A New Partnership: The Garden

Posted by Pastor Elizabeth Gilbert on

August 2, 2021 Dear Friends, They say that time flies when you are having fun. I’ve found the same to be true when you are engaged with good people in meaningful ministry and mission, as has been the case this last year at Union Chapel Indy. On July 1, I celebrated one year at UCI. Mike...

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In-Person Worship: Target Date

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While we deeply desire to return to in-person worship and activities at Union Chapel Indy, we want to do it safely. As leadership decides when we can safely return to such events, we will consider all government guidelines and mandates, data from trusted resources, denominational guidelines, and...

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Greetings from Pastor Elizabeth

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Dear Friends, I hope this greeting finds you and yours well and safe. When we all received word from Bishop Trimble way back in February that I would be coming to serve as pastor at Union Chapel UMC, none of us would have guessed that we would be making this transition during a global health...

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Missions Month Impact

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Christ’s Love Was Visible at Union Chapel throughout Mission Month You might recall from the first Sunday in October that the stated goal of Mission Month was threefold: to highlight the impacts of Union Chapel’s existing missions, to revisit and revitalize a past mission, and to...

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Free Financial Workshops This Fall!

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Confirm Your Seat Now for Essential Financial Workshops Our upcoming financial workshops are sponsored and presented by the United Methodist Foundation -- an organization committed to supporting United Methodist churches in making disciples for Christ for the transformation of the world. They...

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Important Church Business Meeting Coming Up Nov. 6

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Members Asked to Meet November 6th Recently, Union Chapel's Unified Council has prayed over, discussed, and voted on two business issues that require a vote by the members of the church. (For those new to the church, a meeting where such a vote is taken is known as a Church...

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Act Local. Love Global. October's Missions Month @Union Chapel

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Act local. Love Global. No need to pack your bags! There's plenty of work to do in our own community. This month, Union Chapel is highlighting the importance of our mission in the world... and celebrating the good work that is ongoing in our church. If you are looking for an opportunity...

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Tell Me More about "Hearts & Hands"

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The Hearts and Hands Ministry is a dedicated group of individuals who typically meet every other Monday here at Union Chapel with the expressed purpose of providing physical and spiritual comfort to individuals through the gift of a handmade fleece tie quilt.     Making the quilts is...

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Fair Trade Holiday Bazaar Calls for Vendors

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Nov 2 Fair Trade Fair: Call Out for Vendors!   What a joy it was last year to partner with Global Gifts Fair Trade Nonprofit and local producers, artisans, and other do-gooders to provide a venue for good missions and good goods! The response was overwhelmingly positive so, of...

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Sunday Night: Intergenerational Vacation Bible School Day Two

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Sunday brings Night Two of our very popular Intergenerational Vacation Bible School and you don't want to miss it! We're looking forward to another fun-filled night of learning and laughing. Just a hint: the snacks we're planning are going to be grrrrrreat and Noah will make another appearance!...

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