Here are the events that are currently happening at our church and ways to help serve.

John 13:1-17

Mobile Food Pantry Food Drop

Boxes that will supply a family with 2 weeks of food will be distributed on:

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2022

4:00-5:00 pm

Sullivan United Methodist Church, 

216 W Jefferson St parking lot

If you would like to VOLUNTEER to help hand out food, please contact the church office at 217-728-4436 between the hours of 8:00 am-1:00 pm or email at

If you would like to RECEIVE a box of food, you can contact the church office at 217-728-4436 or 217-855-3933; or contact

Mid-Illinois Senior Services at 217-728-8521 between the hours of 8:30 am - 3:30 pm.

The deadline to sign up for a box of food is 4:30 pm on Aug 16th

Special Combined Worship

We will have a special combined worship at 10:00, Aug 28th in Friendship Hall to celebrate the new school year!  The worship service will be followed by a taco and ice cream lunch at the pavilion - all you need to bring is a lawn chair.  Please let the office know you will be attending and how many in your group.

Hope to see you there!

Church Family Event

Our youth group would like to invite the whole church family and community to attend this amazing concert in Mattoon.  When you purchase tickets at, you can donate the ticket cost to Sullivan First United Methodist Church!  It's a win/win!

Hope to see you there!

First Sunday Prayer Meeting

James 5:16  The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.

Prayer is the foundation of any church.  We will be meeting at 6:00 pm on the first Sunday of every month in the sanctuary to pray, pray, and pray. 

Sullivan First Family Night

This program is suspended for the summer, but when it returns in August, this is what will be happening:

This weekly event is open to the public and includes a meal and discipleship classes for all ages from children through adults including our music ministry practices. 

If you would like to be involved in meal prep, clean up, please click here to let the office know.

Monthly meal plan for : 

     1st Wednesday - casserole buffet

     2nd Wednesday - meat loaf & fixins

     3rd Wednesday - sloppy joes & fixins

     4th Wednesday - taco night

     5th Wednesday - pizza night

(most weeks include a pan of mac & cheese and pb&j )