Bishop Lewis – Forum Discussion

by Roderick Krueger

The Sturgeon Bay UMC Forum had the privilege of hearing retired Bishop William B. Lewis speak to us about the future of the United Methodist Church. The church is struggling as to how to deal with LGBTQ issues in our church. It appears that the Judicial Council of the General Conference will be taking up […]

Capital Campaign Update

by Roderick Krueger

             Implementation Phase We are in the implementation phase of the Capital Campaign.  First of all, we praise the Lord for the success of the campaign.  Our initial goal was have $300,000 in pledges.  At the present time, we have over $393,000 in pledges and have received almost $260,000 in […]

Update Capital Campaign – July15, 2018

by Roderick Krueger

The funding portion of the Capital Campaign came to a successful conclusion on June 30th.  The generosity and enthusiasm from the congregation and friends of the church have been unbelievable and greatly appreciated.  In January, the Capital Campaign listed 3 objectives which were felt needed to be accomplished. Better serve our members by: improving the […]

Capital Campaign – July 15, 2018

by Roderick Krueger

The funding portion of the Capital Campaign came to a successful conclusion on June 30th.  The generosity and enthusiasm from the congregation and friends of the church have been unbelievable and greatly appreciated.  In January, the Capital Campaign listed 3 objectives which were felt needed to be accomplished. Better serve our members by: improving the […]

Parish Nurse Notes 4/8/18

by Roderick Krueger

  Parish Nurse notes: Mindufulness Movement and Meditation is on Tuesdays now, at the same time, 11:30-12:30, usually in the Fellowship Hall. Everyone is welcome to come when they can. $5/session with Barbara Wulf, instructor. Parkinson Disease Support Group meets this Thursday at 12:30pm.  Rebekah VandeWalle APNP from Neurology Consultants of Bellin Health will be […]

2018 Lumberjack Success

by Roderick Krueger

The 2018 Lumberjack Dinner was a great success.  We served 642 people.  We had over 1,000 pounds of meat cooked to perfection.  Potatoes, cabbage, rutabaga, and baked beans (secret recipe ) with a slice of freshly baked pie completed the menu.  The portions would have satisfied any hungry lumberjack.  A big thank you to all […]

Study Up-Date

by David Leistra

I thought I would offer an update where I am in my doctoral studies through Western Theological Seminary. I completed the first unit and have begun the second unit as of the first of this year. There are two units in each academic year. I had forgotten the rigors of academia and the need to […]

Lumberjack Supper

by Roderick Krueger

The 83rd Lumberjack Supper will be held on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at the Sturgeon Bay United Methodist Church.  Serving will be from 4:30 – 7:00 p.m.  Take-out will be from 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.  Advance tickets can be purchased at the church office and are $15.00 for individuals 12 years and up.  Tickets at the door are […]

Thanksgiving Dinner

by Roderick Krueger

The 38th annual Sturgeon Bay Area Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held at 4:30 pm on November 23rd at the Sturgeon Bay United Methodist Church, 836 Michigan Street, Sturgeon Bay.  All those who do not have a place to be or persons to gather with are invited to partake of this delicious home cooked meal […]

October Mission MMDC

by Roderick Krueger

This has been an unprecedented year for hurricanes.  Although we had a previous monthly mission for the Midwest Mission Distribution Center, their supplies have been greatly depleted.  They are in urgent need to meet the needs of those affected by these storms.  For that reason we are once again asking for your generous support. Five […]