News from Manchester UMC

News from Manchester UMC

Habitat for Humanity dedicated Five houses on September 25.

More Powerful Than You Could Possibly Imagine
Saturday, October 1
Chapel / 4p / Traditional Casual

Sunday, October 2
Fellowship Hall / 9a / Modern 
Sanctuary / 11a / Traditional
Rev. Andy Bryan

Worship services are also streamed live on Facebook and our website

Pottery Painting 43

Pottery Painting
October 7 / 7p
Gather at Glazed and Confused for an evening of pottery painting, fun, and fellowship. Open to all young adults, singles, and youth parents. Learn

Boogie Bash 43

Boogie Bash
October 29 / 7-10p
A fun evening of music and dancing for singles, couples, and friends of all ages  Tickets $7 in advance or $10 at the door. Tasteful costumes are welcome. Learn more.

Holy Land 2023 Trip
May 16-25, 2023
During this 10-day spiritual journey, Pastor Jim and expert guides will take our group through the biblical sites of the Holy Land. An optional 5-day Egypt extension is also available. Learn more.

October 26 / 6:30p
The whole family is invited to enjoy Spooktacular music in the sanctuary thanks to Manchester UMC’s very own organist extraordinaire, John Cargile. Learn more.

Food 4 Kids Collections
During September & October
The Children & Families Ministry, Children’s Choirs, & Circle of Friends Preschool are collecting non-perishable food in the BLUE Food 4 Kids bin on the lower level Learn more.

Halloween Party
October 23 / 4-7p
Manchester UMC’s Youth and Alumni are having a “spooky” evening of Halloween themed games, activities, and a costume contest. Learn more.

Fall All Church Study
Got Questions / Starting October 16
This 5-week study is based on the difficult faith questions that were submitted by you, the congregation. Sign up for a small group & learn more. 

Sensitivity Sermon Reflection Group 43

Sensitivity Sermon Reflections
Mondays at 10a
This new group is designed to serve people who live with seen and unseen chronic health conditions. Learn more.

Banned Book Club
October 5 / 6:15-7:30p
Two Youth Parents who are Rockwood Middle School teachers host a monthly book club. Newcomers welcome! Register to learn about the next book. Learn more.

Lydia Circle

Lydia Circle
October 6 / 9:30a
Join for a fun presentation by Sheri Ely on making a fall table arrangement. Newcomers welcome! Learn more.

Senior Social Drop-In
October 13 / 9a-Noon
This new group meets to socialize and have fun playing games. Newcomers are welcome!  Learn more.

Lunch and Learns
October 4 / Noon-12:45p
The 30-minute presentation on “Creating Body and Food Positive Spaces” will be followed by a 15-minute question & answer period. Learn more. 

Bike Rehab Work Days
2nd Saturdays / Oct. 8 / 8a-Noon
Bike cleaners and mechanics are needed.  No experience or tools needed and training provided!  Help Bike Rehab meet the goal of giving away its 10,000th bike! Learn more.

Serve at the Tree Lot
Starting November 27
The opening of the Tree lot is two months away!  It’s a great time to serve and support. Also, stay tuned for more information on the Chili Supper in late October.  Learn more.

Meals & Ministries
Wednesdays / 5:30p
Enjoy Pasta Bolognese at Meals & Ministries Community dinner. The Modern Worship Band will be the featured entertainment. Register by Sunday, Oct. 2Learn more.

COVID-19 Protocols Updated
Manchester UMC has updated its COVID-19 safety protocols to reflect current guidance from the CDC. Learn more.

Welcome Lisa Melton!
Manchester UMC is excited to welcome Lisa Melton in the dual staff roles of Office Receptionist and Children/Family Ministry Coordinator.

Realm is Manchester UMC’s new online information system used to register for events, update your contact info, access the directory, manage online giving, view groups, and much more. Learn more.

We’re Hiring
Multiple Positions
Manchester UMC and Circle of Friends Preschool are seeking candidates for several staff positions. Learn more.

About Manchester UMC
Manchester UMC is a 2,600-member congregation that traces its roots to 1826. Located in West St. Louis County, the church is an inclusive community where God’s love and grace is extended to all.  Learn more.

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Manchester United Methodist Church
129 Woods Mill Road
Manchester, MO 63011