UMC Chugiak’s Newsletter Posts

A Word from the Pastor
Good Afternoon, I pray you and your family are well. What a week this has been! As a nation, as a state, as a community, and as a church we have taken many unprecedented measures this week in an effort Continue reading Read more.
Order of Worship for March 29th Online Service
5th Sunday in Lent Service of Prayers and Communion Color: Purple (symbolizing Penitence) The United Methodist Church of Chugiak Pastor: Rev. David Hall Ministers: The Entire Congregation 10:15 am Worship Service on Facebook Live March 29, 2020   Call to Continue reading Read more.
A March Message from the Pastor
Hello Everyone, This Sunday was a first for me, as I am sure it was for many of you, as we hosted our first virtual worship service from the UMC of Chugiak. It struck me as I waited in the Continue reading Read more.
Important Notices Regarding UMCC’s Response to COVID-19
Good day, Earlier this week the World Health Organization (WHO) declared the COVID-19 virus a pandemic (https://www.washingtonpost.com/health/2020/03/11/who-declares-pandemic-coronavirus-disease-covid-19/) and Gov. Dunleavey declared a state of public health emergency in Alaska concerning the outbreak (https://gov.alaska.gov/newsroom/2020/03/11/governor-issues-public-health-disaster-emergency-declaration-for-covid-19/). This is a necessary measure to ensure Continue reading Read more.
COVID-19 and Church Gathering
The novel coronavirus named COVID-19 has been receiving much press and is the cause for much anxiety amongst many people throughout the world.  Yesterday, as the Pacific Northwest works to mitigate the spread of the virus in the region, Bishop Continue reading Read more.
Our Church’s Financial Health
At our Church Council meeting on January 19, 2020 we discussed the financial health of our church as we start the new year. We should rejoice and be thankful that we received over $30,000 in donations (including $20,000 from St. Continue reading Read more.
Special Called Session of the AUMC
Many things are happening on a global scale within the United Methodist Denomination in the year 2020. One of the decisions to be made concerns the alignment of the Alaska Conference and the churches comprising it into the larger polity Continue reading Read more.
Prayer Warrior Team
UMC of Chugiak has established a Prayer Team. We met for the first time on Wednesday, January 22, 2020. It was a wonderful meeting filled with faith, anticipation, and the desire to pray for the people of our church, our Continue reading Read more.
Bible Study Returns for 2020
On February 5 at 6:30 PM we will begin a 12-week study on the Gospel of John. We’ll be using “The Gospel of John: Finding Identity and Purpose,” a study that covers 12 passages from the book of John. The Continue reading Read more.