Community Outreach

We believe that LOVE WORKS when we are serving as an extension of Christ in the world. 

Community Outreach is our aim to meet identified needs in the community, to endeavor to create community wholeness and well being,

and to issue the invitation for others to experience the depth of God's love.  


Back to School Supply Store

In July we invite the community to come and "shop" for free school supplies that are need by their elementary school age students.  All supplies are provide through generous donations of the congregation.   

Stronger than Cancer

Annually in November, SUMC runs a booth at this Louisville based event providing games and prizes to peciatric cancer patients and their families.

Spring Fling

In April, SUMC throws an outdoor party with music, free food, inflatables, games, snow cones, cotton candy, and more.  It's a celebration of new life in Christ with all of our neighborhood friends! 

Fall Festival

The Fall Festival is a community outreach event hled annually on the last Wednesday of October with free food, games, Christian music, campfire, and Trunk-o-treating.  

The River Ridge Cluster

The River Ridge Cluster of United Methodist churches is a partnership of eight congregations uniting to further the mission of making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.  Leaders and lay persons gather to host a yearly Good Friday service, faciliate community conversations on pertinent topics, and serve together in local missions.