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News from Manchester UMC

Manchester UMC’s Homecoming event on September 12. Season of Creation: The SkySaturday, September 18 – Chapel (Online)Sunday, September 19 – Sanctuary9a – Modern / 11a – TraditionalRev. Jim Peich Worship services are also streamed live on Facebook and our website Middle School RetreatOctober 8-10All Middle Schoolers in grades 6th-8th are invited to register and join…
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Church online

How Do I Participate?

Everyone is welcome to participate in any of these online classes or groups.  The classes and groups are meeting through a free website/app called ZOOM.  You can use your phone, tablet or personal computer. If you are connecting from your computer, you will just go to the website. If you are using your smartphone or…
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Church Online

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Manchester UMC has moved its ministries online wherever possible. We will continue to live out our promise to be the church through “our prayers, our presence, our gifts, our service, and our witness.” Quick Links Sunday Worship Online Only via Facebook or on the website on Sundays at 9…
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Connect Card

We’re so glad you’re here today! Help us stay connected with you. Please fill out one digital or paper connect card per household every time you participate in an activity or gathering of Manchester UMC. All people are welcome and safe here. If you need assistance or would like more information, please check out our…
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LGBTQ Reconciling Ministry

“We affirm all persons as equally valuable in the sight of God. We therefore work toward societies in which each person’s value is recognized, maintained, and strengthened.” -United Methodist Social Principles paragraph 162. Our Work The LGBTQ Reconciling Ministries Team is under the umbrella of Manchester UMC’s Social Justice Ministry.  This is a team of…
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Youth leadership

Youth Leadership Teams

There are many ways to be a leader for the Manchester Youth. We have four teams that meet on week nights and they are open to all youth. Team members learn valuable leadership skills while they plan and implement important aspects of Manchester Youth programming. Here is the Updated COVID Protocols for Fall 2021. Learn…
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Discover Your Spiritual Gifts!

Together, we’re able to make a transforming difference in families, neighborhoods, communities and the world. Whatever your age, interests, abilities or experiences, join us on this important journey! STEP 1: COMPLETE the Spiritual Gifts Discovery Assessment We believe that God has given you specific spiritual gifts and abilities to help people in our church, communities and…
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Fellowship Groups

At Manchester UMC, Fellowship Groups of 10 to 15 people gather to promote connection and community around a shared set of interests. Most Fellowship Groups gather on a regular frequency for dinner, movies, museum visits or other fun activity. Explore the below list of current Fellowship Groups accepting new members. Let us know which group(s)…
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Joy Butterfly

LEARNING GROUP: Joy

Day:  SundaysTime:  9:00 to 10:00 a.m.Location: Room 141 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Jane CarrZoom Meeting ID:   437 814 450 Description:  Starting Sunday, Sept. 19, the Joy class will be offering this class in person in room 141 or on line via Zoom.  Our lessons will be from the Adult Bible Studies.   Join us as we learn…
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FELLOWSHIP GROUP: Forever Young

Leader:  Dorothy Wilkes Description:  Forever Young is an active group of adults that share monthly dinners at church or a local restaurant. We also enjoy fellowship, as well as traveling together.  Newcomers are always welcome! Upcoming Forever Young Events: Christmas Dinner at The Hearth Room (Lamp & Lantern Village, 141 & Clayton Road)December 14, 2021…
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Sojourners

LEARNING GROUP: Sojourners

Day:  Starting Sunday, September 19, 2021Time:  9:30 to 10:40 a.m. Location:  Room 309 | Manchester UMCLeader:  Prudy Bertolino Description:  We are taking the summer off and will resume in person starting Sunday, September 19th!  Our lessons will be from the Adult Bible Studies.   The three units of Bible lessons in this quarter unify around the theme, “Belong.”  Sociologists…
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Learning Groups

At Manchester UMC, we offer a variety of adult Learning Groups where you can connect with other people as you learn and grow in your faith together. Explore the below list to find a group that fits your interests and schedule. Let us know which group(s) you’d like to give a try and we’ll introduce…
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