Events at Salem UMC

Events at Salem UMC are family friendly, safe, fun and open to the community.
We invite you to come join us at one or more of these events! If you’d like to be notified of
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Pastor Warner will be meeting with parents and youth who are considering being Confirmed in 2020.  The meeting will be held Sunday morning, January 12, at 10 am in the Church Library.  Confirmation is for youth seventh grade and above.  Pastor Warner will review the requirements of Confirmation as well as set the meeting schedule for 2020.  Youth will be participating in Confirmation February 2020 through May 2020 and be confirmed in June.  Email Pastor Warner ([email protected]) if you and your youth are considering Confirmation. Please email Pastor Warner to confirm your attendance to meet January 12th.



We will have an initial set up meeting for VBS 2020 on Sunday January 12, 2020 right after second service at  12 noon. The purpose of the meeting is to assign leaders to specific sections. We will once again do a TEAM approach for VBS. WE NEED YOU!! If you would like to be part of VBS 2020, please come.

The theme is “Knights of North Castle”. Please contact the church office with any questions about joining TEAM VBS. You must have all  required background clearances to participate as a volunteer in Team VBS. You may contact the Office for more information regarding background clearances. Thank you!

LAITY SUNDAY Sunday, January 19, 2020

We will celebrate our Laity on Sunday, January 19, 2020 at both morning worship times (8:45 am and 10:45 am). This is a time when the Laity will lead worship and we hope to have a special speaker for the day. Save the date and bring a friend along!


Our next Family Movie Night will be on Friday, February 7th, 2020 at 5:30 PM. Feature Film is “The Great and Powerful Oz”  All are welcome to our movie nights that include supper, snacks, drinks and popcorn! Donations of snacks are appreciated. 

  • February 7th “The Great and Powerful OZ”
  • March 13th “Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil”


Our Annual Soup and Bake Sale that is our one big fundraiser for our Annual Community Block Party. Save the Date: Saturday February 8, 2020. 8 am to 1 pm. We need soup-makers and bakers!!! Want to participate? Contact Barb Stein or the Office to sign up as a Soup Maker or Baker! Start planning your soups and baked goods! Don’t forget to come out and buy these yummy treats as well. This fundraiser is one of our big supporters to help fund the Annual Community Block Party. Thank YOU!


Lent begins on Wednesday, February 26, 2020 as we celebrate Ash Wednesday.  Be sure to watch for service announcements here and in future bulletin & newsletter updates for our full lenten schedule coming soon. We hope to see you!

  • Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020 – Ash Wednesday / Communion
  • Sunday, March 1, 2020 – Lent Day 1
  • Sunday, March 8, 2020 – Lent Day 2
  • Sunday, March 15, 2020 – Lent Day 3 – “Brunch and Bells”
  • Sunday, March 22, 2020 – Lent Day 4
  • Sunday, March 29, 2020 – Lent Day 5