10 a.m. worship service
10:15 a.m. Sunday School
COMMUNITY-BASED ~ OPEN AND AFFIRMING ~ INCLUSIVE ~ WORKING FOR JUSTICE

Welcome to Edina Morningside!

Why EMC?

“You can be part of a small, close, caring, inclusive and welcoming community”

Welcome to Edina Morningside Church! We are an Open & Affirming congregation of the United Church of Christ, emphasizing Christian education, outreach and justice, and inclusion of all into the body of Christ’s love.

We gather at 10 a.m. each Sunday for worship led by our interim pastor, Rev. Howard K. Bell.

EMC offers childcare during Sunday worship for children ages 3-5. We have a full Sunday School program for kids in grades K-12, starting at 10:15 a.m. And we have a full plate of Christian Education offerings for people of all ages.

Please browse our website to learn more about us. We love to welcome new friends — drop by for a visit at our next worship service! And you can check out our Facebook page for our latest activities. Please feel free to call or email us for more information!

Up Next | See all events

 
Jun
29

Morningside Theatre Camp – Youth Camp

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

 
Jun
29

Preschool Summer Camp

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 
Jun
29

Meals on Wheels

11:15 am - 12:30 pm

 
Jun
30

Morningside Theatre Camp – Youth Camp

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

 
Jun
30

Preschool Summer Camp

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

 
Jul
1

Morningside Theatre Camp – Youth Camp

8:30 am - 12:30 pm

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June 23, 2016

Light and love stand up against gun violence

- As a rainstorm thundered outside (like a simile for gun violence), more than 100 people gathered to find a place of light and love inside EMC. “Today, as we stand for the victims of Orlando, we also stand for humanity—against any kind of bigotry,” said Memoona Ghani, a representative of the Islamic Resource Group, who voiced her appreciation...

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June 20, 2016

Writers return to memoir writing

- Members of EMC, along with their friends, relatives and community members, gathered last Saturday, June 18, for a memoir-writing workshop.  Janet Anderson facilitated the event as part of Morningside U: a program of church members teaching others what they know.  Writers worked on freeing their memories and imaginations, and giving themselves permission to tell their stories as truthfully...

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June 20, 2016

Join us for Orlando worship service

- EMC plans to host a Commemorative Service for Peace and Healing, Wednesday, June 22, at 7 p.m., in collaboration with representatives of diverse communities. Readings will reflect on violence affecting those who are marginalized and those who have been killed by senseless murders; and expressions of concerns and prayers will be shared for the LGBTQ and Muslim communities....

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June 3, 2016

Tadd Kreun featured in Star Tribune

- Congratulations to EMC member Tadd Kreun, who was featured in the Star Tribune this week as landscape architect for the new Vikings stadium. Read the story.

Preschool slots still available!

Did you know EMC’s 4-Star Parent Aware-rated preschool is the oldest continuously licensed preschool in Minnesota? Or that we have both morning and afternoon sessions for children who are at least 3 years old by September 30?

We are now accepting applications for the 2016-2017 school year. Space is very limited, so register now! Contact preschool director Melissa Clarke at 952-926-6555 or preschool@emcucc.org for registration details or to schedule a tour.

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