Worship Schedule: 9 AM Sunday School; 10:15 AM Worship Service
Mission statement: To make disciples of Jesus Christ and to serve God by sharing Compassion, Hope, and Love
Christ United Methodist Church, located in the heart of Alliance, Ohio, has its origins over 170 years ago, yet remains an active part of the region's faith community.
Come visit us on a Sunday morning for worship service or Sunday school. Find out more about our many outreach and service ministries, locally and afar. Find out what we've been up to and what's coming up soon.
updated 6/7/2017Jun 11 The 2nd offering for the Apostle Build will be collected.
Jun 18 11am Worship in Silver Park, followed by potluck lunch.
Blessing Bags We will be making up more Blessing Bags in early summer. We will need small soaps, small shampoos, deodorants, wash cloths or sponges, snacks and toothbrushes. Thank you!
Helping New Parents Place your spare change in one of the baby bottles around the church to help the Alliance Pregnancy Center
Community Carnival Sat, Jul 1
posted 5/20/2017Help needed to set up, host, and clean up. Signup sheet is in Fellowhip Hall.
Come to our free community carnival on Saturday, July 1, 6pm - 8pm in Christ United Methodist Church's parking lot. We'll have kid's games, facepainting, and free snacks and drinks. Help is needed setting up and during the carnival.
Shoes for Kids
posted 6/16/2017The Alliance of Churches is seeking cash donations to purchase discounted Payless Shoe coupons to distribute to needy families identified by Alliance City Schools Family Support Specialist. Please label offerings "Shoe Coupons." Thank you!
Summer Worship Schedule
updated 6/7/2017From June 11 through Labor Day, the Sunday worship service will be downstairs in Fellowship Hall, at 10:15 AM. Children's Sunday School will be on break during June and July, and will resume in late August (date to be determined.)
Apostle Build is Now!
posted 5/20/2017CUMC is again part of the Alliance Area Habitat for Humanity's Apostle Build project, working with other local churches to build a home, offering labor, funds, and prayer. Our commitments:
•Raise $5000. Collections on 2nd Sundays of May, June, July.
•Sat 6/10: Provide lunch at the build site.
•Sat 6/17: Offer a devotion to start the work day.
•Sat 7/8: Work day! Home should be nearly done.
Transforming Congregational Culture
posted 3/3/2017The Administration Council will be studying the book Transforming Congregation Culture by Anthony B. Robinson. Also, the Friendship II Sunday School will be reading this book during Lent. Everyone in the church is invited to read along or to sit in on the Friendship II class on Sunday mornings.
Year of Prayer
posted 2/25/2017Join us in our Year of Prayer as we explore different forms of prayer each month. Each week we publish a guide to accompany the scripture reading. Missed a week or want to review? It's all here: Year of Prayer
Help Our Garden Grow!
posted 1/27/2017Did you know that CUMC operates a community garden next to our parking lot? Anyone interested in the CUMC Community Garden should contact the church office or Dave Austin. We are looking for suggestions, helpers, gardeners who want plots, and people who have sun-loving plants and shrubs to make the lot more attractive.
Help the Alliance of Churches help others
posted 9/10/2016Did you know the Alliance of Churches helps needful families in the Alliance/Marlington area with their utilities and rent payments? They would be grateful for any monetary support that we can provide on a steady basis. One-time contributions are also appreciated! Checks should be made payable to the Alliance of Churches and can be placed either in the offering plate or given to the church office.
Free Community DinnerWe are happy to be entering our 2nd year hosting a free dinner, each Tuesday at 5:30 PM. Five churches take turns providing the meals: Union Ave. United Methodist, St. Joseph's Catholic, Alliance Friends, St. Paul's Lutheran, and ourselves: Christ United Methodist.