Encounter Weekends Running from Friday 8 p.m. to Sunday until 3 p.m., these weekends have been enriching marriages for…

March 19, 2017 gest

To continue on the journey of Strategic Planning and getting a read on the Overall Health and Vitality of our congregation, we have scheduled the following events: History Event – Sunday, April 2 – 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. This is a fun event where the congregation explores the life and faith journey of their…

January 23, 2017 gest

Every Voice Matters Starting January 30, everyone will have a chance to participate in an online survey that will help determine strengths, vitality and trends in our church. This anonymous survey will be invaluable in providing information to assist us in making decisions regarding the future of our congregation. Holy Cow! Consulting created the Church Assessment…

September 11, 2016 gest No comments exist

“Gods work. Our hands.” Saturday, October 1, 2016 and October 15, 2016 Friday & Saturday October  21 & 22, 2016 During the month of October, the Greater Hartford Conference of the New England Synod ELCA has various opportunities to celebrate who we are as the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) – one church, freed in…

August 29, 2016 gest No comments exist

For the seventh year, Camp Calumet has put together a team of runners who will participate in the annual Reach the Beach relay, set to take place September 15-17, 2016 in New Hampshire. The 200-mile relay begins in the White Mountains and finishes at Hampton Beach State Park. It will take 48 runners, 8 drivers, 4…

July 30, 2016 gest No comments exist

It’s time to make reservations for the Men’s and Women’s Weekends at Camp Calumet This fall, Bishop Jim will be a guest speaker at the Men’s Weekend, while former bishop, Margaret Payne, will be the chaplain for the Women’s Weekend. Both special guests will draw many people to these events, so consider making reservations as soon…

July 21, 2016 gest No comments exist

Uganda Fundraising Event Saturday, July 23 Simsbury Methodist Church 799 Hopmeadow St, Simsbury Stop in Anytime 6:30—8:30 pm Make Your Own Ice Cream Sundaes! Suggested donation: $6/person; $20 family max To benefit the Volunteers in Mission Sep/ Oct 2016 Medical Trip to Uganda Live Music SUMC CAYA Worship Team There will be an opportunity during…

July 1, 2016 gest No comments exist

Get a Jumpstart on Christmas Shopping! The Social Ministry Team is getting a head start on collecting items for Enfield Loaves and Fishes Soup Kitchen. These will be wrapped in December and be taken for the guests’ special Christmas celebration. Below is a list of suggested gifts. GIFT CERTIFICATES FOR ENFIELD AREA STORES: Barber shops &…

May 26, 2016 gest No comments exist

Bicycle into health with friends from church on Rails To Trails for month of June. Friends will meet on Monday mornings 9:30 am and Wednesday evenings at 6:00 pm.  The ride will initially last for an hour and will increase as we build endurance.             Meeting locations and times are listed below: Monday  …