Fall Youth Ministry Schedule 2014

View the Youth Ministry schedule through Christmas, 2014.

September 7 is a BIG day at BUMC!

Kids, bring your backpacks for a special “Blessing of the Backpacks” service at 10:30. Plan to stay after the service to kick off fall with us at our “Street Fair” (also known as Rally Day). There will be food and fun for all ages to enjoy! Kids, come get your face painted & play games [...]

Informal and Engaging Worship Starts Saturday, September 13 at 5:00 p.m.

Crossroads is an intimate and informal worship service featuring a variety of familiar music – from songs you hear on the radio to contemporary Christian, gospel and bluegrass and even the occasional hymn. The worship service presents and interprets Scripture with intellectually challenging, thought-provoking theology and seeks to engage and connect our faith with our [...]

Christianity for the Rest of Us

Starting in September, church-wide small groups and worship services will discuss the ideas presented in the book Christianity for the Rest of Us by Diana Butler Ross. Small-groups will meet for 6 weekly (~ 1 hour) sessions beginning the week of September 14. Books will be distributed during the first small-group session. Sermons during both [...]

Are You a Newcomer Interested in Finding out More about BUMC?

Or have you been attending worship services here for a few weeks, months (or even years) and are ready to take the next steps toward becoming more involved or exploring what it means to be a member? If so, join us for the upcoming Inquirers Class! Pastor Chris and Pastor Mi-Sook will lead an informal, [...]

Barrington UMC Supports The Troops

Barrington UMC Supports The Troops

Native American Acts of Repentance

In response to the call to the larger Church to be in community with native peoples around the globe, our Northern Illinois Annual Conference will begin a process of change and growth called “Acts of Repentance.” The goals for this process are for individuals and congregations to listen, learn, repent, and act. On September 20 [...]

Fall Street Fair

Join us for a Fall Street Fair on September 7.

Operation Christmas Child

A Christmas tree in the Narthex in August??!! Children’s Ministries is collecting for our hands-on mission, Operation Christmas Child here at Barrington United Methodist Church. Operation Christmas Child is the world’s largest Christmas project of its kind, using gift-filled shoeboxes to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way to needy children around the world. On [...]