• Register for Club Serve Volleyball

    Club Serve Volleyball Spring 2017 Volleyball Training, Team Building, Conditioning, Service Projects 3rd-4th graders: 3/28, 4/4, 4/18, 4/25, 5/2 from 6-7:30 p.m.* 5th-6th graders: 3/30, 4/6, 4/20, 4/27, 5/4 from 6-7:30 p.m.* Cost: $35 includes all five sessions, a t-shirt, and a medal Questions? Contact Coach Court at clubservetroyumc@gmail.com or...

  • NOTES AND QUOTES, EMILY OTTWEIN

    Congratulations Director Mark Nelson, and cast and crew of “The Gift of the Magi.” This timeless classic story about giving from the heart was so beautifully portrayed. Your generous giving of time and talent is very much appreciated by all who had experienced it. CHOIRS and BELLS: Rehearsals will resume...

  • TRADITIONS

    We will serve biscuits and gravy at the church on Sunday; that is a new New Year’s tradition to me. Many families (including Dave Roderick’s) observe the southern tradition of eating black-eyed peas. The family of our staff members Sharie Meyer and Courtney Bettis starts off the year by eating...

  • ADVENT

    On Sunday I started the daily readings in Dale Clem’s A Calendar of Devotions- Advent 2016. It’s not too late for you to get started. We have plenty of booklets. So far the author has been doing some interesting musing about walking around in the dark. Where he lives he...

  • From The Pastor’s Desk

    I always look forward to our Christmas Candlelight Services. Over the years we have put a lot of energy into inviting and welcoming people to the services. Several very active members of our church first attended a Christmas Eve service. I still remember meeting them and where we were standing...

  • CONNECTIONS CORNER

    Matthew 22:39 says to “Love your neighbor as yourself”. As our Director of Lay Ministry I see, hear, and feel God working through all of us every day. I love the great connection opportunities provided through our church family, friends, and faith. The more you care and share with others,...

  • TEAM: “Kick it for Kraabel” Update

    TEAM: “Kick it for Kraabel” Update Five students and five adults from Troy UMC joined Eli Kraabel on his 14th birthday to participate in the recent Metro East Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes, a 5K walk held on Saturday, September 17th, on the campus of SIUE.  Eli is a...

  • Land Acquisition Information

    Troy United Methodist Church has an opportunity to invest in the future as we continue to reach people with the Good News of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Fifteen acres of property have become available, much of it contiguous to our present property. Ten acres of this property is presently being...

  • United Methodist Special Offerings

    Sunday, October 1, is World Communion Sunday and you will have the opportunity to financially support a variety of our global United Methodist ministries. Special offering envelopes will be available to use on Sunday. On the envelope you can designate which ministries you’re offering will support. If nothing is marked,...

  • CAROLYN’S CORNER

    I recently became our Director of Lay Ministry. My job is an opportunity to spend time connecting the “hands of God” with where they are needed. I’m at our church Monday through Thursday 8-4 and Sunday mornings too- I look forward to visiting with you! Whether you’re new or have...

  • Growth at Troy UMC

    Worship attendance at Troy United Methodist has risen 8% over last year at this time. This is tremendous!  It’s been a strong and healthy year.  Numbers aren’t the only indicator to growth, but it’s one of the good ones.  If people feel compelled to be in worship and to be...

  • 1st Step Learning Center Report

    1st Step Learning Center kicked off a new year on Monday, August 22nd! We opened the door to lots of familiar faces as well as a few new families and one new teacher. Everyone had a great first day and we are ready for a year of adventures and learning....

  • Mission Trip Review Meetings – You’re Invited!

    Summer 2016 Mission Trip Review Sessions 9:00 am, Sunday, 11 September 6:30 pm, Wednesday, 14 September What do 59 bicycles and a wheel chair ramp have in common? Can you name one recreational activity students enjoyed during all three trips? Have you heard the most talked about event that happened...

  • Thoughts from Pastor Dennis D. Price

    Some Random Tuesday Afternoon Thoughts: I am excited about helping Sue Busler lead Fast Track Disciple Bible Study this fall. Beginning September 20, we will meet each Tuesday night this fall at 7:00 pm. The fall sessions will be based in the Old Testament of the Bible and the spring...

  • Season of Invitation

    Fall is a perfect time to invite friends, neighbors and family to attend worship with you.  Here are some ways to invite: 1) Get to know people around you in your neighborhood.  Christians ought to be the friendliest people.  You don’t have to talk people’s ear off, but you must...