Worship Schedule: 9 AM Sunday School; 10:15 AM Worship in Fellowship Hall
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.
• Dec 1: Communion at Copeland Oaks 11:00AM. Fellowship luncheon following. Contact church office to make reservations by Nov. 27.
• Dec 1: Cookie Celebration Class. 2nd annual Cooking for the Soul class. 6:30PM in Fellowship Hall.
• UMYF Hard Tack Candy on sale starting Dec. 4.
• Dec 11: Family Festival and Feast. Holiday music and food 11:30AM after worship service.
• Dec 16: Kid's Christmas Party Follow That Star 5pm-7pm.
• Dec 24: Christmas Eve Service 7PM.
• Dec 24: Christmas Day Service 10:15AM.
Reverse Advent Challenge
posted 12/2/2016Would you like a new way to make Advent a season of giving? Place one item a day in a box (in your home) during the four weeks of Advent. What to pu in your box is up to you:
• Blessing bag items for the homeless?
• Comestics for the Women's Domestic Shelter?
• A dollar a day for mission works?
Suggested items: men’s or women’s socks, gloves, hats; packages of hot chocolate or coffee; washcloths, combs, small soap, shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, toothbrush, toothpaste; women’s hygiene products. The Christian Outreach Committee.
Follow That Star!
posted 12/2/2016Kid's Christmas Party, Friday, Dec 16 at Christ United Methodist Church.
• 5:00-6:30PM: Santa, crafts, and food
• 6:30-7:00PM: Story time: A Wise Man's Tale
RSVP by Friday, Dec 9 to church office. Children must be accompanied by an adult. See our flyer.
Sierra Leone Mission Trip
posted 12/2/2016The East Ohio United Methodist Volunteers in Mission (UMVIM) are planning a 2-week mission trip in May to Sierra Leone, returning to the Manjama Health Center which we visited in 2013 as well as doing service in the capital Freetown. The group needs two more interested parties by Dec 31. To learn more, read this information sheet, or contact Susan Haddox or Victor Lee.
UMYF Resumes; Suppers Needed
posted 9/23/2016UMYF has started up again for the 2016-17 school year, which means we are in need of volunteers to do snack supper for the youth. Supper is served at 6:00 pm on Sunda evenings for approximately 12 people. See the sign up sheet in Fellowship Hall or the Lounge for available dates and ideas. Thank you for supporting our youth!
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.
posted 1/9/16The church is looking for highchairs in good conditon for use at our Tuesday night community dinners and other events.