(989) 687-5353

2560 N. West River Rd. - Sanford, Michigan




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  •  This is My Son  SUMC        .      AUDIO
Our worship service is held every Sunday morning at 10:30 am in our lovely sanctuary. We have a Bible-based worship with a blended service, using old and new hymns, led by minister and laity alike. We hope you will worship with us soon.


Food Pantry

Food Pantry Needs:  beans

Loose Change
Loose change and mission for the month of March is UMCOR. This offering will help UMCOR work to alleviate hunger and poverty, assist the displaced, and respond to disasters around the world.    

"We follow Jesus with faith, love and action.."

We have ways that you can engage your faith in learning opportunities from:

  • KidsChurch grades 1-6 is every Sunday.
  • Adult Sunday School, Sunday mornings 9- 10:00 . 
  • Call the church office 989-687-5353 for more information

Sunday, March 11th
9:00am: Adult Sunday School Rediscover Jesus
10:30am: Sunday Worship
11:30am: Fellowship Hour (Visitation)

Thursday, March 8th
6:00pm: Soup Supper
6:45pm: Lenten Study (Lessons of Faith)

Friday, March 16th
6:00 P.M. Family Movie Night

Sunday, March 25
Palm Sunday 11:30 A.M.

Thursday, March 29th
Holy Thursday 7:00 P.M.

Friday, March 30th
Good Friday 7:00 P.M.


                 Part-Time Choir Director Job Available

Do you like directing an adult church choir? Sanford United Methodist Church is looking for you! We have a 10:30 am worship service on Sunday mornings and our choir needs a part time choir director. This is a 4-5 hour per week position with salary appropriate to your experience. Choir practice is every Wednesday from 6-7 pm and we sing twice a month in worship.

We are looking for a choir director who reads music, who can choose appropriate music, organize, teach and direct the choir during rehearsals and as we sing in worship. If you play an instrument, that is a bonus!

Please send your resume to Sanford United Methodist Church 2560 N. West River Rd, Sanford, MI 48657 or email it to You can learn more about our church by joining us for worship any Sunday.


We all have special gifts and talents that we can use to serve God, our church, and our community. Click here to see what serving opportunities are available. 

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