North United Methodist Church | 3808 N. Meridian St. Indianapolis, IN 46208

Happenings

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Details on events can be found in the weekly general church e-newsletter and social media. You can subscribe to our weekly general church e-newsletter through the “Get Connected” section of the “Communications” tab. This week’s e-newsletter can be downloaded from there too, typically by 5 p.m. each Wednesday.

ONGOING

Use this email to send us prayer requests. If you prefer that your prayer requests be shared only with the pastoral staff, please indicate that in your email. 

Note: No 8:30 a.m. in-person worship until further notice.

Sundays, 9:40 a.m.: Confirmation class for students in grades 7 and 8 meets via Zoom. Please email Cory Unthank for more information.

Sundays, 11 a.m.: Online worship service via the “Live Streaming” tab on this website’s home page.

Sundays, 4-5 p.m.: Online Youth Group (sixth through eighth grade) via Zoom. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Sundays, 5-6 p.m.: Online Youth Group (ninth through 12th grade) via Zoom. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Various times through October: Psalms small groups via Zoom. You can download the study guide here.

First Monday of Each Month Through November: Pastor Darren can bring communion to your home. To schedule email Nancy Fykes.

Fourth Tuesday of Each Month, 7 p.m.: Lydia Circle meets via Zoom.

Building Use: Limited reopening for meetings in the building upon reservation with Jeff Linnan. Please download our “General Building Protocol” document for more information. Staff members are generally in the building from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on weekdays.

OCTOBER

Oct. 27:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., portico.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Oct. 29: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., portico.

Oct. 31:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m., portico.
  • Don’t forget to set your clocks back one hour before you go to bed. Today is also a good day to change the batteries in your home’s smoke detectors.

NOVEMBER

Nov. 1:

  • Don’t forget to “fall back!” We gain an hour at 2 a.m.
  • Fourth week of six-week “Women in Early Christianity” online study led by Dr. Perry Kea, 9:45 a.m. Email Amy Sell for the Zoom link.
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com; All Saints’ Sunday.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Nov. 2: Pastor Darren can bring communion to your home. To schedule it please email Nancy Fykes.

Nov. 3:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Election Day! Please vote!
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Nov. 5: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 7: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 8:

  • Fifth week of six-week “Women in Early Christianity” online study led by Dr. Perry Kea, 9:45 a.m. Email Amy Sell for the Zoom link.
  • Pick up empty food baskets at North for Jubilee Christmas from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Nov. 10:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Pick up empty food baskets at North for Jubilee Christmas from 3-7 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Nov. 12: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 14: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 15:

  • Final week of six-week “Women in Early Christianity” online study led by Dr. Perry Kea, 9:45 a.m. Email Amy Sell for the Zoom link.
  • Pick up empty food baskets at North for Jubilee Christmas from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.
  • Umoja Partnership Virtual Interfaith Thanksgiving Dinner, 5-7 p.m. Dr. Joe Mamlin, keynote speaker. For more information please follow this link.
  • Deadline to have your Christmas memories in to Pastor Diane.

Nov. 17:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Nov. 19:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Young Adults Online Game Night, 6:30-8 p.m. Email Cory Unthank for more information.

Nov. 21: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 22:

  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Nov. 24:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Nov. 26:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Thanksgiving

Nov. 28: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Nov. 29:

  • First day of Advent.
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

DECEMBER

Dec. 1:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.
  • Justice and Advocacy Team’s Zoom forum on women in prison in Indiana, 6:30 p.m.

Dec. 3: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dec. 5: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dec. 6:

  • Second Sunday of Advent.
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.
  • Advent Festival, 5:30-7:30 p.m. (details to come!) All activities will be held outdoors. We’ll collect diapers and wipes for the children of Colburn Place at the festival. Filled food baskets for Jubilee Christmas can also be returned at the festival.

Dec. 8:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Filled food baskets for Jubilee Christmas can be returned to North from 3-7 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Dec. 10: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dec. 12:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Deliver food baskets and gifts to Coburn Place from 9-11:30 a.m. If you can help, please email Daphne Chen.

Dec. 13:

  • Third Sunday of Advent
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Dec. 15:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Dec. 17:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Young Adults Online Game Night, 6:30-8 p.m. Email Cory Unthank for more information.

Dec. 19: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dec. 20:

  • Fourth Sunday of Advent
  • Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.
  • Longest Night service via Zoom; details to come.
  • Youth Group (sixth through 12th grade) via Zoom. Students in grades six-eight meet from 4-5 p.m. and students in grades nine-12 meet from 5-6 p.m. For more info email Cory Unthank.

Dec. 22:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Dec. 24:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Christmas Eve

Dec. 25: Christmas

Dec. 26: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.

Dec. 27: Sunday worship live stream at 11 a.m. on NorthChurchIndy.com.

Dec. 29:

  • Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.
  • Contemplative Prayer, 5:30 p.m., Chapel.

Dec. 31: Bread and Bowl, 11 a.m.-12 p.m.