Upcoming Events

March 17 | Crucial Conversation Follow-Up from the UM Special Session of the General Conference
3/17: 12:15 -1:30 p.m. • Sanctuary
We will discuss the outcome of the UM Special Session Conference that was held 2/23-26.  All our family of faith are encouraged to attend.

March 27| Youth C.H.O.W. Fundraiser
5:30 p.m. • Fellowship Hall
Let our Youth serve you a great meal! All money received during this special C.H.O.W. meal will go toward Youth mission trips and events (CCC, Wilderness Trail, retreats).

April 3 | Faith in Action: Community Hymn Singing
6:15 -7:30 p.m. • S. Asheville Community
Come and sing to our Church Family who are shut-in or don’t get out regularly.

April 14| Palm Sunday Potluck Luncheon
following 10:55 service • Fellowship Hall
Please bring your favorite dishes to share: vegetables, salads, breads, casseroles, etc. The church provides ham, drinks, desserts and a guarantee of wonderful fellowship. There will be a sign-up posted in the colonnade and online. There is plenty of space in our kitchen fridge and warming cabinet for those dishes you need to bring early. This is a great opportunity to invite your friends and family!
April 14 | Walk with Jesus Family Experience
12:45 – 2 p.m. • Children’s/Preschool Wing
Parents and children participate together in a multi-sensory experience to remember the last week of Jesus’ life on earth. Contact Pastor Joy at for questions or more information.
April 14 | No Sunday p.m. activities


April 17 | No C.H.O.W., Small Groups, Children’s or Youth Programming

April 18 | Maundy Thursday Service: Remembrance of the Last Supper
7 p.m. • Fellowship Hall

April 19 | Good Friday Service: Song of Shadows
7 p.m. • Sanctuary Come and reflect on the crucifixion with choir, string quartet and narration.

April 21 | Easter Sunday Services
8:25, 9:25 & 10:55 a.m. • Fellowship Hall & Sanctuary
He has Risen! Worship and Celebrate with your SUMC Family! Invite your friends & neighbors too! A children’s (ages: 2 yr – 5th gr) Easter Egg Hunt is planned during Children’s Church for the 9:25 & 10:55 services.
April 21 | No Sunday p.m. activities

April 28 | Around the Son Preschool Sunday
10:55 a.m. • Sanctuary
Enjoy a special service with our weekday preschool kids followed by refreshments in the Fellowship Hall.

May 2 | Lecture: Making and Using Compost at Home
5:30 – 6:30 p.m. • Fellowship Hall
Learn about the benefits of composting and six simple methods to compost yard, garden, and food materials.  Compost trouble shooting will also be discussed.

May 14 | Blood Drive


Preaching Schedule–all services

March 17 / Rev. Joy Moss
March 24 / Rev. Christy Sharpe, former Assoc. Pastor at SUMC
March 31 / Rev. Scott Hardin-Nieri,Director of Creation Care Alliance of WNC

April 7 / TJ Knapp (Laity Sunday)
April 14 / Rev. Dave Stum
April 18 / Rev. Dave Stum, Rev Joy Moss (Maundy Thursday)
April 19 / Rev. Dave Stum, Rev Joy Moss (Good Friday)
April 21 / Rev. Dave Stum
April 28 / Rev. Joy Moss


Save the Date!

June 17 – 24/Honduras Mission Trip
June 30 – July 6/CCC
July 15 – 19/Vacation Bible School
July 31 – August 6/Youth Wilderness Trail