Phyllis Bellet, an icon of the Morgan Hill community, died quietly on March 17th, 2020.  She was 97. Born and raised in Upper Lake, California.  Phyllis settled in Morgan Hill, as a newlywed, shortly after World War II.  From that time on, the Morgan Hill community loved and respected Phyllis for her “can do,” “will do,” and “let’s enjoy doing it together,” way of living. Early on, Phyllis and husband Edmund faced the challenge of parenting a child with disabilities, in an era when many would have given up the struggle.  Two more sons followed, making a busy household with 3 boys under the ageRead More →

Greetings Sisters and Brothers, Like you, I’m finding it hard to take in all the news, pouring in about COVID-19. It’s overwhelming for sure. I know many of you are looking for help to manage through this current health pandemic as well. That’s why Trish and I want to do all we can to make sure we keep you updated and connected regarding in-person worship here at MHUMC and optional opportunities for on-line worship. We’ll do our best to stay connected with you, so check your emails often for updates from the church office. You can email me at, or email Trish Catalano, ourRead More →

Update: Due to COVID-19 protocols, we did not dedicate pledges on March 15.  Instead, we ask everyone to email or snail-mail their pledge cards (info below) to the church office.   We dedicate 2020 pledges Mar. 15 By Janet Cofie, Finance Team Lead Since the Sunday after Valentine’s Day, we’ve been looking at what it means to support our church with our prayers, our worship attendance, our giving, our witness and our service, from a place of extravagant love and generosity. Beginning with the March 1 worship service, we are receiving pledge cards for indicating how we as individuals or families will support the churchRead More →