The Gretna United Methodist Church Inclement Weather Cancellation Policy (Updated: 21 December 2016) Weekday church activities will be cancelled based on Gretna Public School cancellation. The rule of thumb is that if the Public Schools cancel for weather, then weekday church activities will also be cancelled.
The outdoor nativity set is packed in styrofoam and each time we take the figures out, the styrofoam falls apart more and more. As we look ahead to repacking it in January, a new packing material to protect the figures will be needed. If you have clean, old blankets or towels you would like to […]
The worship committee is looking for a choir accompanist. The position includes one evening practice per week and one Sunday performance per month during the school year. Anyone who is interested (or knows someone who might be), please contact Holly Eberhardt at 402.880.7811 or at firstname.lastname@example.org or Amy Jensen at the church office 402-332-3213. A […]
Starting in June, an option for communion will be made for those who want to be served by the Pastor or want to receive communion at the altar rail. Pastor Main and Sheri will serve people who to take communion at the kneeling rails. The congregation will have the option of taking communion by taking […]
Beginning Phase 2 — as of Sunday, July 22, please access our church from the north, take HWY 370 and turn south on 204th St. The south entrance will no longer be available and Angus Street will be closed. Please note that you may need to change your route to get to church during this […]
We are looking for someone who is willing to take over the management of our Community Garden. Don & Donna Doolittle, along with many faithful assistants, have spearheaded the project for several years but are no longer able to continue. Anyone interested in taking on the project can contact them or the office for more […]
Congratulations! As of May 6, 2018, we have met our goal and received a check from the insurance company that will allow us to update the flat portions, down spouts, etc — Praise the Lord (cartwheel, cartwheel)! Thank you, thank you, thank you! Please continue to fulfill your pledges and keep the capital fund in […]
Due to a funeral this Wednesday we will be postponing the start of our Wednesday morning Women’s Bible Study until Jan 17,2018. If you have any questions or would like to get signed up for this study please contact Joann at 402-932-1469.
We have started planting our Community Garden again this year at the Silver Ridge Assisted Living Center. We welcome back any helpers from previous years — or happily welcome any new helpers this year. You don’t have to be an expert gardener, just enjoy the great outdoors and enjoy helping others! Check out what we’ve […]
During the month of March, Gretna United Methodist Church focused on gathering supplies to make various relief kits in support of the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR). UMCOR’s greatest need right now is Bedding Kits and Health Kits and our congregation put together 69 Health Kits and 11 Bedding Kits! Donations were also made in order to assemble […]