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Upcoming Events


5th Annual Golf Outing
Join us on Saturday, July 20th, 2019 for our 5th Annual Golf Outing! Check-in starts at 10:30am, tee-off at 12pm.  
Don’t golf? Consider volunteering or show up for dinner at 4:30pm ($15/person). We will have games, raffles, and great food! 
Please return forms to the Church office no later than July 1, 2019. We are also looking for volunteers. If you’re interested in helping, please contact Kelly Heipel at
*2019 Golf Outing Flyer
*Team Registration Form Printed
*Hole Sponsorship Form
News from Wisconsin Council of Church
Looking for focus the second half of Lent? Try an advocacy calendar to broaden your awareness. We also extend the invite to Blessed Ramadan. Please visit for more information.


Holy Week Schedule – ALL are Welcome!  Who can you invite?

4/14   Palm Sunday  8:15am & 10:45am

Children gather at 10:00am to pack Bread & Jam lunches, then practice Palm procession in the Sanctuary

4/18   Maundy Thursday  7:00pm Service

4/19   Good Friday  7:00pm Service of Worship includes Tenebrae Drama

4/21   Easter Sunday:

 Outdoor Sunrise Service at 6:00am:


Celebration Services at 9:00am & 10:45am:

            In the Church Sanctuary


Ash Wednesday

March 6th at 7pm.  Please join us for our Ash Wednesday service in the main level Sanctuary.


Mardi Gras Pancake Supper

March 5th at 5pm – 6:30pm.  Pancakes, sausage, applesauce, peaches, refreshments and Pączkis!  Freewill offering.


P-Rāze the Roof!

February 10th at 2pm.  Concert featuring the BVUMC Bell Choir, with additional guest appearances, fundraiser for our Roof Replacement Project and a music rummage sale!



Main Level Concert Series: Gaelynn Lea

Please join us February 14th for our Main Level Concert Series featuring Gaelynn Lea!  Gaelynn is a classically trained violinist, songwriter, and an activist for disability rights.  In 2016, she wont the NPR Music’s “Tiny Desk Contest”. 


Grief Share 2019

Beginning the 1st Sunday of February and continuing for 13 weeks, from 2pm-3:30pm in the Church library.  Please contact Al E. for more information: 414-628-4671.


Upcoming Events



Christmas Worship Times

12/24       4:30pm:  ALL Ages and Stages with Candlelight & 10:30pm: Christmas Eve Worship, Caroling Begins

12/30       9:45am:  Carols of Christmas Worship


11th Annual Cookie Walk

December 9th, 2018 9am-1pm!  Delivery is on Saturday, December 8th.  Show off your baking skills and also enjoy homemade cookies available for purchase during this fun community event to support BVUMC!


“The Gift of the Nutcracker” 4 Week Advent Class

Wednesdays: Promptly at 5pm – 6:15pm with a light supper. November 28th, 2018 – December 19th, 2018.  Sign up at the events board, with book order due November 18th (Large Print available).


Church Library Video Series

Beginning November 11th, 2018, 9:30am – 10:15am.  The series is titled: “Vital Conversations 4: Race, Culture, The Church, and Human Sexuality”, and is presented in anticipation of the special February 2019 General Conference in St. Louis.


Fall Hours for Worship

Beginning 9/16

8:15am Service

10:45am Service

July Hours for Worship

7/1:     8:00am Service

9:45am Service with vocalist Dominic Shiro

7/8:    8:00am Service

9:45am  Service with Summer Ringers

7/15:   8:00am  Service

9:45am  Service with soloist Nancy Radke

7/22:   8:00am  Service

9:45am Service with Summer Singers

7/29:  8:00am  Service

9:45am Service with Orchestra


June Hours for Worship

6/3:     9:45am Service Only.  Followed by PEP Ice Cream Social

6/10:   9:45am Service Only.  Followed by ALL church good old fashioned potluck

6/17:   9:45am Service Only.  With special guest speaker Steve Dykstra

6/24:   8:00am Service on the knoll. 9:45am Service in the sanctuary


50th Year Celebration

Sunday, June 12th, 2018 (following our 9:45am service)

Come celebrate our 50th year of being Bay View United Methodist Church by having a good old fashioned pot luck meal with us!  We invite you to celebrate our beautiful history while having some great food and conversation.


4th Annual Golf Outing

Saturday, July 14th, 2018 at 12:00pm (Check-in begins at 10:30am)

It’s coming up quick: our biggest and possibly the most fun event all year– Bay View United Methodist Churchs’ 4th Annual Golf Outing!  We will have giveaways, games (Chuck-a-Duck), raffles, prizes and awesome food.

Registration begins soon, so get your team ready, have your swing perfected and come join us for a great time.  We can’t wait to see you there!

Team Registration Form:
Hole Sponsorship Form:


Secret Angel Gift Shoppe
Saturday, December 2nd

This event gets you into the holiday spirit! Fun prepping and a fabulous 3 hour event that celebrates children and empowers their decision making and independent thinking! Decorating/Set Up: Tues,11.28 & Fri, 12.1 from 9am-11am; Event Day: Sat., 12.2 9am-Noon

(prep begins 8:30am/clean up ends 12:30pm) YOUR help makes this an awesome event! Plug In: Decorate (see above),Bake Breads/ muf ns gingerbread, banana bread for the Christmas Café. Hospitality, Greet, Angel Shopper, Gift-Wrap, Cashier, Clean-Up.


Hanging of the Greens

Trimming of the tree and beautifying our church will be Wednesday, December 6th from 9am to 12pm. We need anyone who could give an hour or more to get the church ready for the Christmas season. Come and enjoy some fellowship and hot cider while we hang the greens and make the church sparkle. Sign up across the stairs from the elevator.


11th Annual Cookie Walk

9am – 12pm Sunday, December 10th
In the Gathering Space
We’ll have beautiful homemade cookies at $9/ lb, a free trade gift shop, bean soup mix, and special goodies made by our church family and friends. Don’t miss this special day! Sign ups for event day volunteers & bakers are in the Gathering Space.


Worship Service Times through the Holidays

Celebrating the Fourth Sunday of Advent: December 24 – one morning service with Holy

Communion at 10:45am Celebrating Christmas Eve:

December 24 – 4:30pm Intimate Service with candlelight and

10:45pm with beautiful music and candlelight Holy Communion Open Table

from 5:00pm-6pm and from

9:30pm – 10:30pm.
Celebrating the Season with Carol Singing and

liturgy led by the BVUMC Orchestra: December 31–one morning service at 10:45am Celebrating Epiphany and Remembering our

Baptism with Wesleyan Bells
January 7, 2018 at both 8:15am & 10:45am

with Holy Communion


Winter Camp

An open invitation is extended to ALL Church members and friends and their friends to attend thisyear’scampweekendatCampLucerneon beautiful Lake Lucerne, WI. Fri, Jan 12 – Sun, Jan 14. Cost and cabin sign up information is in the Gathering Space. See Judie Liebenstein if you have any questions.


Hunger Taskforce Senior Stockbox

Saturday, February 17 – 9am to noon Volunteers will build and ll boxes of basic needs food for low income senior citizens. This box contains 16-17 items which Hunger Task Force provides to almost 10,000 seniors a month. Sign up on the servant leader board! Sign up deadline: February 4. Please Note: Volunteers will be doing some lifting, up to 30 pounds. You must be able to be on your feet for the activity and bend, stoop and lift.

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