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Welcome to Central United Methodist!

Join us for worship Sundays at 10:45 a.m. Central time

Located in the heart of Lawrence, Kansas, Central UMC aims each week to ensure you have an encounter with the Holy Spirit.

Come as you are to worship with others in a relaxed setting. You’ll hear a grace-filled message, sing hymns packed with truth about the love that God has for all people, take part in congregational prayers and meet lots of people who are taking part in a faith journey just like you.

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Holy Week Services

Holy Week Services

Join us for meaningful worship experiences during Holy Week. First, on Maundy Thursday, April 6, 2023, we will host our neighbors from Centenary United Methodist Church and take part together in a worship service that includes communion and a catered meal. We'll have...

Mental Health Forum

Mental Health Forum

The Tri-County Network — a gathering of United Methodist Churches in a three-county area surrounding Lawrence, Kansas, has scheduled a day of learning meant to help people better identify and assist people suffering with mental illness. Make no mistake: People will...