Holy Week

Palm Sunday, March 25 at 9:00 & 11:00 a.m.

The Voices of Holy Week: Dinner & A Service of Preparation and Blessing
Tuesday, March 27 Dinner at 6:00 p.m., Service at 7:00 p.m. in the Gary Commons
Meet some of the people around Jesus and hear their stories through drama, song, and interactive stations. This service is an opportunity for everyone, regardless of age, to experience Jesus’ journey to the cross. A dinner featuring home-cooked dishes will precede the service at 6:00 p.m. Reserve your dinner spot by emailing .

Maundy (Holy) Thursday Service
Thursday, March 29, 7:00 p.m. at Winfield Community United Methodist Church
This service is a remembrance of the Last Supper of Christ and his Disciples where, through the washing of their feet, Jesus showed them, and us, the meaning of humble Christian service and love in preparation for his death.

Joseph Haydn’s The Seven Last Words of Christ
Friday, March 30, 1:00 p.m. in the Gary Sanctuary
Franz Joseph Haydn composed an amazingly significant piece of music on Christ's Seven Last Words, as an oratorio and as a string quartet. Now, lovingly transcribed as a piano solo by William Phemister, it has a new life as an interpretation of these utterances of Christ on the Cross. Accompanied by reading of the scriptures and a closing "earthquake" scene, it is a special way to spend part of Good Friday.

Good Friday Service
Friday, March 30, 7:00 p.m. in Gary Church Sanctuary
This traditional worship service will include scripture, prayer, and music.

Easter Sunday
Sunday, April 1, Traditional Worship Service, 9:00 &11:00 a.m.
Services are family friendly; childcare is available for infants–4 yrs old. Special Blend Fellowship, 10:00 a.m. in the Commons.

Easter Egg Hunt, 10:00 a.m. in Memorial Park (across from the Gary Church parking lot)


Upcoming Events

Grief Matters Group
Every Wednesday, from 03/07/2018 to 05/09/2018, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

This group is for those grieving the death of someone close. It is a place where you can be with people who understand how you feel and the pain of your loss. You’ll...

Praise Worship at Winfield Church
First Saturday of the month, 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

With musicians from both Gary and Winfield, this new service is a great example of the affiliation our churches have shared since 1997. We hope you will join us...


All-Church Lenten Study

Sundays, February 18–March 25 at 10:00 a.m.
This Lent, experience a season of spiritual growth and life-changing renewal in Adam Hamilton's six-week DVD-based series, "John: The Gospel of Light and Life."

Pastor’s Lenten Study

Wednesdays, February 21–March 28 at 10:00 a.m.
Join Pastor Chris for a study of God Has A Dream: A Vision of Hope for Our Time by Desmond Tutu, as well as Dr. Martin Luther King’s “I Have a Dream Speech” and Isaiah 58. 



Robert Ray's

You are invited to sing!
Music scores are waiting, dynamic instrumentalists and soloists are in place, and now...all we need are YOUR VOICES! Get ready to raise the roof with Robert Ray's exciting Gospel Mass! The groundbreaking piece unites our voices in worship, proclaims the gospel of Jesus Christ, and it just might be the most fun you will ever have in choir.





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