Connecting with church online

We're finding new ways of faithfully connecting online
We're finding new ways of faithfully connecting online

While so many aspects of our lives have been put on hold, our need for spiritual connection and meaningful relationships have not gone on hold. You're not the only one looking for meaning and safe connection. These innovative groups provide ways for us to connect and grow in our faith online.

Below is a list of online worship services likely to be near you, and Find-A-Church will locate a church near you.

Learn how The United Methodist Church is responding to COVID-19 and the coronavirus, and what you can do to help, by visiting UMC.org/RespondingToCoronavirus.

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UNITED STATES

US Eastern Time Zone 

District of Columbia
Florida
Georgia
Children from Glendale United Methodist Church in Nashville , Tennessee, watch the online worship service at home during the coronavirus pandemic. Photo courtesy of Glendale United Methodist Church

Want to engage with your church community as we practice social distancing during the coronavirus pandemic? Check out these 10 tips for connecting during online church services.

Indiana
Maryland
Betty Ostrom provides American Sign Language interpretation at the 2012 United Methodist General Conference in Tampa, Florida. Ostrom is a member of Pine Castle United Methodist Church in Orlando. A double exposure for UMNS by Paul Jeffrey.

A number of United Methodist churches offer online ASL worship services. The United Methodist Committee on Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Ministries has compiled a list.

North Carolina
South Carolina
Tennessee
Virginia
Washington, D.C. 
  • National UMC, Washington,DC, Sunday 9 a.m.; Virtual Coffee Hour, Sunday, 12:30 p.m. 

US Central Time Zone

Alabama
Arkansas
  • First UMC, Batesville, AR, Sunday, 9 a.m.  
  • FUMC, Bentonville, AR, Sunday, 9:45 a.m.
  • Pulaski Heights UMC, Little Rock, AR, Sunday, 10:30 a.m. (traditional) & Thursday, 6 p.m. (contemporary)
  • St. James UMC. Little Rock, AR, Sunday, 9:30 a.m. contemporary, 10:55 a.m. traditional
  • Trinity UMC, Little Rock, AR, Sunday, 11 a.m.
  • Winfield UMC, Little Rock, AR, Sunday, 10 a.m.
Florida
  • Destin UMC, Destin, FL, Sunday, 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. 
Kansas
Kentucky
  • Memphis Conference, with churches in western Kentucky, has created a list of congregations in its area with online worship. 
Mississippi
  • First UMC, Columbia, MS, Sunday, 11 a.m. 
  • Indian Springs UMC, Glen, MS, Sunday, 9 a.m. and 10 a.m.; Sunday School, 9 a.m.; daily devos 6:45 p.m.
Missouri
Tennessee
Texas