Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington

Wesley United Methodist Church welcomes you and your family to our community of faith and love for God, neighbor, and church!

Per the CDC recommendations, we will be asking for everyone to wear masks indoors beginning August 8th.

Thank you so much for your cooperation in the past few months. We are so proud of how everyone has adjusted their schedules and kept posted to make the best of our time together during the pandemic. Thank you Wesley UMC Bloomington members!

You are invited to our Traditional Service in the Sanctuary at 9:00am this week. In addition, we invite you to our Contemporary Service in the Sanctuary at 11:30am. Dress for comfort or in your Sunday best!

We are honored to welcome you to Wesley United Methodist Church in Bloomington! We hope you find a welcoming community here in this family  of faith and love for our friends, and neighbors.

Our mission here at Wesley United Methodist Church, Bloomington is “To make and nurture disciples for Jesus Christ." We strive to do this in ways that are joyful, thoughtful, and relevant to modern life by bringing families and friends together in a comfortable and safe environment. We seek to be faithful to our Christian history and heritage as we respond in a holistic way to our call to live the Christian life through vibrant worship, devoted service, generous giving, and welcoming hospitality.

Wesley UMC Bloomington Vision Statement

WELCOME TO WESLEY!

Let's Get Acquainted!

As Wesley begins to “re-group” following the COVID pandemic, we invite you to “re-group” with us! We are preparing a series of “getting acquainted/membership orientation” gatherings – with you in mind! Please consider participating in some or all of these events, and receive our invitation to be received as official “members” of Wesley UMC!

COMING UP AT
'WELCOME TO WESLEY'!

ESPECIALLY FOR THOSE NEW TO METHODISM: Sunday morning, Aug. 15 – “Methodism 101” will meet during the Sunday School hour (10:15-11:15) – Meet with Wesley’s Pastors to learn more about Methodism: how the UMC operates, what we believe, etc.

FOR EVERYONE: Wednesday evening, Aug. 18 – “Wednesdays at Wesley” (5:30-7:30pm) The first day of fall programming! Prospective new members will be our guests for eating, meeting and greeting, and catching Wesley in action!

Sunday morning, Aug. 22 – Reception of New Members – both services, for those who are ready to join the church as Professing Members.

Please contact the church office to let us know if you are able to attend (so we can be sure to provide enough materials and refreshments). For more information, please don’t hesitate to call or email Pastor Sara Isbell (sisbell@wesley-umc.com) or Pastor Evans (tevans@wesley-umc.com) at the church: 309-827-8046.

See you soon!

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SURGE SUNDAYS ARE BACK!

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sign up for the surge youth newsletter here! SURGE will STAY on Sunday nights this year! Our Sunday plan is as follows: 3:30: Celebration rehearsal 4:30:… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAYS- SURGE Junior High Bible Study

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Junior High School Bible Study A Jr. High bible study led by Steph Hoy, where you’ll be reading the book “You CAN Talk To God Like… Continue Reading

WEDNESDAYS- SURGE Senior High Bible Study

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Aug
3
Tue
8:00 am Women’s Book Study (Disciplines:... @ Virtual/Online
Women’s Book Study (Disciplines:... @ Virtual/Online
Aug 3 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Women's Book Study (Disciplines: A Book of Daily Devotions) @ Virtual/Online
How important is it to have a daily spiritual routine? The habit of reading and reflecting on God’s Word daily can bring a much-needed respite from the grind of everyday life. “We sometimes experience seasons... Continue Reading
6:00 pm Invitation to Psalms @ Virtual/Online
Invitation to Psalms @ Virtual/Online
Aug 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
About the study: These life-changing courses are ideal for busy people who are unable to commit to longer studies. They focus on smaller Bible sections, or single books of the Bible, and appeal to more... Continue Reading
6:30 pm Journey Bible Study Group @ Zoom
Journey Bible Study Group @ Zoom
Aug 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
We begin studying “Half Truths: God Helps Those Who Help Themselves” by Adam Hamilton on September 12.
Aug
4
Wed
9:30 am Wesley Staff Meeting @ Wesley Lounge
Wesley Staff Meeting @ Wesley Lounge
Aug 4 @ 9:30 am – 11:00 am
 
6:00 pm Wesley Bloomington VBS: To Mars ... @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Wesley Bloomington VBS: To Mars ... @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Wesley Bloomington VBS: To Mars and Beyond! @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Wesley Bloomington VBS: One small step for our Wesley kids…one GIANT LEAP for God’s Kingdom! Blast off with the first VBS to land on the moon! ‘To Mars and Beyond’ will help kids discover the... Continue Reading
6:30 pm Sr. High Surge Youth Book Study @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Sr. High Surge Youth Book Study @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
A Sr. High bible study led by Chris Gjesfjield, where you’ll be reading the book “You CAN Talk To God Like That” by Abby Norman.
6:30 pm Wesley Brass Rehearsal @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington Sanctuary
Wesley Brass Rehearsal @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington Sanctuary
Aug 4 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
 
7:30 pm Advanced Sr. High Surge Youth Bo... @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Advanced Sr. High Surge Youth Bo... @ Wesley United Methodist Church Bloomington
Aug 4 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
An advanced Sr. High bible study led by Kelsey Ross, where you’ll be reading the book “Bad Theology Kills” by Kevin Garcia. *Because of the subject matter and language in Bad Theology Kills, a signed... Continue Reading

Sunday Worship Services

All worship and sermons are available weekly on our Sermons page. Indoor sancturary worship is back! Wesely is holding Traditional service at 9:00am and Contemporary service at 11:30. We open the doors 30 minutes before each service. Please follow our COVID safetey guidelines. Subscribe to the Wesley UMC Bloomington Youtube channel and enjoy our Worship playlist which is updated with a new experience every Sunday at 9:00a.m. To receive our Devotionals and Sunday Morning Worship in your email inbox, please subscribe above!