Scouting at Faith UMC

Boy Scouts ushering at Faith on Scout SundayBoy Scouts Troop 153

Boys 6th – 12th grades, 7:30 p.m. Mondays. Camping, outdoor activities, and a challenging advancement program are used to develop self-confidence and leadership skills, and to introduce youth to over 100 hobby and career choices. They learn by doing with weekly scout-led meetings and monthly camping trips. Contact Ken Nelson, 651-633-3029

Cub Scouts Pack 153

Boys 1st – 5th grades. Family and neighborhood centered, Cub Scouts work on award requirements with their families and meet weekly for age-specific activities in small groups (dens) under the direction of volunteer leaders. Monthly pack meetings bring dens and families together for recognition and fun. Contact Ken Nelson, 651-633-3029.

News at Faith

At an all-church meeting on February 11, the congregation of Faith UMC voted overwhelmingly to become an Altar for All church, which means that the church will welcome, honor and celebrate the wedding of any prepared couple who seek to commit their lives to one another in marriage.

During Lent, Faith UMC members gather with the congregations of Community UMC of Columbia Heights and Northeast UMC of northeast Minneapolis for joint Wednesday night services. A soup supper is served at 5:30 p.m., followed by worship at 6:15 p.m. Also, Faith UMC will have special services during Holy Week and Easter, April 1.

 


Several options are available for a study of the book Surprise the World, by Michael Frost. They include Tuesday mornings, Sunday mornings and Wednesday evenings.

Faith UMC prepares and serves a community meal at Northeast UMC on the third Saturday of the month. The next dates are February 17 and March 17.


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