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.
Helping Children in Sierra Leone
posted 8/18/2017Ganda Bassie, a young man whom Susan Haddox met in Sierra Leone, directs an organization to help orphans and other needy children. The Child Welfare and Development Project is a registered nonprofit in Sierra Leone. This year he is raising money with the hope to support 25 children in paying school fees and buying school uniforms and supplies. One child can be funded for about $50. If you are interested in supporting these children, or if you wish to see pictures and descriptions of the children, please contact Susan Haddox.
updated 8/18/2017Tu 8/29 Neighborhood Dinner - Help Needed Christ United Methodist will be host Tues. Aug. 29th Neighborhood dinner. We will need workers 4p – 6p. We also need cupcakes and brownies.
Su 9/10 Worship services upstairs in Sanctuary
Sa 9/16 UMW Retreat at Nature Center
Annual Conference Recap
See video excerpts from Annual Conf on our Audio/Video Recordings page
Sierra Leone Mission Update
A mission report from our Christian Outreach Committee.
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.)
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.