Worship Times

Sundays 9:00 a.m. & 10:30 a.m.
JAM: Jesus and Me Children's Worship 10:30 a.m.

A Brief History of Christ UMC

 

1832 Westfield founded
1850 Methodists begin meeting in homes in Westfield
1865 The mortgage of the Congregational Church is taken over by the newly formed Westfield 1st Methodist (Westfield City Hall today)
1884 1st Sunday School is formed
1920 Westfield 1st becomes a station – we receive our first pastor [A.C. Hoover] (we had been on a circuit)
1941 The first Annual Fish Fry
1968 The Evangelical United Brethren and Methodist merge to form the United Methodist Church
1971 Our Preschool begins
1974 Purchased 7 acres north of Penn Street and began construction on a building (our current location)
1975 Eagletown, Jolietville, and Westfield Methodist churches merge to form Christ UMC
1977 First service is held in the new sanctuary
1986 The Education Wing is built
2002 The Family Life Center (FLC) completed
2008 Worship moves to the FLC in preparation for a new worship space
2009 The former sanctuary renovated to become The Gathering Place

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