Calendar of Events

Regularly scheduled events:

Tuesdays 8:00 a.m. to 12 noon.  The Trustees Tuesday work crew meets every week to do repair and maintenance all over the Wesley campus.  We are always looking for volunteers to roll up their sleeves and work on keeping the WUMC facility up and running.  For more information, you can reach out to Trustees Chair Mark Layous at

Tuesdays, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Pink Cow Thrift Shop is open for business. Located near the corner of Barstow and Millbrook Ave. Parking is always free and funds help support Wesley United Methodist Church!  The Pink Cow is also open the first Saturday of every month from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon.

Thursdays, 9:00 a.m. until supplies last. Wesley Food Pantry is open and giving out bags of food to those who are in need. Come early and get in line because we usually run out within the first hour or two. Community Food Bank registration is required for participation.

Fridays, all day. The church office is closed for business on all Fridays.

Sundays, 10:30 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Worship service in John Wesley Hall (main sanctuary). Pastor Karen Pugh will be ministering. Hope to see you there!

One time special events:

January 9, 16, 23, 30 at 10 a.m. // The Wednesday Book Group is reading Short Stories by Jesus: The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi by Amy-Jill Levine. The group is open to all who wish to read and discuss the book. If you have been considering joining the reading group, a new book is the perfect time to fit right in. The group meets each Wednesday morning at 10 a.m. in the church library (located in the office building). For more information, please contact CJ Pitcher at 301-2357 or  

January 13, 20 at 9:15 a.m. // Finding Common Values: Our nation has become so polarized that civil discourse seems impossible. Can liberals and conservatives find some shared values on which to build? In an era of “fake news”, can left and right find some moral common ground? Robert Pethoud leads a discussion in the Fireside Room at 9:15 a.m. on January 13th and 20th.

January 19 at 9 a.m. to noon // Lydia’s House: The theme for 2019 is Making Sense of Life Changes. All women are invited. Bring a mug, fruit (cut up0 or bakery items to share. For more information, call Sally Adlesh at 324-9608 or Sylvia Pethoud at 438-7705.

January 27, February 3, 10, 17, 24 at 9:15 a.m. // Questioning Capital Punishment: This five-session DVD study features Sister Helen Prejean, one of the world’s leading authorities and outspoken critics of state-sponsored execution. Sr. Prejean is eloquent in her dismantling of the legal and religious arguments used to justify the death penalty. The sessions take place in the Fireside Room at 9:15 a.m. on January 27, February 3, 10, 17, and 24.