“The best of it is, God is with us.”

John Wesley, co-founder of the Methodist movement

Welcome and thank you for stopping by.  The purpose of this website is to further our mission to lead, foster, and minister those in our congregation and community.

Sunday Activities

9:00 AM – Sunday School Classes
9:45 AM – Coffee Fellowship
10:00 AM – Morning Worship

Worship information available here.

Weekly Activities


  • Women’s Bible Study at 10:30 AM
  • Jubilee Belles Practice at 7:00 PM


  • Worship at Brookside Assisted Living at 2:30 PM


  • Painting Group at 1:30 PM
  • Praise Ringers (Youth) at 3:45 PM
  • Seekers (2nd – 6th grades) at 5:00 PM
  • Praise & Worship Service at 6:00 PM
  • Youth Group (every other Wednesday) at 6:00 PM
  • Bible Study at 6:30 PM
  • Chancel Choir Practice at 7:00 PM


  • Men’s Breakfast & Bible Study at 7:00 AM (2nd and 4th Saturday’s)

September Overlook Newsletter & Calendar

Now available!  Find it here!

For more information, including upcoming events, contact information, maps and recommended links, explore the navigational links to the right and the tabs at the top of this page.


UMCOR Flood Buckets | UMCOR has requested that the Great Plains Conference supply as many flood buckets as possible to help with the relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey. Donated items (see link) or money to purchase these items should be delivered to the church by September 11th.  We will take the completed flood buckets to the Topeka Conference office to be delivered directly to Texas.

New Young Adults Sunday School Class | We now offer a young adults Sunday school class lead by David Gerisch.  The current series is “The Wesleyan Way”.

Children Ministries | Our children’s ministries will begin on Wednesday, September 13th.  Bells at 3:45 PM; Seekers (2nd – 6th grades) at 5:00 PM; Jr and Sr High Youth Group at 6:00 PM (every other Wednesday)

Fall Tuesday’s Table | Our fall Tuesday’s Table will begin on Tuesday, September 19th at 5:30 PM; Doors open at 5:00 PM for fellowship

Church Conference | 2017 Church Conference will be on Sunday, October 8th, at 3:00 PM, Ottawa First UMC. All leaders are encouraged to participate in the conference. Please turn in documents and reports to office by Friday, September 29th, noon.

Fall Harvest Meal | The 1st Thanksgiving meal of the year.  Saturday, October 21st.  Mark your calendars to attend!

Overbrook Community Halloween Event | Tuesday, October 31st.  A fun filled night of activities and trick or treating designed for our children.  Sponsored by numerous community organizations and churches!  Mark your calendars to attend!