Manton UMC
Friday, October 31, 2014
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Welcome to The United Methodist Church of Manton!

102 North Michigan Avenue; PO Box B; Manton, MI  49663
Located on the corner of Michigan and Main Street
Pastor Noreen Shafer
email us at:
Are you looking for a place where you can belong? Do you wish you had others to help you through the tough times in your life? Do you want to be part of something bigger than yourself? Come and join the people of the Manton United Methodist Church. We are just ordinary people seeking to experience the grace and forgiveness that God offers through Jesus Christ. In our community of faith we are learning how to be more compassionate, more service-minded, more humble and more inclusive. Come just as you are. Come from wherever you are on your life path. Come and join us in our journey of faith.
The Main Entrance is located on the east side of the building. Handicap accessibility is available on the east side, lower entrance. Elevator is also available.
Worship Schedule
Sunday at 11:00 am 
Blended Worship Service
Wednesday Night Alive at 6:15  - Contemporary Praise Service
  • Communion 1st Sunday of each month
  • Nursery available
  • Children's Time with Pastor Noreen
  • Jr. Church (Ages Preschool thru 2nd Grade)
  • Potluck following on 1st Sunday of the Month
  • Fellowship following on all other Sundays. 


*Sundays at 9:30 am - Church School for persons of all ages!


*Every Wednesday!

3:00-3:30 pm - Prayer Focus - We gather together in prayer - Come - be a prayer warrior with us

5:30-6:15 pm Christ's Community Table - A free meal for All

 6:15 PM - Wednesday Night Alive Contemporary Praise Service!
7:00 pm - Vocal Choir Rehearsal - Come make a joyful noise
Friday and Saturday, November 14 and 15, Annual Manton UMC Woman's Retreat
Held at the Lake Louise Retreat Center, Boyne Falls, MI
Cost $64.50 per person double occupancy and three meals on Saturday - registration forms available in the church Narthex
 Registration and payment must be in by Sunday, November 2
Questions?  Contact Nancy Beecraft, Sally Thompson, or Stephanie Wolke (231) 878-1762 
Saturday, November 22, 10 am to 3 pm, Craft Sale in the church fellowship hall to benefit ABC Shoe Ministry
Lunch is available
The cost for space rental is $20.  Spaces are going fast, so sign up early by contacting Mary Kibbe at... or 231-824-3294
Saturday, December 13, 10 am to 2 pm and Sunday, December 14 after worship,
Annual Cookie Walk in the church fellowship hall to benefit the Red Bird Mission in Kentucky.
We are asking Ladies and Gents to be thinking of a favorite holiday cookie recipe to bake for this event.
Please contact Linda Wallender if you have questions.
Have you heard mention of "Ministry Shares" and wondered what they are?
Well click on the link below and check out the new 2014 Ministry Share Brochure.  
Hopefully this will offer an explanation of what they are and how they are used
in the United Methodist Church.  If you have additional questions,
please feel free to contact Cheryl Peterson, Manton UMC Treasurer.





Located on the corner of Michigan and Main Street

For directions see our Map
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Church Office Hours:

Tuesday - 9:00 am to Noon
Wednesday - 9:00 am to Noon
Thursday - 9:00 am to 11:00 am