• Email Prayer Chain – Contact person is Terrie Lauersdorf, TerrieLauersdorf@wi.rr.com. Terrie uses the Joys and Concerns cards and the written requests from church services to prepare an email to people who have indicated that they will pray.
  • Books Between Bites – Meets the third Friday of the month at member’s homes. Contact Betty Lou Schmidt. This group has been together for over 25 years. Welcomes newcomers but is limited in size due to meeting in homes. Members of the group choose which books will be read and each brings a bag lunch to the meeting place of the month. The host provides dessert and beverage.
  • Card Ministry – No meeting time. Cathy Obst, bookmama2@earthlink.net, prepares the cards for birthdays and sends to members.
  • Game Night – Meets the third Friday of every month at 7:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall to play games. The contact person is Linda Wagner,  linbob53089@gmail.com.
  • Knit W.I.T.S. (Knit With Intention to Serve) – Meets the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. Beth Kring,  kringbeth@wi.rr.com, is the contact person. This group knits or crochets prayer shawls, baptism blankets, preemie caps, chemo caps, winter caps, scarves and mittens and other items for ministry outreach to congregation’s members, friends and others. The chair makes certain there are enough prayer shawls and baptism blankets to meet the needs.
  • Sew N Sews – Meet the first Monday of the month at 9:30 a.m.. Virginia Patterson, ginpatterson3@yahoo.com, is the contact. This group makes quilts, lap robes, chemo caps, dog beds and more for area hospitals, hospices, and animal shelters as well as individual needs.

Life Groups

  • Bible Studies by the Pastors – Meet weekly for 7-8 week sessions.  Watch for details. The contacts persons are Pastor Graham at 262-251-3830, ext. 201.
  • Community Care – A ministry team that meets once a month to meet the needs of our homebound through visitation, phone calls and cards.
  • Cross Talk – Meets on the third Tuesday each month at 5:30 p.m. at Ally’s Bistro for discussion and fellowship. The contact person is Bonny Walters, bonnydoug@charter.net. Confirm dates and times by calling.
  • Men’s Breakfast – Meets the third Saturday of each month at 7:00 a.m. to hear an inspiring speaker and share in an incredible breakfast. The contact person is Rick Kohlmann, kohlmannskitchen@sbcglobal.net.
  • Women’s Book Study – Meets weekly on Thursday evenings at 7:15 p.m. at church. This groups studies the bible or reads a Christian book every 4-6 weeks for spiritual growth.  Contact persons are Peg Heinen, pegheinen@yahoo.com and Stacey Velie, stkyvl@gmail.com, are the contact persons.
  • Women’s Night Out – Meets once a month, usually out in the community, for fun, fellowship, and spiritual growth. Peg Heinen, pegheinen@yahoo.com , and Melissa Montguire, missyt82@yahoo.com, are the contact persons.
  • Sunday Night Bible Study – Meets on Sunday evenings at the church at 6:30 p.m. The contact person is Mark VanCleave.
  • Y.A.H.A.S. (Young at Heart and Spirit) – Meets the third Tuesday of the month at ECUMC, and other churches or places in the community. Betty Lou Schmidt, is the contact person.