Who is Jesus to you? Come join us as we explore images of Jesus through art and different scripture passages. Which image best captures who Jesus is to you? Is most helpful for your spiritual journey? How might what’s happening in your life impact which image(s) you really connect with?
We gather at 6 pm in the Memorial Chapel Lounge for informal worship and discussion.
There also will be dessert! Friends and room mates always welcome. Blessings
6 pm Come Experience the mystery of the Chapel Garden Labyrinth as a spiritual discipline. We will also enjoy some ice cream and a time of conversation. Hope you can join us! Friends and room mates welcome! Blessings.
On Friday, September 10, at 5:30 p.m., reflections and prayers across faith traditions will be offered for unity and hope, as we mark the 20th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Join the UMD campus community for a service in the Memorial Chapel Garden of Reflection and Remembrance (Garden Chapel if raining). Following the service, attendees will have the opportunity to walk the meditative labyrinth in honor of an individual or group of individuals affected by 9/11. For more: chapel.umd.edu Chaplain Holly Ulmer will be giving the homily.
The academic year has started at Univ. of Maryland!
Keep us informed how we can be supportive of your re-entry to campus. Our hearts and prayers are with you.
United Campus Ministry also continues to pray in solidarity with those suffering from the effects of Hurricane Ida, the recent earthquake in Haiti, the crisis situation in Afghanistan, the loss of US Marines and Afghan civilians, and the ongoing ravages of COVID-19 at home and around the world. God is our refuge and strength.
A quick reminder about the interfaith prayer event tonight. We will be praying for the people going through Hurricane Ida also. See you soon – 7 pm at the Garden Chapel, or virtually on-line, both options to attend! Friends and room mates always welcome. Blessings!
The fall semester is HERE. While it is an exciting time to be on campus, it also continues to be a time of much uncertainty and anxiety! United Campus Ministry is here to support you with your freshmen year, or reentry to in-person life as a UMD student.
8/29, 7 pm, Sunday night is an awesome event, Interfaith Prayers for a New Semester, bringing together all the different University of Maryland Chaplaincies for unity and hope. See details below. In-person and virtual.
9/05, 6 – 7 pm, UCM is hosting a meet-up Ice Cream Social at the Chapel
During the first week of classes, drop by the UCM office for a snack and to reconnect with or meet Chaplain Holly. 2101 Memorial Chapel (2nd floor), 11 am – 1 pm, 2 – 5 pm, or by appointment.
Beginning September 5th, our regular meeting times are Sundays 6 – 7 pm and Wednesdays 12 – 2 pm.
Our prayers are with you as we all figure out this new academic year!