EUMC News! (Mar 1st, 2018)

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If you knew that you had just one week left to live, how would that shape your actions? How would you spend your time? With whom would you spend your time?

We will be exploring The Last Week of Jesus' life during Lent. We will look closely at his actions, where he went, and with whom he spent time with. We will consider what all of this meant 2,000 years ago and what it means to us today.

The Gospel of Mark will be our guide during this wonderful, day by day journey with Jesus, during this season of Lent. We will continue our Lenten journey this Sunday by exploring the events surrounding the last Tuesday of Jesus' life with a message titled "Are You Ready?" from the 13th chapter of Mark.

We offer three worship experiences on Sundays!

Our 9:45 am worship service includes modern Christian music led by our amazing praise team.

9:45 am Worship songs:

Marvelous Light
I Will Follow
Good, Good Father
Beautiful the Blood
Love the Lord

If you are travelling or staying at home with sick children, you can join us online at 9:45 am. This service will be streaming live via our Eureka United Methodist Church Facebook page and Facebook Live.

Our 8:30 am worship service includes traditional Christian hymns led by our wonderful choir.

8:30 am hymns:

277 Tell Me the Stories of Jesus
295 In the Cross of Christ
670 Go Forth for Christ

Childcare (birth through 2 years old) is available during both worship services.

Our JAM (Jesus and Me) Children's Ministry, ages 3 years old through the 5th grade, meet each Sunday at 9:45 am

Our XP3 Youth (grades 6-12) meet on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.

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March 11
The Need for a Traitor (Mark 14:1-11)

March 18
A Last Supper and Gethsemane (Mark 14:12-71)

March 25
The Crucifixion of Jesus (Mark 15:1-41)

April 1
Easter Sunday: Resurrection (Mark 16:1-8)  

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Proposition “E” Town Hall Meeting – March 5th at 7pm

Representatives from the Prop E task force will be at EUMC this coming Monday (March 5th) evening from 7pm to 8pm. So, if you want to learn what Prop “E” is and what it will do for the city of Eureka, please come and ask questions.The revenue from this tax will go only to the city of Eureka to fund major projects in the city which, due to their high cost, cannot be funded through normal budgeting.  The three major projects are the Allenton bridge replacement, Flood mitigation, and the Police department building.

 *Eureka United Methodist Church is not, and can not, endorse Proposition E in anyway. We are simply providing a meeting space for the Prop E Task Force to share details about the Proposition and to answer any questions that the residents of Eureka may have.


Upcoming opportunities to Connect, Grow, or Serve through EUMC

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Flood Recovery Update: next mission Sat 10 March.  Contact me if you want to help repair our flooded neighbors houses. Last month we helped George, a retiree, who has been flooded out twice in the last two years. Five of us turned out to put up wainscoating, patch and finish dry wall and run some new electric wires. George fortunately had flood insurance but he needed help renovating the house he and his wife lived in for a couple of decades. Larry (314) 753-9729


Genesis meets at 7pm on the first and third Sunday of each month. Genesis is open to all high school youth and young adults who are interested in deepening their relationship with Christ. Please contact Cathy Westbury at for more information!

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alling all men! You are invited to join our Men's Breakfast and Bible Study on Thursday mornings at Denny's in Eureka. We meet from 6:30 am until 7:30 am, enjoy a great breakfast and go deeper into God's Word by exploring the Bible passage that will be part of next Sunday's sermon. Interested? Contact Pastor Tim (he leads this study) at


Women's Bible Study Series Starting Feb 25, 2018

Come join us for a women's bible study beginning Sunday, Feb 25, 2018 from 5-7pm.  The bible study will meet ONCE a MONTH, on the third Sunday. 

The bible study will be on “The Best Yes” By Lysa Terkeurst.   

In The Best Yes, let Lysa TerKeurst help you discern the option that shapes all your other choices. Having trouble deciding which situations deserve a "yay" and which a "nay?" Are you living with the stress of an overwhelmed schedule and aching with the sadness of an underwhelmed soul? Offering Scripture-laced insights on effective decision-making, she encourages you to be honest, imaginative, focused, trusting, and humble as you discover the role God most wants you to play.

For more information, please email to sign up.


Eureka UMC to Tour Israel and Biblical sites.

Tour will be in early November 2019. Interested? Contact Sue Engsberg at 314/707-8733 or by email at Plenty of time to save for the trip. Feel the Bible come alive with this tour!

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Save the dates for our Summer Youth Mission Trip.  This year we will be going to Lookout Mountain, GA June 7-11

Cost for this trip is $400, more information on our website or contact Jenny Babb, Director of Family Ministries. 

Register online at


Eagle Lake camp -  registration is now open for Eagle Lake Camp. The dates are July 23rd Thru the 27th. Receive $25 off for early registration! More information available on the website.

Mini camp - have a little one that is too young for Eagle Lake? Register them for our mini camp! Also running July 23rd through the 27th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., for ages 3 to 5. Register online, spots are limited.

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Life Line Screening, a leading provider of community-based preventive health screenings will be in our community on Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at Eureka United Methodist Church. Ultrasound screenings to Identify risk factors for Cardiovascular disease include; Carotid Artery (plaque buildup-a leading cause of stroke), Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (an enlargement or weak area in the main blood vessel that carries blood from the heart to the rest of the body), Peripheral Arterial Disease (hardening of the arteries in the legs), a Heart Rhythm Screening (an EKG to detect Atrial Fibrillation-irregular heartbeat) and an Osteoporosis Risk Assessment for men and women. Being proactive about your health by knowing your risks helps you and your doctor address problems early.

Register online TODAY at  and receive your “Community Circle” discount and your Preferred Appointment!

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EUMC pack dates in 2018 will be Wednesday October 10 through Sunday, October 14. 

This Lenten season we challenge you to work as a family to save starving children’s lives!

You will be supporting the Feed My Starving Children 2018 MobilePack. Pack #1810-094AU

Feed My Starving Children is a Christian non-profit organization committed to feeding God’s starving children hungry in body and spirit. The approach is simple: children and adults hand-pack meals specifically formulated for malnourished children. The meals are shipped to food distribution partners who distribute them to children in greatest need around the world.

For more information please go to

How Your Family Can Help Feed A Hungry Child

1. Place a bowl, jar, or fun container on your kitchen table.

2. At every meal each family member places a quarter in the bowl. Each quarter provides more than one full meal for a child!

3. Continue to do this throughout Lent.

4. At Easter - count your quarters and write a check to Feed My Starving Children Pack #1810-094AU

5. Celebrate the fact that YOU helped save many children’s lives!

6. At $2.00 per day for the 40 days of Lent (total $80) your family will provide enough meals to feed one child for a full year.

Questions about this event may be directed to Patty Stevens at Thank you!

Have a fantastic week and

we look forward to seeing you on Sunday Morning!


Tim Schulte
Eureka United Methodist Church
215 North Central Avenue, Eureka MO 63025

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