Wednesday, June 5, 2024

Updates & Announcements from Methodist Temple

It's not too late to join this year's Vacation Bible School - OPERATION RESTORATION!! Mondays, June10, 17, and 24 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. we'll help children learn to work together, share their gifts, and strive to build each other up! Methodist Temple VBS is open to any child who will be entering Kindergarten through entering 5th grade for the 2024-2025 school year. Register Today!

New Church Directory

We are working on updating our church database as we create our new directory and need your help. Even if you do not wish to be included in the directory, we need to make sure we have your updated contact information. Please follow the link below, or use the physical forms that can be found outside of the Chapel. Deadline to submit your updated information is Sunday, June 16th. Please only fill out one form per household.

Submit your info here

Ladies' Night Out Events are Back!

Our Ladies' Night Out events will be held this summer on Fridays, June 7, July 12, and August 2. Each evening outing will begin at 6:00pm. Join us for our first evening out at Haynie's Corner! Come enjoy a restful evening of fun and fellowship!

Let us know if you plan to attend by clicking here

Women's Summer Book Study

Join Cass Brusie for a women's study on Sunday evenings June 16, June 23 and June 30 from 4:30pm-6:30pm in the Parlor. We'll be using Nijay K. Gupta's book "Tell Her Story" to guide our conversations. Come learn about the early women of the church and their important roles through this 3-week summer study!

Contact us 812-476-1306 or with any questions!

Register Here

Book of Revelation Study

Join Rev. Dr. Shane O'Neill, a retired Presbyterian pastor who attends Methodist Temple and sings in the choir, for a mid-week Bible Study on Wednesdays from 9:30-10:30am in Room 207. This study will continue on Wednesday, June 12th and will run through Wednesday, Aug 14th. Please enter through Door A (Office entrance) located at 2109 Lincoln Avenue. 

This is a discussion-oriented Bible study guided by Dr. O'Neill. Please bring a good study Bible and an open mind! Contact Dr. O'Neill at with any questions.

Register by clicking the link below or signing up at the Welcome Center.

Register Here

Looking for Volunteers

Our landscaping company does a fantastic job with our church landscaping, however, we are looking for volunteers to help with minor upkeep and maintenance. If this is something you are interested in, please call the church office at 812-476-1306.

The Pastor Podcast with Randy and Andy

The Pastor Podcast is now on Apple Podcast! If you use Apple podcast as your podcast app, click here to listen now. The podcast is also available on Spotify, Google Podcast, and Amazon Music/Audible. Just search for Methodist Temple UMC or The Pastor Podcast with Randy and Andy.

Temple Youth Spotlight

The youth will be having youth group this week from 5:30-7:30 p.m.

If you're interested in learning more about our youth ministry, reach out to Ryan at 

Our SAM's Ministry offers exercise classes every Tuesday and Thursday mornings beginning at 9am in the Celebration Center. No registration is needed.

The next SAM's Luncheon will take place Thursday, June 20th, at 11:30am. Reserve your spot at Connection Central, Too! The price for this luncheon is $10/person.

If you have information you would like to be included in church-wide communications, please email Andrea Wallace at