About Us

 

SUNDAY WORSHIP

NEW WORSHIP TIMES beginning Sunday, September 12

8:00am (Traditional), 9:45am (Contemporary) & 11:15am (Relaxed Traditional)


ONLINE WORSHIP

8:00am - Traditional Service live stream 
9:45am - Contemporary Service live stream 


OUR MISSION

Inviting all to become disciples of Jesus Christ serving the greater Carlisle community and beyond.

OUR VISION

Living like Jesus improves our lives, our families, the Carlisle community and beyond. At Carlisle United Methodist Church, we strive to LIVE LIKE JESUS.

music ministry

8:00am Traditions Choir
The choir shares in Worship through classic church music and hymns. This choir sings weekly September thru mid-June. Practice occurs on Thursdays, 7:20-8:40pm in the Choir Room.
To get involved, contact Constance Leitner, Choral Director at

11:00am Celebrations Choir
Shares in Worship through a variety of hymns and songs, sharing upbeat music that highlights different genres. This choir sings weekly September thru mid-June. Practice occurs on Thursdays, 7:20-8:40pm in the Choir Room.
To get involved, contact Constance Leitner, Choral Director at

Both adult choirs join and sing together several times throughout the year, alternating service times and also sharing music during the Lenten and Advent/Christmas seasons.

Sunbeams Choir
CUMC's youngest group of choir members, ages 4 thru 2nd grade. Rehearsals are weekly Thursday evenings from 6:00-6:25pm in the Worship Center. A parent is welcome to stay for rehearsal. The Sunbeams will participate in Sunday services every four to six weeks.
To get involved, contact Musical Co-Director Constance Leitner, or 717.386.2067 OR Logistics Co-Director Kerm Leitner,  or 717.386.2066.

SPArKS Choir
CUMC's youth choir comprised of kids and preteens in grades 3-8. Rehearsals are weekly on Thursday evenings, 6-6:45pm in the Choir Room. The first rehearsal of the school year will begin on September 9, 2021. A parent is welcome to stay for rehearsals. The SPArKS choir will participate in Sunday services once a month. For more information or to get your kid involved, please contact Abby Leidigh, SPArKS Director ( )

Handbells
CUMC offers a five-octave handbell choir. Our talented ringers play a variety of music at  worship services each month.
Practice is Thursdays, 6:15-7:15pm in the Bell Choir Room.
To get involved, contact Jane Boley, Handbell Director.

A UNited methodist congregation

We are a United Methodist congregation and are deeply rooted in that theology, structure, and practices. The United Methodist Church is a global church that opens hearts, opens doors and opens minds through active engagement with our world. To find out more about United Methodism, visit www.umc.org

Our heritage

As we were becoming one church in Spring 2013, nine videos were created to share the history and heritage of our three congregations. View these videos and read about our heritage here...