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Postcards from the Road

This summer, the Care, Communication, and Worship Teams have teamed up to bring you… drum roll please… Postcards from the Road! Over the course of the summer we hope that you will send postcards to the congregation (addressed to PPUMC/22 Orlin Av SE, Minneapolis, 55414). You can send them from across town, across the country,…

Community Concert Series: Calliope

Calliope Women’s Chorus performs “The Bonds Between Us”, a concert to celebrate our connections and benefit the Minnesota Council of Churches Refugee Services, at Prospect Park United Methodist Church on Saturday, May 13 at 7 pm. Admission is free, with donations accepted–100% will go to Minnesota Council of Churches Refugee Services. Minnesota Council of Churches…

PPUMC at the St. Paul March for Science!

People gather in St. Paul, MN for the March for Science, April 22, 2017. Photo courtesy of Cathy Velasquez Eberhart. Members of the PPUMC congregation marched among thousands in St. Paul this weekend. Our very own Mike Hvidsten was quoted in a recent article about the march on the Minnesota Public Radio (MPR) News website: “Mike Hvidsten…

Community Concert Series: Fuzzy Math

Fuzzy Math, a Twin Cities-based band featuring original eclectic jazz & creative pop covers, will perform a free concert at Prospect Park Untied Methodist Church on Saturday, March 11 at 7 pm. Named to Best of MN list for “best jazz act for people bored with jazz”, the group has performed at notable venues such…

Community Concert Series: Compass Rose Brass

The Compass Rose Brass Ensemble will perform a free concert this Saturday, February 11 at 7 pm in the Prospect Park United Methodist Church sanctuary. Donations will be accepted with 100% supporting Voices for Racial Justice. The Compass Rose Brass Ensemble is one of the newest and most exciting brass ensembles in Minnesota. Formed in…

Bishop Ough issues statement on Trump immigration order

Bishop Bruce R. Ough, resident bishop of the Dakotas-Minnesota Area of The United Methodist Church, released the following statement in a press conference held by the Minnesota Council of Churches, on Monday at Hennepin Avenue United Methodist Church in Minneapolis: Today, I stand with colleagues representing several faith traditions to strongly denounce President Trump’s widespread…

Community Concert Series: Timbre Junction

Next up in our Community Concert Series is the popular Minnesota bluegrass band Timbre Junction on Saturday, January 14, 7 pm at Prospect Park United Methodist Church. Watch a video of Timbre Junction here. A freewill offering will be taken to support Habitat for Humanity. Twin Cities Habitat is a nonprofit committed to building the…