During the program season (Fall, Winter, and Spring):
Family Service: Sundays at 9:00 am in the sanctuary
Sundays at 10:00 am between services, all are invited to Christian Education classes and coffee hour in Rodda Hall
Communion Service: Sundays at 11:00 am in the sanctuary
During the summer months we invite you to a single Sunday service at 10:00 am in Rodda Hall.
ALL ARE WELCOME AT COMMUNION
Sunday Summer Worship Service
Sanctuary - June 17th through July 1st Rodda Hall - July 8th through September 2nd Sanctuary - September 9th - Rally Day
With Communion on the first Sunday of the month
Church Office Hours
The church office is open Monday through Friday,
10:00 am-2:00 pm.
Summer Church Office hours
The Church Office will be closed on Fridays from June 22nd– August 31st
Please call at (973) 635-7740
Online giving is an easy way to make your contribution to Chatham UMC without writing checks. Click below to sign up for online donations! You may also download the United Methodist giving app for your phone!
We have classes for all ages - Find the class that fits you!!
New year starts Sunday, September 17
Children - 8:15am Sunday: Pre-K through 2nd grade class meets in Room 1 (lower level); 3rd through 5th grades meet in Room 2 (lower level).
Junior High - 3:00pm Tuesday: Class for grades 6 through 8 meets in Room 4 (lower level).
Confirmation - 10:15am Sunday: Class for 8th & 9th graders and older youth not yet confirmed meets in room 7 (upper level)
Senior High - 10:15am Sunday: Discussion Group for grades 9 through 12 meets in the Wesley Room (upper level).
Adult Discussion Group: Meets between services in Room 6.
Opportunities For Spiritual Formation
Prayers for our Worship Life
Prayers for those who want to intentionally prayer before, during, and after worship.
Please follow this link to find more about some suggested avenues of prayer that can enhance our individual and corporate experiences of worship. Intentional prayer around before, during and after worship have the potential to deepen our relationships with God and put is more deeply in the flow of God’s love.
In the midst of the frenetic pace of news, work, life and stress, it is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the music, beauty, stillness, scriptures, and prayers of a Taizé Prayer Service. All are invited to come and enjoy the serenity.
Taize Prayer will resume in September 2018
All are invited to our Taizé Prayers on the second Wednesday of the month at 7:30PM at the Chatham UMC.
First Friends of NJ and NY upholds the inherent dignity and humanity of detained immigrants and asylum seekers. We provide compassion and hope through volunteer visitation, resettlement assistance and advocacy. “STAMP OUT DESPAIR”
Chatham UMC is supporting First Friends who are collecting writing materials for detainees, asylum seekers and refugees who are being held in detention centers in NJ. They are in need of: • PAPER • ENVELOPES • STAMPS • PHONE CARDS
so they can keep in touch with family members.
Supplies can be dropped off at the Chatham UMC rear entrance; please look for the collection box. We are located at 460 Main Street, Chatham NJ 07928. (Across from the CVS)
Bags To Benches
Please continue to recycle your plastic bags and plastic film! The current Bags To Benches Drop Off site is St. Paul's located at 200 Main Street. The collection bin is located in the back of the church parking lot near the Library of the Chathams. Thank you for helping us care for the Creation!
Mark 4:35-41 (Thanks George Atkinson and Stan Menking for teaching Family Systems Theory SMU back in the 1990s. Thanks also to Steve Garnaas-Holmes who continues to be the wisdom figure, mystic and poet of our denomination.)