Wednesday, May 8, 2024

Updates & Announcements from Methodist Temple

Mother's Day Service

Join us this Sunday May 12th at 8:30am or 11:00am for our Mother's Day services. This year, we will donate $10 per person in attendance in honor of all of our mothers. If you're watching online, be sure to check in. Donation will be going to the Methodist Temple Children's Center for summer fun activities.

Graduating Seniors 2024

Is your Methodist Temple child or grandchild graduating from high school or college this year? We would love to know! Please click here to let us know AND send a recent picture of your graduate to The deadline to submit your information is Wednesday, May 15th.

We will be recognizing our Methodist Temple graduating seniors on Sunday, May 19th during our combined worship service at 10:00am.

Register Here


Preschooler Play Dates

Calling all moms of preschoolers! Join us on Monday, May 20th at 5:30pm in the Temple Time room for a fun playdate at the church. Your little ones can interact and play while you connect with other mothers in the Methodist Temple community. Come enjoy some quality time together and form new friendships. We hope to see you there!

If you have any questions, please reach out to Angela Schweikart at



Temple Airs

Mother's Day Dance

Temple Airs is hosting their Mother's Day dance this Friday, May 10th at 7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Bring your dancing shoes and come out for a night of fun!

Harper Family Fun Night

Harper Elementary is looking for Volunteers for their family fun night this Friday, May 10th. Shifts begin at 5:15 p.m., children and youth are welcome. If you have any questions, reach out to Lindsey Patterson at 812-589-1496.

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Blessing of the Flip Flops

We will be having a combined 10 a.m. service on May 19th with Sunday school at 9 a.m. Make sure to wear your flip flops for our annual Blessing of the Flip Flops. On your way out stop by Lollys Pops for a sweet treat.

Mountain Mission Pick Up

Mountain Mission will be coming to pick up items on Monday, June 3rd. Please make sure all donations have been dropped off before that date.

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 the Parlor. This study will begin on Wednesday, June 5th 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.

Youth Spotlight...

The youth will not be having youth group this Sunday, 5/12 to allow for Mother's Day celebrations.

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, May 16th, 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

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