Welcome to the Gay Street United Methodist Church!
Greetings to you from the people of Gay Street United Methodist Church. We are a vibrant growing community of believers seeking to "connect to God, to all People and to the World in ministry." You will find that we are a welcoming and diverse gathering. WE strive to be the hands, feet and heart of Christ in mission. If you're looking for a church to call home and a group of people to call family, and a place where you are accepted, join us on Sunday mornings as we worship together.
We strive to offer people of all ages many ways to grow and move forward on their spiritual journey.There are a wide variety of groups, ministries, missions and opportunities for you to engage in that will lift your spirit and enhance your life.
So come explore, interact on this site and within our faith community…..there's a place for you! Join us at Gay Street United Methodist Church - 8:30 a.m. Worship Service in the Chapel & 10:45 a.m. Worship Service in the Sanctuary! Christian Education for all ages at 9:30 a.m. Check out our Church schedule.
The United Methodist Women will be having their Rummage/Bake Sale on April 2 and 3. You may bring items in starting on March 23, just place them on the stage in the Fellowship Hall.
Change the World Conference – check out Mike Slaughter’s blog about the guest speakers www.mikeslaughter.com/blog Contact the church office if you would like to attend or want more information, or e-mail Mary Blencowe at
Saturday, March 15, Mount Vernon Christian Men’s fellowship breakfast: 8:00 a.m. at Allison’s Finer Diner.
March Madness Meatball Subs! Place your order now for the March Madness Meatball Sub mission fund raiser for March 23. . You can eat in or get it to go! Sign-up sheets will be in the located in the parlor for your convenience. More information to follow. –Debbie Butler
Baptism will be celebrated on Sunday, May 11, 2014 during the 10:45 a.m. worship service– anyone interested in being baptized, please contact Pastor Denise at
HELP US Send Warm Blessings to our college students: We will be collecting care package items for our college students that will be mailed to them the middle of March. Suggested items are: hand lotion, hand sanitizer, chapstick, gift cards, popcorn, hot chocolate, tea, snack bars, socks, candy. The collection will be set up in the upstairs parlor. Last year we received some wonderful thank you notes from our college students expressing their deep appreciation. Our students love to hear from their church family. Deadline will be March 16.
Exploring Membership Class—Join us Wednesday, April 23, 6:00 p.m.—7:30 p.m. in Room 101. The class will meet for five Wednesdays (April 23, 30 and May 7, 14, 21). Contact the church office to sign up about learning more about Gay Street United Methodist Church or e-mail Pastor Denise at for more information.
March 30 One Great Hour of Sharing: Your donation to the One Great Hour of Sharing supports UMCOR and enables UMCOR to serve children, families and communities when disaster strikes. One Great Hour of Sharing calls United Methodists to share the goodness of life with those who hurt. The offering provides administrative support for the United Methodist Committee on Relief as it responds to disaster survivors and people in need around the world. Your gift matters to survivors of disaster.