Quick Facts

2214 Ridge Ave. (at Noyes)
Evanston, IL 60201

Office Hours
Monday 10am - 2pm
Tues Office Closed
Wednesday 10am - 2pm
Thur Office Closed
Friday 10am - 2pm
Sat Office Closed

Phone: 847/475-1973
Fax: 847/475-1504


SUMC is currently seeking a church secretary. See our staff page for more information.


Sunday - Adult Sunday School 9 am
Sunday - Worship 10:30 am
Sunday - Children & Youth Sunday School 11:15 am

Tuesday - Bible Study 7pm
Thursday - Choir 7pm

1st & 3rd Saturdays - Prayer Group 10am


Welcome to Sherman United Methodist Church of Evanston, IL online!

You are invited to join the fellowship of Sherman United Methodist Church through the activities and ministries both within our building and out in the community.

From here you can learn more about our history, our mission, our ministries, and our plans for the near future. Check below, in our calendar, and in our blog to see what’s happening next!

We welcome you to flip through our pages, dig in and learn more about what makes Sherman UMC a spiritual house worth calling home. Welcome to Sherman UMC!

If you would like to do more to support Sherman UMC and our ministries, please donate! We appreciate your support!

Justice Weekend

May 20-21, Sherman UMC invites you to Justice Weekend: Seeking Justice for All. For 2017 SUMC has extended our annual Women’s Day celebration to an entire weekend with a Justice Symposium on Saturday, May 20, from 9am to 1pm. Sunday, May 21 at 3pm we welcome back our own Helen Roberts-Evans for our special Women’s Day service. Join us for these special and enlightening events, and bring your friends. See you there!

Worship Leaders: April

April 2 – Pat Trask
April 9 – Dave Beesom
April 16 – Garry Archie
April 23 – Blanche Smith
April 30 – Youth Sunday

Worship This Week

April 30, 2017
Third Sunday of Easter

Message: Youth -

Worship Leader: Youth

Lectionary Readings:
Acts 2:14a, 36-41
Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19 (UMH 837)
1 Peter 1:17-23
Luke 24:13-35

* a link to these passages online courtesy of Vanderbilt University can be found in the links bar below in "Lectionary Texts"

Happening at SUMC

April 22 — UMW CNW Spring Morning Together at Sherman  UMC from 8:00 – noon
May 20- 21 — Justice Weekend ~ United Methodist Women: Seekers of Justice for All
        ~ Justice Symposium ~ Saturday, May 20th in Sherman’s Winfield Hall 9am – 1pm
        ~ WOMEN’S DAY ~ Sunday, May 21st featuring speaker Helen Roberts-Evans 3pm – 5pm

– Bible Study: In Giving We Receive; Praying the St. Francis Peace Prayer for Lent by James E. Adams – Tuesdays 7pm
– A New Celebration of Sunday School – Treasures of a Transformed Life

— Recent Events Past —
~ UMW February Mission Project