At the Intersection of Faith and Life

We invite you to join us At the Intersection of Faith and Life, a bi-monthly series of presentations/conversations, creating a grace space for exploring topics important to people today, including some challenging topics that the church sometimes avoids.  We will consider what our faith has to say about these topics,…

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Called To Be An Acts 2 Church

            At Annual Conference in June our Bishop, Bruce Ough, challenged all of our churches to become “Acts 2 Churches,” churches inspired by the first followers of Jesus who “devoted themselves to the apostles’ teaching and fellowship, to the breaking of bread and the prayers.”…

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Rally Day is September 10th

          Join us on Sunday, September 10th, as we kick off a new fall season at First United Methodist Church of Stillwater, MN. Sunday School begins at 9:30 am Adult Sunday school, meeting in the Wesley Room, will begin a series of classes exploring what it…

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Leap Into the Gift of Reading

This spring our church submitted a Church-School Partnership Grant proposal to the Minnesota Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church.  On August 29th we learned that we were awarded an $800 grant in support of our partnership with Lily Lake Elementary School which we are calling “Leap Into the Gift…

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Neighborhood Picnic on Wednesday, September 6th

Come one and all! We have extended an invitation to our neighbors near the corner of Greeley and Myrtle, as well as the families of Sunny Hill Preschool, to join us for our a Neighborhood “Indoor” Picnic!   Anita and the crew are planning some great picnic food!  Sue Denkinger…

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Spring Rummage and Bake Sale

Spring Rummage and Bake Sale First United Methodist Church of Stillwater and Sunnyhill Preschool Friday, May 19th from 9:00 – 4:00 and Saturday, May 20th from 9:00 -1:00   Our annual spring rummage sale has been rescheduled to May 19-20. The garage is getting quite full and we appreciate all…

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FORGET ME NOT: Memory Care – Dementia – Alzheimer’s

Workshop for a Caring Congregation FORGET ME NOT Memory Loss – Dementia – Alzheimer’s Thursday, May 18th at 3:00 p.m. and at 6:30 p.m.   Join us for an opportunity to learn: ~ what may be “normal” memory loss versus dementia, and Alzheimer’s disease; ~ early warning signs of memory…

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Easter Sunday 2017

          April 16th ~ Easter Sunday 6:30 a.m. Easter Sunrise Service in the Gathering Space Fellowship and Refreshment Follows (Anita’s Pecan Rolls!!!) no Sunday school 10:30 a.m. ~ Easter Sunday Celebration of the Resurrection Luke 23:44-24:12 The Last Shall Be the First The women at the…

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Lily Lake Connections

First United Methodist Church of Stillwater has been growing in our relationship with our neighbors at the Lily Lake Elementary School.  Last fall our pastors met with the assistant principle to talk about ways we might connect more tangibly with the school. With proceeds from the mission committee’s annual Rally…

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Were You There? Lenten Worship Series 2017

Lent is a season in the church year when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of fasting, repentance, moderation, and spiritual discipline. Our congregation will begin our Lenten observance with an Ash Wednesday Service of Worship on March 1st at 6:30 pm following our Wednesday evening meal. …

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