Saturday November 17th at 4:00 PM Community UMC will celebrate Thanksgiving. The turkey will be provided and please bring sides to go with it. November 21st, Community and St Mark will come together at Community for our joint Thanksgiving service at 7:00 PM. The address for Community is 37 Cherry Road Portsmouth, VA 23701.
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Both churches will be passing out candy bags on Halloween so add us to your route and be safe. In addition, we will not have Kid’s Club at Community.
Just reminding everyone this Sunday is our cluster Charge Conference at Crossroads UMC at 1800 Rodman Ave in Portsmouth. This is the old West End UMC. The time is 2:00 pm.
Just two reminders from Community UMC @ 37 Cherry Road. First, Wednesday night Kid’s Club is back in session and we had a good turn out last night. This coming Wednesday (26th) we will be having pizza. The club starts at 6:30 and ends at 7:30. This Saturday (22nd), we will be having a End of Summer potluck at 5:00. […]
Come join us for our celebration of VBS and our catered BBQ lunch after worship at St. Mark 4320 Twin Pines Road Portsmouth, VA
Rolling River Rampage starts 7/23/2018 with registration at 8:30. Ages 3-12 welcome and it will be from 9:00 AM to noon each day. We will have a closing lunch on the 29th after worship.
PORTSMOUTH – Joseph “Joe” Maupin Williams, 83, of the 5800 block of Hedgerow Lane, entered Heaven peacefully on June 29, 2018, while surrounded by family and friends. Joe was born in Portsmouth, VA on April 4, 1935 to parents, Eugene “Keeley Rock” Williams and Margaret (Raymond) Festa Gregory. He attended Wilson High School and it was then, at the age […]
Sunday, July 8th I will be taking off from the pulpits. I don’t believe I will attend the worship services of either church. Our services will be conducted by the Elizabeth River District Superintendent Wayne Snead. Since April 1st, this year has been in turmoil for Sue and I. It was just seven weeks from her getting the first signs […]
Obituary for Bernetta “Netta” Mitchell PORTSMOUTH – Bernetta Lee “Netta” Mitchell, 55, of the 200 block of Bedford Ct. passed away on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 in her home. She was born on August 28, 1962 in Smithtown, NY to the late Woodrow M Judge and Lois Smith Judge; and was a member of Community United Methodist Church in Portsmouth. […]
Sue passed away June 8th, at 7:00 AM. She was restless last night and at 2:00 AM she wanted a pain pill which worked and she rested. At 6:00 AM she asked if I was in the room and I said yes, then she asked if I was awake and I said yes. She asked me to move her body […]
Don’t forget that tomorrow night at 6:00 PM we will have our tax day supper. Beans and weenies, just bring a dessert.
Patrick H. Culpepper Portsmouth – Patrick Henry Culpepper, 88, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018. He was born in Norfolk County to the late, Edward and Bernie Culpepper. He retired from the Plumbers and Fitters Union Local #110. He was very active in the South Norfolk Boys Baseball for many years, was a member of Seaboard Mason Lodge #56 and […]
Come join us at Community UMC for a Gospel Music concert, we will take up a offering for the church.