Sterling UMC Will Worship as Scheduled Today Sunday February 18

Sterling UMC Will Worship as Scheduled Today Sunday February 18

Sterling UMC will be open today Sunday, February 18 and have its normal Sunday worship schedule beginning at 9 AM with our Traditional Service and our Children’s Service.

Our Spanish language service and Growing Deeper at Ten discipleship hour at 10 AM.

The Contemporary Service at 11 AM will be followed by a fellowship time with pizza and salad.

We hope you will share some time with us this morning.

Listen, Hear God’s Voice

Listen, Hear God’s Voice

“Look, I’ll pour out my spirit on you. I’ll reveal my words to you.” – Wisdom (from Proverbs) Have you ever misplaced your phone–which is on vibrate of course–and then asked someone to call it? We get really still and really quiet. Our ears perk up in all directions in order to be ready to… Continue Reading

Our “Listen” Sermon Series Continues and So Does Our 11 AM Service Pizza Sundays!

Our “Listen” Sermon Series Continues and So Does Our 11 AM Service Pizza Sundays!

The season of Lent began this week with Ash Wednesday.  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on the next full moon after Spring Equinox. Lent is… Continue Reading

Easter Flowers

Easter Flowers

Easter flowers are available for you to purchase this Easter, to be placed in the sanctuary and shared with those who worship with us. If you would like your flowers to be in honor or in memory of loved ones, please complete the order form with that information and it will be included in the… Continue Reading

Miércoles de Ceniza, Taking Ashes to the Street at Joe’s Restaurant in Sterling!

Miércoles de Ceniza, Taking Ashes to the Street at Joe’s Restaurant in Sterling!

In recent years some United Methodist pastors have taken to the streets with their ashes on Ash Wednesday meeting new people and applying ashes to the foreheads of those who: drove into the church parking lot in Clearwater, Florida; and on the busy sidewalk in front of Christ United Methodist Church in Albuquerque, New Mexico;… Continue Reading

The Season of Lent Begins

The Season of Lent Begins

The season of Lent begins this week with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on… Continue Reading

GRACE Ministry, Backpack Buddies, and Lent

GRACE Ministry, Backpack Buddies, and Lent

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on the next… Continue Reading

GRACE Ministry, Backpack Buddies, and Lent

GRACE Ministry, Backpack Buddies, and Lent

The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Lent comes from the Anglo-Saxon word “lencten” which means “spring.” Lent lasts for 40 days, not counting Sundays, and ends on Holy Saturday, the day before Easter Sunday.  In Western Christianity, Easter Sunday must always fall on the next… Continue Reading

Sterling UMC Presents the 2018 Summer Mission Trips and Local Missions Program

Sterling United Methodist Church will kick off its 2018 Summer Mission Trip and local mission program schedule this Sunday,  February 4 with a presentation and discussion by Mission Committee member, Jim Jochems during the 10 AM Growing Deeper at Ten hour. Along with the presentation, applications for the 2018 Mission Trips will be made available… Continue Reading

It’s February Already! What’s Going On at Sterling UMC?

It’s February Already! What’s Going On at Sterling UMC?

Remember we will soon be entering into the season of Lent which begins with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Our Ash Wednesday service will begin at 7 PM and this year we will be hosting a soup and salad meal before the service!  More on that to come! But first… Continue Reading

It’s February Already!  What’s Going On at Sterling UMC?

It’s February Already! What’s Going On at Sterling UMC?

Remember we will soon be entering into the season of Lent which begins with Ash Wednesday, this year on Valentine’s Day Wednesday, February 14!  Our Ash Wednesday service will begin at 7 PM and this year we will be hosting a soup and salad meal before the service!  More on that to come! But first… Continue Reading

Sterling UMC’s Early Response Team Seeks New Members

Sterling UMC’s Early Response Team Seeks New Members

Are you skilled in the areas of carpentry or other contractor-type work like roofing, engineering, construction, electrical, or plumbing?  Or maybe you just like to do any of the aforementioned as a hobby? Sterling United Methodist Church is looking to grow our core group of Early Response Team (ERT) members and need those who may… Continue Reading

Join Us This Sunday for Worship, Learning, Fellowship, and Lunch!

Join Us This Sunday for Worship, Learning, Fellowship, and Lunch!

Our sermon series continues based on the book Unbeaten: How Biblical heroes rose above their pain…and you can too; and the quote, “pain is inevitable, but defeat is not.”  This Sunday will be the third in the series that will continue into February and is titled “When God Doesn’t Save.” Also, during our Growing Deeper at Ten hour, our Into… Continue Reading

Join Us This Sunday for Worship, Learning, Fellowship, and Lunch!

Join Us This Sunday for Worship, Learning, Fellowship, and Lunch!

Our sermon series continues based on the book Unbeaten: How Biblical heroes rose above their pain…and you can too; and the quote, “pain is inevitable, but defeat is not.”  This Sunday will be the third in the series that will continue into February and is titled “When God Doesn’t Save.” Also, during our Growing Deeper at Ten hour, our Into… Continue Reading