Our faith community shares a deep concern for poverty and social justice throughout the world.
Coordinating Ely's annual Gifts That Give Fair and sponsoring the SERRV/Greater Gift sale at the fair;
Supporting those in need in our community through seasonal outreach projects;
Sponsoring the post-secondary education of nursing and medical students in Ethiopia
Sharing worship, fellowship, and fun with other faith communities:
joint church services with First Presbyterian Church during Lent and on Christmas Eve;
an annual ecumenical worship service and picnic with the Presbyterian, ELCA, and Methodist churches;
participation in Ely Ministerial Association events.
Speakers, video series and discussions drawing from the wisdom, creativity, and interests of the people of the North Woods.
Topics have included:
Bridging the Gap, a conversation with our Anishinabe neighbors.
Forgiveness, based on the PBS series Forgiveness: A Time to Love and a Time to Hate.
Islam, Judaism, and Buddhism, through Teaching Company videos and guest speakers
Meditative Practices, including guest speakers from Ely and greater Minnesota on the topics of centering prayer, iconography, and Buddhist meditation.