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Connecting people.  Enhancing lives.

Community Dinners

Open to the public, these dinners are an opportunity to enjoy delicious food, uplifting entertainment, friendly people, and optional programs before and afterwards.

New Member Class

If you've decided to make Manchester UMC your church home, we celebrate that decision and invite you to join thousands of others in becoming a member of the church.



Hospitality groups at Manchester UMC are a group of people who enjoy welcoming and helping others.


Fellowship Groups are people who gather to promote connection and community around a shared set of interests.

Health & Recreation

Manchester UMC offers a variety of adult Health & Recreation groups where you can help to enhance your physical health in a fun and supportive environment.

Upcoming Events



Have you ever felt like this?

by Rev. Andy Blacksher, Executive Pastor Simon Peter, Thomas (called Didymus), Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, Zebedee’s sons, and two other disciples were together.  Simon Peter told them, “I’m going fishing.” They said, “We’ll go with you.” They set out in a boat, but throughout the night they caught nothing.   

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Pastor's Note

Borrowed Rooms

On Maundy Thursday, we reflected on rooms that were important to us as we grew up. We thought about the rooms we had as children, the first apartment we called our own, and even the nursery we decorated for the arrival of our first child. Sometimes we redecorated a room

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