NEWS & EVENTS

UPCOMING EVENTS

INTERFAITH PRIDE SUNDAY
Sunday, June 4, 10:30 a.m. @ SUMC
Homosexuality is not a sin! Kick off Pride Month in Columbus -- and Pentecost-- by worshiping in a fully welcoming, "reconciling" congregation whose pastor is one of the OUT LGBTQ United Methodist clergy. Hear a message of radical inclusion and celebrate the diversity of our faith community, even as we resist the forces that work to do harm. Our congregation welcomes YOU!

MUSIC TO FEED YOUR SOUL
Sunday, June 4, 2:30 p.m. @ SUMC

Join Sharon Huber and friends for an afternoon of uplifting music. Free Admission. Goodwill offering to benefit Summit on 16th UMC.

ANNUAL RECONCILING MINISTRIES PRIDE WORSHIP SERVICE
Friday, June 16, 7:00 p.m.
Worthington UMC, 600 High St., Worthington

Kick off Pride weekend by joining other central Ohio United Methodist churches who are working for the full inclusion of the LGBTQ community in the life of the church for this evening of worship. This year's massed choir will be led by Gary Everts, Choir Director at Broad St. UMC. If you would like to join the choir, clickhere for rehearsal times and information. Contact Sue McQuilkin with questions.

STONEWALL COLUMBUS PRIDE PARADE
Saturday, June 17, step-off 10:30 a.m.
Floats, walkers, marching bands and more! Stay tuned for more info on where to meet to march with SUMC and other Reconciling United Methodist churches.

ONGOING EVENTS

WORSHIP

SUMC Worship Service 
Sundays, 10:30-11:45 a.m. (Centrum)
Contact: Rev. Laura Young (laurayoung@summitumc.org)
At Summit, we are a welcoming, diverse and motley crew who gather for uplifting, informal worship at 10:30 a.m. on Sundays. Grab a cup of coffee, enjoy some extraordinary music and discover more about what a vibrant, inclusive life of faith can look like!

Crazy Faith (www.crazyfaithministries.org)
Sundays, 5-6 p.m. (Centrum)
Contact: Rev. Susan K. Smith (crazyfaith@crazyfaithministries.org, 614.245.5411) 
Crazy Faith Ministries is a non-profit committed to improving the lives of "the least of these" through teaching the concept of the power of "crazy faith" in surmounting the issues faced by people in this society. CFM believes in taking "the good news" to people who have been marginalized, empowering them to live their fullest lives

GROW

Adult Sunday School
Sundays, 9:15-10:15 a.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Linda Bernhard (lindabernhard718@gmail.com, 614.889.1824)
Small group discussions, using books with related scripture readings.

Fight Club Bible Study 
Tuesdays, 5:30-6:30 p.m. (Room 202)
Contact: Lori Schiefer (chiefchimp1@gmail.com)
Reading the Bible doesn’t have to be intimidating! Join us as we explore the ways that Scripture connects to our daily lives. Zero bible experience necessary. Questions, insights, skepticism and doubts welcome.

PILGRIMS Bible Study 
1st Tuesday of each month, 7-8 p.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Jane Swinford (jane1563@sbcglobal.net, 614.488.3641) or Sandy Wycoff (wycoff2124@gmail.com, 614.440.1074)
Become a Pilgrim Friend and work once a month with adults living with disabilities. 

Columbus Unity Mosque
Fridays, 1:00-2:30 p.m. (Room 202)
Contact: Frank Parmir (frankparmir@yahoo.com, 614.271.7330)
We promote a gender equal, progressive vision of Islam. We meet at Summit for Friday prayers.

GROW (Children & Youth)

Summit Nursery 
Sundays, 10:00-11:45 a.m. (Room 127)
Contact: Susan Wallace (happytofall@yahoo.com)
A space for infants to preschoolers to learn, play, worship, and experience God's love in ways that fit their developmental stage during Summit's Sunday worship. Talk to Susan to volunteer with stories, guided play, coloring and crafts and more.

Godly Play 
Sundays, 10:45-11:45 a.m. (Room 010a)
Contact: Robb Tarr (robbtarr@gmail.com)
Kids from kindergarten through 3rd grade are excused partway through the worship service every week but the first Sunday of the month for exploring the love of God for their own developmental stage. Talk to Robb to volunteer to help with interactive stories and facilitating fun, development and relationship building in a Montessori style class environment.

Cedars Youth Gathering 
Sundays, 10:45-11:45 a.m. (Room 03)
Contact: Robb Tarr (robbtarr@gmail.com)
Kids from 4th through 6th grade are excused partway through the worship service every week but the first Sunday of the month to explore how God's love makes itself present in their lives and world. Talk to Robb to volunteer with lessons that connect the bible to pop culture and current events, personal development activities and relationship building games.

SERVE

Summit Singers 
Rehearsals Sundays, 9:15-10:15 a.m., Thursdays, 6:30-7:30 p.m. (Room 204), September-June
Contact: Susan McQuilkin (smcquilk@yahoo.com)
Let your singing voice express your faith with messages of hope and healing by joining our Summit Singers Choir! If you’ve ever sung soprano, alto, tenor or bass in any choir anywhere, you’ll fit right in!

CrossWalk 
Sundays, 1-3 p.m. (Room 110/111)
Contact: Abby Moretti (crosswalkoutreachosu@gmail.com)
Serve our homeless neighbors with our partners in this OSU student organization.  Every Sunday prepare meals to share with those living around campus and downtown, then go out with the group to share food and build relationships.

SUPPORT

NA Regular Meeting — “Meshugeneh”
Saturdays, 8:15-9:15 a.m. (Room 109)
Contact: Tyler (tybohm@gmail.com, 614.592.0114)
“Meshugeneh” is an open Narcotics Anonymous meeting.