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We Welcome you to Worship and Ministry

We are so glad we can update and connect with you in person and virtually via Facebook and YouTube.

Welcome to Seward United Methodist

Things Happening This Week


September 25th – Pitch Social – 5:00pm – Fellowship Hall
September 25th – Godparents – 7:00pm – Forbes’s Home
September 27th – Blue River & Elkhorn District Clergy Discussion with the Bishop – 3:00pm
September 27th – Scooter’s Fundraiser for Gather & Grow – ALL DAY
September 27th – UWF Leadership – 10:30am – Fellowship Hall
September 28th – Holy Scrappers Quilters – 9:00am – 12:00pm – Fellowship Hall
September 28th – Confirmation – 5:45pm – Parlor
September 28th – Handbell Choir Rehearsal – 5:45pm – Sanctuary
September 28th – Liturgical Dance – 5:45pm – Room 208
September 28th – Chancel Choir Rehearsal – 7:00pm – Sanctuary
September 28th – Godsparents: Grades 9 – 12 – 7:00pm 
September 28th – UMYF: Grades 5 – 8 – 7:00pm – Room 208
September 28th – Parent Community Group – 7:00pm – Parlor
September 29th – Yoga Class – 9:00am – Room 208
September 29th – Bible Study – 10:30am – Parlor
September 29th – FoodNet – 5:00pm
October 2nd – World Communion Sunday 


70th Annual Four Seasons Church Bazaar

Four Seasons Bazaar

The annual Four Season Church Bazaar is only seven weeks away!

  • WHEN – Saturday, November 12th and Sunday, November 13th.
  • WHO – Seward United Methodist members of all ages can contribute to this event.
  • WHY – To raise money for a variety of mission and outreach efforts here in Seward, throughout Nebraska, globally through UMC programming … and right here for our children and youth.
  • WATCH for information on “MAKE-IT Mondays” and how you might help us make items to donate to the bazaar. More information will soon be available as well as sales tag packets at the United Women in Faith table in the church hallway.

If you have questions or are interested in volunteering, please contact any member of our United Women In Faith Bazaar Committee: Lori Acree, Carol Zak, Carol LaVelle, Deb Moberly, Dixie Zabka, Jeanne Gee, Linda Eberspacher, Jenny Holle or Melissa Luebbe.

YOUR PARTICIPATION and YOUR PRAYERS are vital to the success of this event.


Progress on New South Addition

Ground Breaking News – South Addition is underway

On Sunday, June 5th, we celebrated Pentecost and the groundbreaking for the South Addition, complete with hard hats and shovels. Watch a video of the progress as of September 15th!


Gather and Grow New South Addition Building Campaign

The Gather and Grow Committee is asking church members and friends to prayerfully consider supporting the New South Addition Plan developed with the guidance of the Building Committee by returning pledge cards or donations (select Gather and Grow from drop-down menu). The Gather and Grow Capital Campaign Team and the Building Improvement Committee are excited to have broken ground on Sunday, June 5th. We look forward as a church community to this exciting new chapter as our building project gets underway.

Seward Scooter’s Fundraiser 

All day Tuesday September 27th, 2022 Scooter’s will donate 20% of total food & drink purchases to the New South Addition building project at the church. Thank you for your support!

September 27th Fundraiser at Seward Scooter’s

Check our Facebook page, Gather and Grow Capital Campaign page and the weekly newsletter (available via email) for continued updates on the progress of the project and more opportunities to continue to financially support our expansion.

Every Gift Makes a Difference

Gather and Grow Funding Campaign

The Gather and Grow Committee at Seward United Methodist Church invites you to support the New South Addition Building Fund with your prayers and gifts. Please feel free to contact any one of us with your questions or concerns.

  • Kiersten Hill
  • Roy and Leanne Josoff
  • Jim and Maggan Quist
  • Carla Schwahn
  • Lori Shriner
  • Merlyn Nielsen
  • Reverend Mary Kay Totty

Weekly Streams

Sunday Worship

September 18th (watch on Facebook)

September 25th

“Wesley Hymn/Sermon Series”

Hymn – “I Want a Principle Within
Sermon #12 – “The Witness of Our Own Spirit
Scripture – Matthew 7:1-5



Midweek Devotion

Wess Robotham – “Using the new Church Directory on-line” (watch on Facebook).

September 14th