About Us

Welcome to Chatham United Methodist Church.

Chatham United Methodist Church is a vibrant,
multi-generational, Christian community committed to growing disciples and being part of God’s transformative work in the world. 

Chatham UMC is located just south of the Illinois state capital on the square in the Village of Chatham.

We invite you to worship with us.
We invite you to grow in faith with us in study.
We invite you to be transformed by
serving your neighbors.

Our Mission

Our mission at Chatham United Methodist Church
is to grow fully devoted followers of Jesus Christ
for the transformation of the world. 

We strive to love God and our neighbors and to become
the people God calls us to be right here and right now. 

We long to connect with new generations of disciples and together be Christ’s church in our community and world. 


Our Summer Worship Service is at 9:00 am 
Sunday Discipleship Classes for children (Pre-K – Elementary) and adults are at 10:00 am. 
Currently we are worshiping outdoors in the park across 
the street from the church at 9:00 am. 
Children’s Sunday school is on the 1st & 3rd Sundays 
and it is also outdoors in the park. 
Wednesday Youth Group is at 6:15 pm (ages 6-12th grade)
Youth Group includes Supper, Activities and Bible Study.
All students are invited and welcome!