Family Bunco Night – March 20

Friday, March 20, 2015 6:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Center Our Fellowship Ministries team is encouraging all of the City Road family to come join us for a night of fun, fellowship, and food at our Family Bunko Night. Bunko is a dice game that’s great fun, and its a wonderful opportunity to build relationships … Read more

UMYF/TNT Fish Fry to benefit youth programs

The UMYF and TNT programs of the City Road Chapel UMC are pleased to sponsor our annual Fish Fry to benefit future mission projects. The Fish Fry will be held in the CRCUMC Fellowship Center immediately following the 10 a.m. Celebrate service on Sunday, March 22, 2015. The menu includes fried fish, tater tots, white … Read more

Project Transformation seeking summer interns

Project Transformation Tennessee invites Christ-centered young adults seeking a year-long experience of hands-on ministry with underserved children in Middle Tennessee to apply for our One-Year Internship program. Full-time Fellows: lead after-school and summer enrichment programming for children, build sustaining relationships with schools, community centers, and social               service agencies, grow in … Read more

Scholarships available for UM Youth

The TN Conference Board of Higher Education and Campus Ministry offers 4 scholarships for TNUMC students.  You may complete the application available online or you may download the applications for which you would like to apply and submit by mail.  Your Application is not complete until your transcripts and recommendation letter has been received. Deadline … Read more

Advent Devotion for December 16, 2014

Psalm 125 The Temple Mount sits at an elevation of about 2400 feet above sea level. Google Maps show several mountains surrounding it that are a few hundred feet higher. That gives a physical picture of the spiritual truth of God’s surrounding protection, His faithful vigilance, His continual working for our best. The psalm writer … Read more

A Message from our Bishop

Bishop Bill McAlilly has just released a pastoral letter on the immigration issue and our United Methodist response to immigrants in our community. When you get a chance, check it out at

Advent Devotion for December 14, 2014

1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 There’s nothing so good as when, upon realizing an enormous task before you, someone is there to offer a helping hand. When I read the featured scripture, my first thought was, “Wow, God, this all seems a LOT of work.” As human beings living in a troubled world, how can we be … Read more

Advent Devotion for December 13, 2014

Habakkuk 3:13-19  Life is Hard, and some people seem to have more than their fair share of Hard! Recently WSMV-TV tweeted a story headline that read “Cancer patients find miracle in rubble of burned-out home in Memphis.” As it turns out a woman who is battling cancer’s home burned while her daughters were battling cancer, … Read more