Tilghman welcomes new pastor

TILGHMAN — Tilghman United Methodist Church will welcome incoming pastor the Rev. Lewis Herbert “Herb” Cain and his wife Fran on Sunday, July 1. 

Pastor Cain will hold his first services at 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m.  

Cain’s previous pastoral assignment was Hopewell United Methodist Church in Port Deposit, MD. His new ministry will include Sherwood UMC, as well as Tilghman UMC. 

The Cains are originally from Rock Hall, where he was a waterman for more than 20 years. 

Cain succeeds the Rev. Mary Catherine Miller ,who is moving to Whatcoat UMC in Dover, Del.

Star-Democrat, Friday, June 29, 2018


TUMC Women, TAYA , Recognized

On May 31, 2018 the TUMC Women were recognized as a valuable community partner for their support of Tilghman Elementary School.


On TASK!

The Pay it Forward class from the Tilghman After School Kids (TASK) visited the Tilghman food pantry Thursday, 10-18-18. They brought food donations, learned about how the pantry works, and made posters about the pantry to post around the island.


August 4 – Crab picking & Crab cakes


Seafood Day Royalty 7/21/18

MM Tilghman

TUMC’s own!  Little Miss Tilghman Emily Gottleib and Little Mr Tilghman Bentley Haddaway


Regularly Occurring Events and Meetings at TUMC

Ladies Sewing, Monday Eves, 7:00 pm, Annex

Ladies Breakfast, Monday, April 8, 8:00 AM. Two If By Sea, All welcome but please call Debra (410-886-2881) so the restaurant can be given a head count. Photo HERE.

Administrative Board, Wednesday, September 11, 7:00 pm, Annex, 

Healthy Tilghman Family Support Group, 4th Wednesdays, 6-7:30 pm unless otherwise noted. See more details HERE

Men’s Prayer Breakfast, Last Sunday of the month, except for Jun, Jul, Aug and Dec. 7:00 am, Annex.  Next Breakfast September. All men are invited.Invite a friend or neighbor.

Healthy Tilghman Activities (Annex) 
Exercise Group meets several times per week.  
For schedule and program details, click HERE

Healthy Tilghman Committee
First Monday, , 6:00 PM
Adult Sunday School Room


Tilghman Island Health Center Opens

Choptank Community Health, in partnership with Talbot County and the Talbot County Board of Education, has opened a family practice Health Center in the Tilghman Island Elementary School.

Services provided include: 

Acute Care Physicals 
     -Yearly Exams 
     -Medicare Wellness Exams 
     -Well Child Exams 
     -Sports Physicals 
Management of Chronic Conditions 
Blood Draws 
Lab Testing

Hours: 
Tuesday 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm 
Friday     2:00 pm to 6:00 pm 
(410) 886-2222


First TUMC-hosted Veteran’s Breakfast, 3/10/18

The first Bay Hundred Veteran’s Breakfast was organized by, and held at, TUMC on Saturday, March 10.  


Second TUMC-hosted Veteran’s Breakfast, 6/9/18

The Second Veteran’s Breakfast, held under the auspices of TUMC, took place in the Church Annex on June 9, 2018.  Thanks to Larry Gowe for his initiative on this important event.