Author Archive: Curt Christiansen

SUMC Church Survey

SUMC Church Survey – Inviting and nurturing others to a relationship with Christ We are excited to find ways that will better engage our congregation and reach out to the community! We are considering changes to Sunday services and/or resuming activities other days of the week. Please scan the qr code in the picture above […]

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Things are Looking Up

The Board of Trustees are pleased to announce that we are finally getting a new roof! Construction will begin next Monday, July 25. This has been a huge project. Our roof is a complex structure. There are five flat areas and some fairly steep shingled portions, spanning over 27,000 square feet. This project has been […]

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Avocado Adventure

   AVOCADO DAY CONTEST – SIGN UP   As a part of our Community Connections initiative, we are celebrating AVOCADO DAY!!  We will have the Food Truck serving tacos and we need YOU to make the GUACAMOLE or favorite Avocado dip so that we can vote on the best Guacamole recipe or avocado dip you love! https://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0e4eacae2da20-avocado VOLUNTEERS NEEDED, please sign up […]

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SPECIAL SERVICE July 24, 2022

Please join us on July 24 for a special service to honor Pastor Steve Vineyard.  There will be ONLY ONE SERVICE at 10:00 a.m. on that day with a tree dedication in Pastor Steve’s honor and a reception to follow. During the service Kingstreet Bluegrass will also be featured. The church-wide luncheon after the 10 […]

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Vacation Bible School happening this week!

VBS happening this week! Calling all brave knights (kids and adults) who are ready to join our quest for the King’s armor! VBS is July 18-22 and we have openings for campers. We also still need volunteers, specifically adults to help make this the best VBS ever! If you would like to help, but cannot […]

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Summer Camps happening now!

Summer Camps are happening NOW at Sterling UMC.  Look what we have to offer. Summer is here and we are ready for some fun! There are still openings for campers in both of our summer camp weeks! Both weeks will be filled with crafts, games, and lots of fun. Our first week (July 5-8) will […]

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Movie Night

Saturday, July 9, 2022 at 8 p.m. we are hosting a movie night!  Can you guess what movie we’ll be showing?  We’ll also have a food truck serving hot dogs, drinks, and an assortment of candy.  So, bring a chair and a friend or two and join us for the fun.

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Annual Yard Sale!

June 25, 2022 Now accepting donations. We are looking forward to holding another SUMC Yard Sale in 2022!  The date for the Yard Sale is Saturday, June 25, 2022 from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m.  Please see the donation schedule below to determine when the church will be open to receive your donations.  Visit: sterlingumc.org/annual-yard-sale […]

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2022 VBS and Summer Camps

SUMC summer camps and VBS are back!  Register today! Preschool Summer Camp: June 6-10  (9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.) Registration Preschool-5th Grade Summer Camp: July 5-8 and July 11-15 (9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) Registration    Counselor    Volunteer VBS: July 18-22 (9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.) Registration   Volunteer

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Ladies Tea

Bring family, neighbors, friends and older grandchildren and join us.  RSVP’s are due by April 24th.  No child care is available at this event. Menu: tea and other beverages, sandwiches, fruit and yummy desserts.   SIGN UP AT: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0848AAA72A1-may1ladies   VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!  Please sign up at: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/20F0848AAA72A1-mayumw

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Our first Taco Truck Event!

Join us for our first Taco Truck event!  We will be celebrating Cindo de Mayo, Thursday, May 5, 2022  from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. on the church parking lot.  There will be games, animal balloons, and TACOS!  See you there!

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Family Fun and Taco Truck Night

Come out and celebrate Cinco de Mayo at the church on May 5, 2022 from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. There will be a taco truck, animal balloons, and games! Taco donation prices are: $3 for two chicken tacos and $4 for two beef tacos. It’s going to be a fun night! See you there. […]

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Do you know what the stations of the cross are?

Stations of the cross is a way to walk with Jesus through the final night and day leading up to his death on the cross.  Reading scripture and praying became popular with people who could not go to Jerusalem.  The stations are a self-guided meditation with reflection questions and a space to journal.  Reading scripture and praying became popular with people […]

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This Sunday is Palm Sunday

This Sunday we will mark the beginning of Holy Week with Palm Sunday.  Join us for a worship service to celebrate Christ’s entrance into the city of Jerusalem.  We will be offering several services to choose from: Traditional Worship at 9 a.m. Worship in Spanish at 10 a.m. Contemporary Worship at 11 a.m. Watch for […]

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Family Easter Event This Saturday!

  Saturday, April 9, 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. We’re looking forward to our Family Easter Event his Saturday!  We hope you’ll join us for an afternoon of Easter fun!  Walk the labyrinth, read the Easter story, play a couple games…fun for everyone! If you would like to donate candy or volunteer during the event, […]

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Pray for Peace Service

Recent events have shown us how important peace is and how we need to be loving and supporting of each other.  The best way to show love to people who are in a difficult situation is to pray for them. Practice the power of prayer and please join us for a special PRAYER SERVICE for […]

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SUMC’s Labyrinth

Join others in meditation and prayer by walking the SUMC labyrinth! From Ash Wednesday until Easter Sunday SUMC will have it’s own Labyrinth located in the front parking lot.  Walk on your own or join Pastor Marcela Tuesdays at 4 p.m. or Wednesdays at 10 a.m. for meditation.  Click here to watch a short video […]

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