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Living Out Our Purpose

At the United Baptist Church of Ellsworth, our purpose is also our process—to make disciples of Jesus Christ through worship, fellowship, and service for the glory of God.

We exist to proclaim and celebrate the Gospel, the message of God’s salvation through His Son, Jesus Christ.

About Us

United Baptist Church is a dynamic, multi-generational church family with a heart for service. Our mission is to learn from and follow Jesus Christ, while helping others do the same. Our vision is to be the kind of church that people would miss if it weren’t around. Our desire is to be a praying, growing church that honors God by actively meeting the spiritual and physical needs of our members, the people of Ellsworth, Hancock County, and beyond.

Let Us Serve

Job Description: Eight week rotation, starting 11/6 and ending 1/1/23. Leads in the teaching of each week's Sunday school lesson from provided curriculum. Oversees transitions at start and finish of Sunday school session. Takes attendance. Supervises students and assistants/helpers.

Ministry Leader: Justin Arseneau

Job Description: Use your musical talent to lead our congregation in worship as part of the UBC Praise Team. If you play an instrument and would like to be part of the Praise Band or have a gift for singing you would like to put to use as part of the Team, please apply. The eventual time commitment to a Praise Team Member will include Sunday morning rehearsal and Sunday morning worship.

Ministry Leader: Scott Conners

Job Description: 1. Sign up in Welcome Center to bring baked goods/snacks for Sunday Fellowship (Home made or bought cookies, bars, donuts, etc.)
2. Help stock our freezer with snacks to have on hand, by bringing them in anytime.

Ministry Leader: Suzanne Mace

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These are tough times for everyone.  We understand, and would like to pray for you–no strings attached.  Just send us your first name (if you want to) and what you would like us to pray for, and we will do exactly that.  We may not be able to come alongside you physically at this time, but we can draw near in prayer.  It would be our pleasure to pray for you.

 

Our Mission & Vision

Our Mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ by offering opportunities for worship, fellowship and service.

The Vision of the United Baptist Church is to be a praying, growing church that glorifies God and actively meets the spiritual and physical needs of our church members, the people of Ellsworth, Hancock County and beyond.

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Blooming

Sometimes we are stuck and have to play the hand we are dealt. Not everyone does equally well in similar circumstance. Some people can handle wealth or power or success. Others become greedy, arrogant, and oppressive. Some people arise above adversity and injustices and make the most of their circumstances while others are defeated.

The Heron and the Gull

Although these two creatures are members of the same taxonomic family, they are quite different. Seemingly respectful of personal boundaries, they are hanging out but with no visible interaction with each other. The heron is intent on fishing for dinner, but the curious gull is paddling around the heron without disturbing it. One wonders if the gull admires or envy’s its odd looking, distant relative?

And Just Why Should I Rejoice and Be Glad This Day?

We have our battles. They may not be physical confrontations, but we know what it is to be threatened or overwhelmed and at the mercy of situations that may or may not be our fault but have escalated beyond our control. We have awakened with dread and misgivings-deflated and depressed by failures, tough circumstances, afflictions, hard and unwelcomed work stress, disappointments, betrayals, family turmoil, disrupted relationships, and losses that are irreparable. We have known desperation! And there was no rejoicing!

Dawn’s Renewal

As earth and our personal coordinates slowly turn toward the rising, warming sun, each dawn’s light brings a sense of change and hope- a new day, a new year, or a new era. Visions, understandings, and directions change as different ideas, realizations, and expanded possibilities develop. Yet, there is something reassuringly constant, something “primal”, underlying the breath taking wonder and soul touching beauty of a new day’s dawn.

Underneath Change

A recent poll of Americans found them to be exhausted and fearful and confused about the future. Sometimes it seems that “time” is filled with a jumbled, disconnected series of stories without a cohesive meaning.

News

New! Children’s Sunday School!

New! Children’s Sunday School!

How can we know what God is Like? What’s so special about the Bible? What is the Gospel? These are big questions, and by exploring them, kids can engage their natural curiosity and discover the amazing answers that God’s word has for those who seek them.

NEW Adult Sunday School Electives

NEW Adult Sunday School Electives

New Session Begins January 8th What Did You Expect? Redeeming the Realities of Marriage. Discover how to develop a marriage of unity, understanding and love! Led by Steve MacDonald, beginning in the Sanctuary @ 9:00 a.m.   The Beauty of Church. Who is the church...

Upcoming Adult Electives: Winter Edition

Upcoming Adult Electives: Winter Edition

Sunday School for all ages will resume on September 11th! To help us with class and teacher assignments, registration forms for children who plan to attend are available in the sanctuary. Church Membership: What does it mean to be a church member? How we view the...

United Baptist Church

28 Hancock St. 

Ellsworth, Maine 

United Baptist Church

CHURCH SERVICES

Sunday Services: 8:30am & 11:00am

Sunday School Groups: 10am

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