“God does nothing except in response to believing prayer.”

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.

Meet Pastor Dean Lashley and his family!

Overbrook UMC welcomed our new pastor, Dean Lashley and his family, on Sunday, July 1st. 

Dean Lashley was born and raised in the Pratt county area. He married his high school sweetheart, Carmalyn on August 15, 1992. Dean got a B.A. from Friends University around 1998. His daughter Victoria was born June 22,2001 and daughter Elizabeth was born March 18, 2003. Dean spent 25 years in retail managment before pursueing ministry work. Dean served as pastor of Easton UMC for four years will getting his MDiv from Saint Paul School of Thelology. Dean enjoys spending time with his family, movies, music, gardening, and computer gaming.
Left to right: Elizabeth, Pastor Lashley, Carmalyn, Victoria

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


  • Tuesday’s Table at Noon
  • Worship at Brookside Assisted Living at 2:30 PM


  • Painting Group at 1:30 PM


  • Men’s Breakfast & Bible Study at 7:00 AM (2nd and 4th Saturday’s)
  • Women’s Breakfast & Bible Study at 8:00 AM (1st and 3rd Saturday’s)

May 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.


Overbrook Community 4th of July Celebration | Wednesday, July 4th | Our congregation will provide FREE floats to attendees | Donations of soda – Root Beer, Orange, Grape, Ginger Ale – and vanilla ice cream is being sought.  They can be brought to the church any time before July 4th.

Quarters of Kindness | Our 4F (family) group is collecting donations to shower quarters of kindness within our local community.  The collection jar can be found at the back of the Sanctuary.  Currently providing admission to the Overbrook Swimming Pool & Casey’s Gas Cards.

Women’s Bible Study | All women are invited to attend a bi-monthly breakfast (1st and 3rd Saturday’s) and Bible Study at 8:00 AM.  Our current study is “When God Doesn’t Fix It” by Laura Story.  No need to register just attend when you can!

July 4F (Families) Gathering | Saturday, July 21st | Menu: TBD | Activity:  Tye Dying VBS Shirts!

2018 Vacation Bible School | “Rolling River Rampage | The Ride of a Lifetime with God” | July 30th – August 5th | More information can be found on our Children & Youth Education page.  Register to volunteer and your children HERE!

Capital Campaign

Shine On | Sharing Christ’s Light into the Future Capital Campaign Drive – October 2017 to December 2017 Current Pledges:  $49,850.00 Letter to our Congregation and Members The Overbrook United Methodist Church: The “Church Home” for multiple generations in the Overbrook community – Shine On Church! The place families have wed, been baptized, celebrated end …