Welcome to Sharon United Methodist Church!

Founded in 1873, we are a member of the Illinois Great Rivers Conference. 

At Sharon, we:

  • Share Christ
  • Unite as famiy
  • Mature in faith
  • Call others

Come … join us!

Traditional Sunday Worship:

9:00 a.m.

Sunday School for all:

10:15 a.m.

Rev. Walter Carlson

Women’s Winter Bible Study

Amos: An Invitation to the Good Life by Jennifer Rothschild Tuesdays; January 24 - March 14, 2023 6:00-7:30 p.m. at the church Member books are $17; call the church office to reserve your copy. https://youtu.be/-EPbWBgUDbI

Fall Rummage Sale

The church will hold a rummage sale on Saturday, October 8, 2022, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.  Purchases are by donation.  All proceeds will benefit the Fishes & Loaves food ministry at the church.  

Vacation Bible School 2022

The BEST week of summer is coming - no bluffin'! Come off-road with us this summer for a MONUMENTAL adventure through the colorful canyons and sun-baked trails of the Southwest. By exploring God's awesomeness, we'll form a ROCK-SOLID FAITH for the road ahead! ...

Holy Week

Join us for these special times of worship during Holy Week: Palm Sunday, April 10 - 9:30 a.m.Maundy Thursday, April 14 - 6:00 p.m. Holy Communion will be served.Easter Sunday, April 17:8:15 a.m. - Breakfast Potluck8:45 a.m. - Kids' Egg Hunt9:30 a.m. - Worship...

In-Person Worship Returns January 24, 2021

Join us on Sunday mornings at 9:30 for worship in the sanctuary. Masks are required and all social-distancing protocols will be followed. Sunday School classes have resumed, as well, and will follow Sunday worship. Let us hold unswervingly to the hope we profess, for...

COVID-19 Update

All in-person gatherings, including worship, are suspended until further notice, by recommendation of Bishop Frank J. Beard. Rev. Wally's weekly message may be viewed by choosing "Sermon Videos" on the menu ribbon. Please read Rev. Wally's letter to the congregation...

Outdoor Worship

We're coming back to worship! We are so excited to return to the church building as the family of God! Beginning in June, we will be worshiping outside on the north lawn, weather permitting. Bring a lawn chair (if you have one), your offering and your mask. Bathrooms...