Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events

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Aerobics Weekdays | 9 – 10 a.m.Typically meets in the fellowship hall Join us for light aerobics and conversation.Every Tuesday we stay after for coffee and fellowship.

Bible Study

Bible Study Thursdays | 10:30 a.m. – NoonMeets in Room 106 | Led by Ramona Hohenstein Click the link below to learn what we are currently studying. We look forward to seeing you!

Senior Meals

Senior Meals Anyone over 50 is welcome to attend Cost is $8.00 – Pay the day of lunch Sept. 21 – Beef Stroganoff, Vegetable Salad, French Bread and Dessert Oct. 5 – Lasagna, Salad, Garlic Bread and Dessert Oct. 19 – Chicken Casserole, Salad, Rolls and Dessert Nov. 2 – Meatloaf, Baked Potato, Brussel Sprouts and Dessert Nov. 16 – Turkey Dinner, Mash Potatoes, Stuffing, Sweet Potato Casserole, Gravy, Rolls and Dessert Dec. 7 – Baked Ham, Cranberry Sauce, Cheesy Potatoes,…

Men’s Bible Study

Men’s Bible Study Fridays | 6 – 7 am | Room 106 A faith based group of men that meet for fellowship. Also known as the Promise Keepers, this group has a long history at Cargill. Approximately 30 years ago, this began as a group of men meeting for bible studies as well as doing tasks for fellow congregation members such as yard work, repairs, etc. Over the years, it has changed to be a group of men committed to…

Saturday Worship

Saturday Evening Worship Saturday’s service is a chance to worship if your Sunday schedule doesn’t allow or if you prefer a relaxed gathering with a smaller group of worshipers and is held in our 70 person Chapel.

Adult Bible Study

Adult Bible Study Sundays | 9 – 10 a.m.Meets in Room 106 | Led by Daryl Spors Join us for an Adult Sunday school class on Sunday mornings.

Welcome and Refreshments

Welcome and Refreshments Sunday, October 8 | 9am | Fellowship Hall All are welcome to enjoy refreshments prior to the 10am Church Service. This service is part of our journey with the Missional Church Consultation Initiative (MCCI), A team of trained leaders has worked with us for the past year to help us see ways we can be an even more thriving, vital congregation in the future. They’ll make a presentation in this service, and Pastor Steve Scott will follow-up…

MCCI Express Sunday

MCCI Express Sunday Sunday, October 8 | 10am | Sanctuary This special worship service will be a unique opportunity to hear and pray about Cargill UMC’s exciting future. There will be only one worship service this weekend on Sunday at 10am. We hope all who typically attend Saturday evening or either of the Sunday services will come together for this common service. The service will be preceded by refreshments in the Fellowship Hall and 9am and followed by a chuch…

Sunday School

Children’s Sunday School Special Time for MCCI Express Sunday | October 8 | 10am Everyone begins in worship together. Children may sit with their families or enjoy the children tables at the front of the Sanctuary. Following the Honest Questions, Compassionate Answers, children ages five through fifth grade will be invited to follow a shepherds to age-level Sunday school. Children can be picked in the Fellowship Hall following the worship service where everyone is invited to stay for lunch

Goshen Quilters

Goshen Quilters Mondays | 8:30 – 11 a.m.For all experience levelsMeets in room 110 Join us for quilting and fellowship on Monday mornings.All experience levels are welcome.Come as you are. Equipment and supplies provided.

Blood Drive

American Red Cross Blood Drive Monday, October 9 | 10:30am – 3:30pm | Fellowship Hall To learn more or to find other Blood Drives, CLICK HERE

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Every Monday | 1 – 2:30pm | Lounge Prayer Shawl Ministry is a unique and powerful expression of God’s love and care.  We will gather for knitting or crocheting, conversation and snacks with the specific purpose of making and blessing Prayer Shawls. Cargill UMC has a rich history of Prayer Shawl ministry, and many people have been touched by the loving talent of knitters and crocheters.    It combines the love of knitting/crocheting with compassionate care into a prayerful ministry which reaches…

UWF Missions Meeting

Missions Meeting Unit mission meetings are a gathering of the unit leaders to discuss new business, old business, and other events that are put on by the Unit. Some conversations involve social action, reading program and spiritual growth. Questions about membership. Contact Betty Teuscher 608-290-1942 Questions about United Women in Faith. Contact Amy Dora 608-302-5205

Ruth Circle

Ruth Circle: Special Guest Ann Scott Labyrinths October 10, 2023 | Anyone is welcome Second Tuesday every Month | Refreshments 9am | Program at 9:30am Join the United Women in Faith at Cargill for their monthly Ruth Circle. Ruth Circles are Intimate gatherings where women discuss goals, concerns, stories, and advice and have been around since prehistory. Women’s circles offer a safe and supportive space for camaraderie and networking. It’s a simple fact; women need other women in their lives.…

GIFTS Thrift Store

Come and Serve The 2nd Saturday of Every Month Lunch after at Culver’s on Milton Ave. Meet at the store | 1141 Black Bridge Rd.  What might we be doing? Sort merchandise | Unload donations | Stock shelves | Create displays Volunteers from the past events | We have lots of fun!

Sunday Worship

9am Sunday Worship Service This service is a traditional service with spoken word, music and prayer that reflects the fullness and beauty of Christian worship. We use hymnals but the music is also printed on the screen. Held in the main Sanctuary worship area that holds 400 people.

Confirmation Sunday

Confirmation Sunday Sunday, October 15 | 9 and 10:30am Services The 2023 Confirmation Class will be celebrated at the 10:30am service. They will be presented at the end of the 9am service as well. All are invited to greet and congratulate the confirmands after service in Fellowship Hall and enjoy a root beer float!

Sunday School

Children’s Sunday School Every Sunday (Except the 1st Sunday of each month)10:30 – 11:30 a.m. Everyone begins in worship together. Children may sit with their families or enjoy the children tables at the front of the Sanctuary. Following the Honest Questions, Compassionate Answers, children ages five through fifth grade will be invited to follow a shepherds to age-level Sunday school. Note: On the first Sunday of each month (Communion Sunday), children are invited to stay in worship with their families…

Sunday Worship

10:30am Sunday Worship Service This service is more casual and conversational. A new way of worshiping at Cargill UMC and held in the main worship area (Sanctuary). We invite those families with children to worship together for the first 10-15 minutes in the main worship area. Then, children ages 5 through fifth grade are invited to follow their youth shepherds to age-level Sunday school.

Adult Fellowship & Craft Night

You are invited for an evening of crafting and fellowship. What you need to know July 17, 2023 Craft Night is Cancelled Due to VBS. We will reconvene on August 21, 2023 5pm until we go home | Come when you can Enter from the west entrance Bring your own supplies for your project  All are invited | Bring a friend Monthly event | Watch for future datesNote: This is intended as an adult fellowship opportunity, but well-supervised children are also…

Senior Lunch Out

Senior Lunch Out Ocotber 17, 2023 | 11:30am – 1:30pm  740 E St Mary St., Milton, WI 53563 Our monthly Senior Lunch Out is for anyone interested in visiting various local restaurants and connecting with others (not just for Seniors) Rides are available | Indicate when you sign up that you’d like a ride Sign up by October 12 on the Senior Bulletin Board in fellowship hall or contact Val Geller at 608-752-3665

Not-So-Scary Movie Night

Not-So-Scary Movie Night All are welcome to attend a Mid Week – FREE – “not so scary” movie night Showing Tim Burtons – The Nightmare Before Christmas October 18 | 6 – 7:30pm Hosted by Cargill Children’s ministry | Popcorn and lemonade provided Bring a snack for yourself or to share! Be sure to register so we know how many happy haunts to expect.

Bountiful Blessings

Cargill continues to offer our monthly Bountiful Blessings free community meal on the 3rd Saturday of each month. 4 – 5 pm in Fellowship Hall This meal is free to the community. To volunteer to prepare and/or distribute, contact Sara Pedersen at 608-756-2686 or Becky Saliby at 608- 201-6069.

Explore Calligraphy

Explore Calligraphy Spend time in fellowship and art This class will meet once a week for three sessions | 6-8pm | Room 110 October 23 | October 30 | November 60 Each session includes hands on learning with graphic artist Mariah Calley Important Information:

Banned Book Club

Banned Book Discussion Wednesday October 25 | 6:30 – 8pm | Lounge Justyce McAllister is a good kid, an honor student, and always there to help a friend–but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs. Despite leaving his rough neighborhood behind, he can’t escape the scorn of his former peers or the ridicule of his new classmates.  Why is this banned? Come to discuss. Arrowhead Library System has over 13 copies available for check…

Knitting and Crocheting

Knitting and Crocheting Fourth Thursday | 6pm | Lounge All skill levels, including beginners are welcome Teachers and helpers will be available Questions? [email protected]


Downsizing: Smooth Moves and Easy Transitions Friday October 27 | 10am – 12pm | Room TBD This is a FREE Information Session and is open to the public Downsizing is difficult. So many decisions and so many emotions that seem to be tied to our belongings! A program presented by Looking Up: A Health and Wellness Ministry. Segues, LLC is a company of “senior move specialists” whose website states, “Our goal is to help our clients go from feeling “overwhelmed” to…

Mind Over Matter

Mind Over Matter: Healthy Bowels, Healthy Bladder November 3 | November 17 | December 1 10am – 12pm | Room 106 | Three sessions FOR WOMEN ONLY Contact Chris Devine to register | 608-359-8885 | [email protected] Recommended donation of $10