Hospitality Ministry Opportunities

Hospitality—it’s responsible for that first impression you have when you worship for the first time and the feeling of acceptance you have each Sunday after that.  I define Hospitality as “Creating an environment where folks can grow closer to each other and closer to God”.  As you consider that idea—what...

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A Great Year

Thanks for a great Christmas Season. Thanks to the music team, drama team, tech teams, custodial teams, hospitality teams, preaching/teaching teams, children/youth ministry teams, for working together to share the message of Jesus. It is a privilege to serve with many people who love God and others and are willing...

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Response to Flooding in our Region

Want to respond to the flooding in this area or around the United States? Here are some ways you can help: You may contribute to the Disaster Fund within the Illinois Great Rivers Conference. The fund number is #6800. To assist in other parts of the United States, contributions may...

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Student Ministry Mission Trip Dates

For students, serving on mission trips provide a surge in spiritual growth, an awakening in their hearts for faith and a life time of summer memories.  The student ministry trip dates for 2016 have been announced so you can plan your summer accordingly. Weekend Summer Retreat – Middle School Students...

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Troy United Methodist Church – Social Media

To all those connected to Troy United Methodist Church:  Social Media is a great way to share your faith, encourage one another and let people know about the church.  If you haven’t already, connect! TROY UMC  facebook.com/troyumc.org twitter.com/troyumc  instagram.com/troyumc youtube.com  troyumc.org  STUDENT MINISTRY facebook.com/tumcstudentministry twitter.com/troyumcstudents CHILDREN’S MINISTRY facebook.com/tumcchildrensministry 1st STEP...

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Wednesday Night Changes at Troy UMC!

The Troy United Methodist Church has a long history of ministry to the next generation. New Life Student Ministry has, over the years, provided a place for youth to belong and serve and grow in Christ. Events like Fire-Up for Senior High Youth and Ignition for Middle School Youth are...

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Supreme Court Ruling

Last Friday, the United States Supreme Court upheld the right of same-sex marriage in all 50 states.  I wanted to share some information and reiterate the stance of the United Methodist Church. Frankly, this ruling is at odds with our church’s viewpoint on this issue. Our understanding of marriage is indicated in the...

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Sermons Online

If you haven’t already seen it, the Sunday Messages are online for both the 9:00 and 10:35 services.         On a typical Sunday at Troy United Methodist Church, Rev. Dennis D. Price, Sr. Pastor, will preach the same sermon for the 8:00, 9:00 and 10:30 worship services....

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NEW! “Opt In” For Text Notifications!

Hit “Send Invite” and then follow instruction on your phone by replying with Join. TROY UMC TEXTING NOTIFICATIONS Get text alerts and reminders from Troy United Methodist Church by “opting in” today!  If you have questions, please contact Troy UMC, 618-667-6241 or sharie@troyumc.org. We plan to utilize texting alerts for...

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Stage and Lighting Thanks!

Special thanks to Donna Franquemont and the team who helps make the stage design and lighting happen during the Family Life Center Services at Troy United Methodist Church. Here is some of what has been done in the last few months: For several years, Donna played and sang in the...

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Family Values Sermon Series

A new sermon series kicks on Sunday, May 3 at Troy UMC.  Family Values will be taking a look at: May 3 – Conflicting Values – Making wise decision about where to invest yourself and your family, especially when you feel torn by schedules and priorities. May 10 – Spiritual...

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What Makes A Church Friendly

If you call Troy UMC home, and have been around for more than a few months, then you probably think the church is friendly. But just because people are talking and smiling to each other doesn’t mean the guest always feel welcome. Here’s what makes a church friendly: When those who...

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Augusto and Vale Aniano

A big thanks to Augusto and Vale Aniano for their ministry among us at Troy UMC!    He and his family are from Uruguay, but are preparing for mission work in Puebla, Mexico, where they will be planting churches. We first got connected to Augusto through Twitter. Several weeks back,...

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