Come Join Us This Christmas Eve!

“The true light that shines on all people was coming into the world…” John 1:9 My friends, The season of Advent is coming to an end and the season of Christmas is breaking upon us. A great light is visible

CCS Christmas Giving is Back!

The holiday season is upon us and (like almost everything else) this year’s sign up for Christmas baskets for the Chugiak Children’s Services (CCS) families is going virtual.   The Elks Club has kindly stepped in to manage the food

R4R Closed for the Winter

Recycle for a Reason, a mission of the United Methodist Church of Chugiak, is discontinuing operation for the winter. We are very sad to have to suspend this service to our community after eight years. We will miss seeing all

A Letter From the Pastor

“Rejoice always. Pray continually. Give thanks in every situation because This is God’s will for you in Christ Jesus. Don’t suppress the Spirit-inspired Messages, but examine everything carefully and hang on to what is good.” -1 Thessalonians 5: 16-21 (CEB)

UPDATED: R4R Yard Sales in October

UPDATE: We’re planning our last R4R weekend yard sale this coming Friday and Saturday, Oct. 23 & 24, 10 am to 3 pm. We’ll have a variety of goods, this time including winter clothes and a limited number of books.

Yammin’ it Up for Thanksgiving!

This year UMCC has again been challenged to contribute 300 cans of yams for the Great Thanksgiving Blessing project. In previous years, we’ve asked for cans to be donated at the church, but this year we need to do things

Letter From the Pastor

“Because God bends down to listen, I will pray as long as I have breath.” -Psalm 116:2 The above verse is displayed on the new prayer wall in our church’s hallway. When the verse was shared with me from the

Pay It Forward!

Last year, UMC of Chugiak was the recipient of a “Pay It Forward” gift from St. John Eagle UMC. The gift we received was $10,000 and helped us to repair our portico from the earthquake damage it sustained. We decided