Community Outreach

Second Sunday Breakfast

From 8:45-10am at the church

Sews & Sews Group

Second Thursday of the month at the church

Book Club

Fourth Thursday of the month at Riverbank Lodge in Petersburg

Servant Saturday

Participate in a mission project on the second Saturday of each month. Previous Projects include:

  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Contact Ministries
  • Kumler Outreach
  • Mid-West Mission Distribution Center
  • Mini O’Beirne Crisis Nursery
  • Mercy Communities
  • Mary Bryant Home for the Blind
  • Breast Cancer Walk
  • Helping around Petersburg

Youth Programs

  • Jr. High Youth Fellowship – 2nd and 4th Sundays
  • Sr. High Methodist Young Fellowship – 1st and 3rd Sundays

United Methodist Women

  • 2nd Thursday of the Month
  • Sponsors Mother/Daughter/Friend Banquet, Rummage Sales, and other activities throughout the year

Jazz Group

Operation Christmas Child

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 Worship Schedule

9:30 am Summer Worship until September 1st


Sunday School 

Adult Sunday School 8:30 am in Wesley Hall

Children's Sunday School in Gingerbread Room after children's message and during worship service. 

Upcoming Events

 August 5th-9th  6:00-8:00 pm

Co-op Vacation Bible School held at St. Paul’s Church.  For ages pre-school through sixth grade. The Co-op churches are St. Paul’s, Central Presbyterian and Petersburg United Methodist.  Children from all denominations are welcome to attend.

Aug. 11th  9:30 am

Mission Camp Sunday. During the worship service youth and leaders from both the jr. high camp and high school camp will have an opportunity to share their experiences.  Following the service Second Sunday breakfast will be held.  






Contact Us

 221 W. Jackson St.                           Petersburg, IL 62675

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