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



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!

Worship Leaders

Worship Leaders

December 3      Brittney Stephan
December 10   Lonnie Hampton
December 17   Garry Archie
December 24   Christmas Service – Youth
December 31    TBA

Worship This Week

December 17, 2017
Third Sunday of Advent

Message: Dr. Morgan

Worship Leader: Morgan Diamond

Lectionary Readings

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

Happening at SUMC

  • When God Comes Down: An Advent Study for Adults By: James A. Harnish Focusing on Zechariah and Elizabeth, Joseph, the Inn Keeper and Mary. Led by head of Christian Education, Cheryl Kendrick

  • Sale of  African Accessories 

    By Garrett seminarian Sarah Cissy Namvigose
    When: Sunday December 17 immediately following church and during hospitality, there will be items for sale designed by Sarah Cissy.
    Where:  the Library on the lower level of Winfield Hall. Sunday Feb 18, 2018 5:30 Hilton Orrington Grand Ballroom

  • Beginning Nov 5th, author and Garrett seminarian, Ava R. Williams, will lead a group on prayer, reflection, and meditative experience using her book Stand on Grace: 28 Day of Biblical Meditation.
  • Mayor’s Holiday Giveaway – Sherman will provide 250 cans of cranberry sauce—needed by December 13


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