Sunday Morning Worship times

8:30 a.m. Contemporary Service with Praize
 9:30 a.m. Contemporary Service with Praize
 11:00 a.m. Traditional Service with Chancel Choirs

Children's Sunday school 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Adult Sunday school 9:30-10:30 a.m.

This Week's Message


Saturday, December 1

9-11 a.m.

This FREE event is open to the community.

Each family will receive 1 complimentary photo with Santa Claus, a Christmas gift and a yummy breakfast.

 The fun also includes:

reindeer games with prizes, tasty treats and other merry surprises.

Join us for a fun, festive morning to kick off your holiday season.

Don’t forget your camera for those cute candid photos!



Sunday, December 9th,  9:30 A.M.

´╗┐SUMC Multipurpose Room

Please join us for a morning of worship, music, singing, fellowship, and joy! It's a wonderful opportunity to hear all our music ministries lift their voices in celebration of the birth of Christ. Even our youngest singers will be telling it on the mountain!

Our unified service is at 9:30 a.m. Hospitality will be served in the multipurpose room.

There will be no 8:30 or 11:00 service on December 9th. 


Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

6:00 p.m.

Contemporary Worship with Children’s Message, Traditional & Contemporary Christmas Carols, and an Inspirational Message

9:00 p.m. 

Christmas Carol Singing,  Special Choir Music, Brass Ensemble, Candle Lighting, Communion and an Inspirational Message

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100 West Cherry Street, Sunbury, Ohio 43074

We are located on the northeast corner of the intersection of State Route 3 and US-36/OH-37, about half a mile west of the Sunbury square.

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Phone: 740-965-3813

Service Times

Sunday, 8:30 and 9:30 a.m.: a contemporary worship gathering with upbeat Christian music and multimedia and message

Sunday, 11:00 a.m.: a spirited traditional service with choirs, hymns, and message

Click here for more info.


Our Calendar contains a master list of all of our activities.

Welcome, we are so glad you are here! Stop by our WELCOME CENTER in the foyer if you
have any questions or would like a guided tour of our church. Click here for more info.

Each week, our church is full of meetings, events and programs. Please click here to view the calendar, weekly news, and forms.





Big Walnut Friends Who Share

Located in the SUMC Lower Level


Mission and Purpose 
The Mission of the Big Walnut Friends Who  Share  is to work to improve the living  conditions of  families and individuals in need/crisis who reside in  the Big Walnut School District by  securing  donated  items (including clothing, food, household furnishings cash contributions, etc) and then distributing them free of charge to these  persons.

Every  Wednesday         9-11:30 am
2nd and 4th Tuesday   6:30-8:00 pm
Senior Citizens Only  'Second Saturday'   10:00 am- 12:00 pm

Sunbury United Methodist Church