Welcome to the Lena United Methodist Church website. Thanks for visiting with us. Guests are always welcome. Whether you visit in person or via the Internet, we hope you will find something here to encourage you in your spiritual growth. We invite you to drop in for a personal visit. Our doors and arms are opened wide to those who want to discover the joy of loving and being loved by God.



Please join us at the church for services


9 AM Sunday Morning

10 AM Fellowship

10:30 AM Sunday School for all ages (Sept. - May)

The Friendship Adult class continues year round. There will be childcare for those parents wishing to attend the Adult SS Class.


118 W. Mason Street
Lena, IL 61048
Office: 815-369-5291








Hey Kids!!!

You won't want to miss this.

Mr. "C" is coming back this Wednesday, Feb. 25th after school at the Hangout.

Lots of fun, music, food and more... see you there!


Cole afterschool


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  Please join us for the next several Sundays

as we explore the five practices

of Fruitful Congregations.


Lenten Lunch Schedule 

                      Feb. 25              Good Shepherd ELCA

                      March 4             Lena Evangelical Free

                      March 11           St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic

                      March 18          St. John’s LCMS

                      April 1              Salem UCC @ Lena UMC



UMW will sponsor their annual Rummage and Bake Sale


THURSDAY & FRIDAY     March 19 & 20            8:30 am – 4:30 pm


SATURDAY    March 21       9 – 11 am


You may begin bringing your donations, to the Fellowship Hall,

on Sunday, March 15 in the afternoon;

we also welcome all volunteers who can come to help.


Calling All Graduates!
If you are graduating from High School, College, Tech School etc., we would like to honor YOU! Please contact the church office 815-369-5291 or Cathy Rich 815-275-6073.
More information will be coming in next month’s newsletter.




The Healthy Living Group

will be studying

The Daniel Plan by Rick Warren

Tuesdays @ 9:30 AM


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After School Program at
“The Hangout”
3:15-5:00 pm every Wednesday afternoon, Open to students in grades 4-8
Looking for a cool and safe place to hang out after school? Come join us for an afternoon of games, free pizza and pop, and a short worship and devotion time. Adult volunteers welcomed!


Children’s Worship Services
A portion of the Sunday morning worship services, offered the 2nd and 4th Sundays of every month, Open to all students. Students will be dismissed part way through the Sunday morning worship service to attend a worship time geared more towards young people. Participate in music, activities, and discussions about faith with other kids your age.

Did you know that a Devotion is just a click or a dial away? You can get a Daily Devotion by clicking on the link below, or you can call the Church at 815-369-4411 to have one read to you on the phone. Either way,  you are connecting with God and getting a Spiritual Uplift for the day.



Daily Devotional


Please check out ALL our events and activities in our newsletter. March 2015 newsletter.pdf




Mission Statement

Rooted in Christ, Growing Towards God, Producing the Fruit of the Holy Spirit, Spreading Seeds for the Future.



Look at Our Photos

Come see a slideshow of our wonderful community, and get a glimpse of some of the many activities that take place at Lena UMC.




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