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Who is Jesus to you? Buddy Christ
In our current worship series, using John Bell's Ten Things They Never Told Me About Jesus, we are exploring facets of the personal life, relationships and ministry of Jesus which are seldom the stuff of preaching or conversation, but which are necessary to be freed from the passive stereotypes which still dominate thinking about Christ.  We find a far larger Jesus than the little bearded figure in children's picture books.

Series runs Jan. 12 – Mar. 2, Sundays at 10.    (For more detail, see here.)
Worship designed for the spiritual-but-not-religious in all of us. Seekers and skeptics welcome.

Mardi Gras Luncheon announcement


Download & read our newsletter,
The Methodist Messenger.
The March issue is now on line.

Downstairs at ELUMC ...

Montessori School education - Children's Corner, 215 Somers Road, East Longmeadow, MA 01028,  413-525-8305 Montessori
Children's Corner
215 Somers Road
East Longmeadow, MA 01028

Openings are available

Adult Studies

Our Winter study (Jan. 12 thru Mar. 2) is Painting the Stars - Science, Religion and an Evolving Faith – Celebrating the communion of science and faith, this study explores the promise of evolutionary Christian spirituality. Featuring over a dozen leading theologians and progressive thinkers, the seven-session DVD study offers a participant guide written by evolutionary theologian Bruce Sanguin and thoughtful discussion among fellow disciples committed to thinking critically and living faithfully.  On Sunday mornings at 8:40, in the St. Marie Parlor.   Please join us.  All are welcome!

Adults meet in the St. Marie Parlor most Sunday mornings during the school year to engage contemporary Christian issues and traditions. 

See today's Devotional Reading at The Upper Room, or get devotionals via email, or a Mobile Roadie App for your mobile device.

link to Alive Now website Listen to a guided meditation each week from Audio Lectio.


Note:   Office hours are 9–2:30   Mon. thru Thu. Link to the whole month's calendar

Pastor Kelly Greetings
from Pastor
Kelly Turney

We invite you to join us each Sunday in worship where the inclusive love of the gospel is proclaimed in word, music and ritual. We’re a growing congregation of all ages, with nursery care and Sunday School during worship for the young ones or rocking chairs for nursing mothers right in the sanctuary. Designated a “safe sanctuary”, we are dedicated to providing a safe place for our children. More...

Visit Pastor Kelly’s Pinch of Salt blog.
While you're there, check the sidebar to see some of her favorite bloggers.

... and visit our “GPS” page for ideas to
help your soul navigate today's world
with Growth, Prayer and Study.
(A new GPS guide is posted most weeks.)