Church-wide Food Collection (MPK Mission)

November 4, 2018 – November 28, 2018

Please support our Elementary Youth Program as they are on mission to help  the Living Hope Food Pantry with a church-wide food drive. Most need items: Frozen Meat: Hot dogs, Lunch meat, Chicken (please coordinate with Anna to ensure freezer space is available at the church) Peanut butter; mac & cheese; hamburger, chicken, or tuna […]

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Women’s Evening Bible Study, Tuesdays

November 6, 2018 – December 11, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

We are going back to basics with The Quest by Beth Moore. There is No Quest Without Questions The crooked punctuation mark at the end of a sentence speaks of curiosity, interest, and perhaps doubt.  A question is an invitation to vulnerability, to intimacy.  The Bible does not shy away from such an invite.  Over […]

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Red Cross Blood Drive

November 17, 2018 9:00am-3:00pm

Gretna United Methodist Church and the American Red Cross are hosting an upcoming blood drive.  Please join our lifesaving mission and schedule an appointment today! Please call 1-800-RED-CROSS (1-800-733-2767) or visit and enter: United Methodist Gretna to schedule an appointment.  Streamline your donation experience and save up to 15 minutes by visiting to […]

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Thanksgiving Eve Soup Supper & Service

November 21, 2018 5:30 pm Meal, 7:00 pm Worship

On Wednesday, November 21, we will be hosting the annual Community Thanksgiving Eve service with Resurrection Lutheran Church. Soup supper begins at 5:30 PM, with service until about 6:45.  Come hungry and bring a friend!  Soup veggie trays and desserts will be provided by our worship and finance committees. Worship service will begin at 7:00 […]

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Hanging of the Christmas Green

November 28, 2018 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, as needed

We will continue our renewed tradition inviting everyone to help decorate the church for Christmas! On November 28 at 6:00 pm, everyone is invited to participate in putting up the trees, decorating the fellowship hall with wreaths and laying out the nativity scene in the narthex. The Mission Possible Kids are making ornaments for the […]

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Advent Dinner & Service

December 5, 2018 – December 19, 2018 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Beginning December 5, join us for dinner beginning at 5:30 pm, hosted by some of our various church groups, and then stay for the service that begins at 7:00 pm Preparing for Christmas is more than “making your list and checking it twice.”  Christmas can get so hectic that we often forget to do any […]

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A Traditional Christmas (Elementary Performance)

December 8, 2018 – December 9, 2018 10:00 am Sat, 4:30 pm Sunday

Rehearsals began in November for this traditional retelling of the Christmas story through songs and narrative. Please plan to join us and support the efforts of our youth on Sunday, December 9th at 4:30 pm.   Note: Dress rehearsal for youth will be on Saturday, Dec 8 at 10:00 am

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