Sunday Worship Schedule
worship Times

9:00 am
Worship Service in the Sanctuary with Organ and Choirs
11:00 am
Living Waters Worship Service in Fellowship Hall with a band and casual feel.

Child care available, birth-age 5 for both services

Play and Pray at the Park—Saturday, June 18, 9:30am
Rosland Park, 4300 West 66th St, Edina, MN 55435 Families with children ages 0-3 meet at Rosland Park to connect with other young families from our congregation.  Older siblings are welcome. There will be a Richfield United Methodist sign so you can find the group.  Come play and pray with us.  Text RSVP to 612-296-1403.

This Thursday, June 16 at 6:30 pm—Semi-Annual Meeting  
At this all-church conference we will vote on new leadership. All are encouraged to attend.
An Administrative Board meeting will follow the conference.

Sunday, June 19—Information Session on All Ages Trip to Spirit River UMC in Isanti
Info session Sun., June 19 at 10:10 AM—Trip Dates: July 22-24 Or Sat. July 23 Only
Cost: $30/person ($100 cap per family) All meals included
We shared our Christmas offering with Spirit River UMC (SRUMC) this winter. Now that the warmer weather is here, we’re traveling to this church to see how they put their resources to work to share God’s love with the Isanti community. Come to the info session next Sunday to learn more. Sign up for the trip in the registration book by Sunday, July 10.

Celebrate America's birthday at the Landing AND Get Paid to Play! 
All Ages
Monday July 4, 11:00 am (Additional August 27 at 1:00 pm)
The Landing Minnesota River Heritage Park (2187 CH 101 Trail, Shakopee, MN 55379)
Players of all ages are needed to play 1860s baseball. No experience necessary.  Ages 13 to 80 have participated in this fun easygoing game. The rules are very different and no equipment is required, not even gloves. Uniforms will be provided. Those who participate will be helping RUMC youth to earn $100 for their mission and outreach projects. If interested, please contact Marcia at 612-861-6086 or [email protected].
There will be a parade, you can play yard games and churn ice cream! Watch (and be a part of playing) historic baseball and listen to a live brass band. You’ll also see live raptors from Richardson Nature Center.  The past comes alive at living history events with costumed interpreters and interactive demonstrations throughout the park. Trolleys provide transportation through the site. Food concessions available. Make a fun day of it at the park while helping the youth raise money for mission.

Eco Care Camp
Who: Grades 3-7 (fall of 2016)
When: June 27-30; Mon.—Thurs.
9:00 am –4:30 pm; Before Care: 8-9am available for $5/day
Where: Advent UMC, 3945 Lexington Ave. S., Eagan, MN 55123
Cost: $65 per student
Helping kids fall in love with being outside is key to developing environmental stewardship. There will be devotions, field trips, and many ways we connect with nature. Register at Go under the “Dive In For Summer Fun” and “Registration Info” area. There is a gray scroll bar on the registration form and you click directly on the “Your Answer” line. Application forms for camp scholarships are available on the table outside the RUMC church office. Preview Sunday, June 5 at 10:10 am

All Ages “Good Book” Program for Summer Reading—Now through August 28
All Ages are invited to dive into the Bible and other faith-filled stories this summer. Reading Lists for all ages are available in the commons area on the table outside the church office.
All book are available in the church library. Bookmark Marks and Stickers are available from the ushers. Complete the reading goals by 8-28 and celebrate at a special party on that day, and be entered into a prize drawing for Barnes & Noble gift cards, Half Price Books gift cards, and a Kindle reading device.

Second Sundays Sunday School (July 10, August 14)
PreK—5th Grade, 9:15 am-10:00 am, Outdoors if weather allows. Experience God through nature, experiments, crafts, and outdoor fun.  We will spell with our bodies, practice yoga, and act our Bible stories. Please dress your child for the weather and active play.

RUMC Community Carnival

August 27, 2016


GOD'S HANDS THRIFT STORE - read more about it

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Caring For Children Early Learning Center (a ministry of Richfield UMC) is proud to announce that it has recently earned accreditation by the National Early Childhood Program Accreditation (NECPA). NECPA is an independent early childhood accrediting organization that encourages quality and recognizes excellence. Check out their website:

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Read Bishop Ough's letter concerning same-sex marriage