Sunrise Easter Service

Join us at 6 am on Easter morning for a Sunrise Service. We’ll meet at the West Haven Boast Ramp in West Haven to worship and welcome the sunrise. If you need directions, typing “West Haven Boat Ramp” into google maps will bring up the location.

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Why Lent?

Join us this Tuesday, March 1 at 6:30pm at FSUMC at as our Pastor of Spiritual Formation, Bill Elander, presents a short teaching workshop on Lent. We’ll talk about how Lent fits into the rhythms of the church calendar and see how engaging in specific Lenten practices can deepen our

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February Artist Circle

Are you a Writer? Songwriter? Painter? Poet? Sculptor? Photographer? Musician? Or not? Join us on the second Monday of every month at 42 Hobart Street at 8pm for a time of sharing and creating. Bring one piece of art to share with the circle, as well as any instruments or

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Nonviolence Workshop

Nonviolence Workshop – Tuesday, 8pm, on Zoom.   Last year around this time, we did a sermon series on Jesus’ way of nonviolence. You can find those talks here. We also did a companion Zoom workshop that went deeper in the practices of nonviolence, including a lot of workshopping with real-life

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Come Holy Spirit

Did you know that the altar call has its origins in the 19th century as a call to join the abolitionist movement? We’ll finish out our month pursuing God’s justice and peace in our community and beyond and honoring the ministry of MLK with a justice-themed Come Holy Spirit gathering

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Joy! A Night of Celebration

When we speak of race, it is easy to focus on problems to be solved to the potential neglect of real people and cultures to be celebrated. Join us at First & Summerfield UMC (425 College Street) on Sunday, February 27th as we continue to honor MLK’s legacy by diving

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ECV MLK Day

In celebration of Martin Luther King Jr Day, we will have 2 family events that we invite you to participate in. Pastor Kyanna will do a Facebook Live at 10am on the ECV Sprouts Facebook Page, where kids can join her to read a book, sing some songs, and do

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ECV Christmas Party

ECV’s Family Ministry is starting a new church tradition – a Christmas party! – happening in Trinity Hall at FSUMC from 6pm-8pm on Friday, December 17. Invite a friend and enjoy snacks, music, and a walk-through Bethlehem experience. Join us!

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