United Methodist Church of Swartz Creek

The United Methodist Church of Swartz Creek, Michigan 

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                          BAY SHORE FAMILY FUN DAY BUS TRIP
                                           SATURDAY JUNE 10
                    Take a ride on the bus to a GREAT DAY OF FUN!

                                                     ALL ACTIVITIES ARE FREE!
                                         *BARREL TRAIN (for little ones) *MINI GOLF
                                   *INFLATABLES *CAMPSTORE/MUSEUM *ZIP-LINE
                                   We have seats for 56 people on an Indian Trail Bus!
              Bus will leave at 7am on Saturday, June 10th and return to the church at 8pm.
     An information sheet with all the activities of the day will be given to those that have registered                                     and paid their $5 fee. See Bobbi Collins to sign up!

PASTIES ARE AVAILABLE! Come out and buy some!  At $3.50 each it's a great meal!
Pastie Schedule:    May 15 & 16  Then not again until Spetember!

LAKEVIEW FAMILY CAMP SIGN-UP HAS STARTED!! Contact Janie Salgat @ 810-938-2190 or salgat83@lentel.com for more details and to reserve your spot for August 4-6. The cost is $56 for the weekend.

“TAKING IT TO YOUR STREETS” - MAY 12, 13, 20 & 21 - 8:30AM TO 3:00PM
Pick a time to volunteer & mark your calendar to help paint the Elms Rd Park PlayScape!!!
Sign up sheet is in the narthex. Questions? Contact Laurel Burns at burnsreliv@yahoo.com or

IS YOUR CHURCH GROUP HAVING AN EVENT? Email Kyla with the details -
kylajford@gmail.com - and she can share it on our official church Facebook page!


April 30 Confirmation Class Join Church

May 6 UMM Chicken BBQ/UMW Bake Sale
May 9 UMW Mystery Dinner
May 12, 13 Taking It To Your Streets 8:30-3:00
May 14 Mother’s Day
May 15, 16 Pasties (Last time until September)
May 20, 21 Taking It To Your Streets 8:30-3:00
May 29 Memorial Day - Office Closed
May 30 Men’s Work Day

June 4 Graduation Sunday
June 4 SC High School Baccalaureate
June 8 Blood Drive
June 10 Family Fun Day @ Bay Shore Camp
June 14 Lavender Luncheon
June 18 Father’s Day
June 18-25 Family Promise Host Week
June 26-29 Vacation Bible School
Sunday School For All Ages NOW through May 21st! Find a class that seems interesting to you and show up at 9:45am!  You are always welcome!
The Christian Education program at the UMC of Swartz Creek is dedicated to ‘Immersing all of God’s people in His Word so they can apply it to their daily lives’ as stated in our church vision statement. To help do this we offer a number of educational opportunities for all ages. Here is a listing of the programs which we invite everybody to be a part of.

Location: Church Nursery
Leaders: Chris Fondren, Kim Kubik, Jillian Rippy, Leigh Savage
Ages: 0-4
Child care in a safe and comfortable environment provided during Sunday School and morning worship hours.

Kindergarten-2nd Grade Class
Location: 102
Leaders: Jim and Tracy Reed
Ages: Children in K-2 Grades
Class Purpose: To have fun learning Bible Basics

3rd-5th Grade Class
Location: 108
Leaders: Kim Grant and Peggy Grant
Ages: Children in 3-5 Grades
Class Purpose: To have fun learning Bible Basics

Middle School Class
Location: JH Room - 206
Leaders: Kim Edwards and Laurie Graves
Ages: 6th through 8th Grade
To help our youth understand why we believe what we believe, and how to continually strengthen our daily walk with Jesus. Curriculum is ever changing based on the needs and interests of the class.

High School Class
Location: SH Room – 202/204
Leaders: Brian Kelley
Ages: 9th through 12th Grade
Topic driven class where teens have input into the subjects which will be studied throughout the year. This class provides an opportunity for discussion to help our teens enhance their Biblical knowledge on topics that are relevant to their own lives.

Adult Classes

Connecting with Others
Location: 201/203
Leaders: MaDonna Kelley and Sue VonBrockdorff
Class Purpose: Connecting with others to support and encourage each other as we grow in our walks with Christ.

Bible Spiritual Disciplines Class
Location: 205
Leaders: Rolly and Jeanne Anderson
Class Purpose: Building relationship with God through Biblical Discussion.

Foundations Class
Location: 109
Leader: Dr. Gary Glanville
Class Purpose: A fresh, innovative class about the essential truths of the Christian faith and how these truths are to be lived out in your relationships, your character and your work.

God’s Warriors Class
Location: 207
Leader: Cindy Verhaeghe
Class Purpose: Bible and DVD lesson to build up your spiritual journey through life.

Men’s Sunday School
Location: Serving Room
Leaders: David Collins, Doug Ford, Keith Wolfgram
Class Purpose: Reach out to men of all ages to provide knowledge of scripture and how it can enhance their Christian faith.



Monday @10am - Disciple 3 - Room 205
Monday @5:30pm - Disciple 4 - Room 205
Monday @6:30pm - Disciple 2 - Room 201
Monday @6:30pm - Disciple 1 - Room 207
Tuesday @10am - Bible Study - Allen Schweizer - Room 207  


Every Tuesday at 7p Adult Basketball in the gym! (October thru May)

Every Wednesday from 3:50p-6:20p ALIVE after school program K-12th grade welcome! (Starts September 14 & runs through April 26!)
Every Thursday at 6:30pm Volleyball in the gym! (Starts Oct 6 & runs through May)


Our Mission Statement: To be a nurturing community of Christians committed to serving Jesus Christ, helping others find Him, and grow as His Disciples.

Our Vision Statement: A transformed people empowered by the Holy Spirit going into the world boldly professing God’s Word showing the love of Jesus.