December Newsletter

December Activity Calendar
December Volunteer Calendar
Upcoming Events

Family Christmas Lunch
Sunday, December 2nd

Following the service, everyone is invited to the DUMC Church Family Christmas Lunch in Fellowship Hall.

Meat and drinks will be provided by the Pastor/Staff/ Parish Committee.

We ask each family (or individual) to bring 2 covered dishes to share.

Wednesday Meals
Wednesday meals for 2018 will end December 19th with a Pizza Dinner and will start again January 9, 2019.

Woodfield Mall Bus Trip
Saturday, December 1st.

Loading starts at 6:45am in the
church parking lot.
We leave at 7:00am.
The bus will leave the mall to come back at 6:00pm.

The cost is $35.00 per person.

All monies have to be paid by November 1st with checks being made out to Terri Ganger.
Sweet Dreams and Cookie Creams…..
Cookie Walk is coming…..
Saturday, December 8.
Fall Wednesday Meals

A meal is served in the Fellowship
Hall from 6:00-6:30 pm
each Wednesday.
The suggested donation is
$1.00 per child
and $2.00 per adult
| or $5.00 per family.
Everyone is welcome!


Dunlap United
Methodist Church

Our Vision Statement:

"To Promote the Word of God
and the Love of Jesus."

Statement of Purpose

The Mission of the church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of our world.

The Vision of Dunlap UMC is to Promote the Word of God and the love of Jesus by:

Grounding all our ministries in prayer and faithfulness to the Biblical witness.

Maintaining our spiritual heartbeat by means of creative and lively worship, excellence in Christian education, and meaningful opportunities for risk taking mission and service.

Extending our outreach of friendliness by personally inviting people to our worship service and ministries and offering to provide transport to get them here. (Each one win one concept)

Increasing our number of small group ministries for caring, nurture, and fellowship.

Embracing multicultural diversity as a witness to the family God is creating.

Contact Us:
Dunlap United Methodist Church
23674 U.S. 33
Elkhart IN 46517
574-875-7950 beamer test homepage

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Christmas Eve Services

On December 24th from 7 to 8
pm. we will have “An open Christmas
Communion” in our sanctuary. You
may come at any time during the hour for quiet meditation and prayer.
Blessed Communion elements will be on the prayer rail, and Pastor Jerry will be in the sanctuary.

At 11:00 p.m. we will have our Candlelight Christmas Eve service.

This is a most beautiful time here at Dunlap. Invite your family and friends to share this special night with us.


Sunday School Classes

As a new year begins, it brings the opportunity for new beginnings. Start off 2017 by visiting one of our many Sunday School Classes.

Newborn to 3 years - Staffed by Volunteers

Preschool to 4th grade - Amy Bender & Brenda Singleton

Youth Group - Bruce & Tammy Hill

Combined Adult S.S. Class - Dave & Karen Wolber

New Horizons S.S. Class - Dave Vollmar & Karen Weeber

Seekers S.S. Class - Stan Hunsberger

Sunday Bible Study - Diane Turner

A great Big “Thank You” goes to these dedicated adult leaders who give of themselves each Sunday!

Church School 9:00 a.m.

Worship 10:00 a.m.

New Conference Website

The Indiana Conference Communication has launched a newly renovated website at




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