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Donate to Hurricane Florence Relief here. All donations will be distributed to those affected in the Swansboro NC area.

Several churches in the area are coordinating the collection and distribution of funds. When you reach our donation page, HURRICANE FLORENCE RELIEF is the first entry.
If you prefer, you may mail your donation to us at Swansboro UMC, 665 W Corbett Ave., Swansboro NC 28584. Please be sure to put "Florence" in the memo line of your check.

Hurricane Florence Relief Information, Town of Swansboro

  • For NON-EMERGENCY SITUATIONS, call 910-455-9119
  • Supply distribution will begin on September 20, 2018. Supplies are limited.
  • LOCATION: Swansboro Rotary Civic Center, 1104 Main Street Ext. (This is just past Family Care Pharmacy and behind the auto parts store on Hwy 24.)
  • HOURS: 10 am - 6 pm
  • Red Cross will be serving hot meals at noon and 5pm at the Rotary Civic Center.


Church Status: Letter from Pastor Scott to all with status of our church (Wed, 19 Sep 2018)

How to GET help: Information on how to get help (Wed, 19 Sep 2018)

How to HELP: Letter from Pastor Scott on how you can help (Wed, 19 Sep 2018)

We WILL have worship services this Sunday, September 23! Contemporary worship at 9:45am and traditional worship at 11:00am.

There was water damage in all 3 church buildings as well as the parsonage, but cleanup and immediate temporary repairs began Thursday. Thank God and kudos to our church staff and day card staff who have worked tirelessly through this disaster.


We invite you to come inside and learn more about our active church.

We hope this website will answer many of the questions you may have about Swansboro United Methodist Church.

But most of all . . . we hope to see you soon!

Traditional worship in the Sanctuary

The Beacon

Contemporary Worship in the Ministry Center

(More info on calendar & events page)

Sep 23 - We WILL have worship services this Sunday at 9:45 and 11:00 am. Here is a Worship in Place plan you might use.

WOW Retreat scheduled for Sep 29 has been postponed indefinitely - WOW Retreat.

Volunteer form

Ambassador signup

SUMC Business Directory

Feeding the Faithful - contact Yana Frantz

Interested in a shirt/cap with SUMC logo? Long sleeve shirts added!
Read "How this works"
Place an order.

Church Mouse signup

SUMC logo files

Twenty Dollar Fellowship info

Altar Flower Sign-up
Sanctuary 8:30 & 11:00

SUMM Peanuts

Subscribe to The Scoop,
a weekly email that includes upcoming events.

Other UMC Facebook links:
The United Methodist

United Methodist Communications

Weekly sermons
via podcast on iTunes
(Suspended - all services available on YouTube.)

Trouble finding something? Try the "Site map" near the top right of each page.

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Current Needs


Sunday School Teacher Assistants Needed! We need teacher assistants for the following Sunday School classes at 9:45am:
2 year olds Class - 1 Teacher for Odd Months
Pre-K Class - 1 Teacher for Even & Odd Months
Please contact Anne Scott at or 252.393.8223 if you are willing to serve. If you are not able to commit to the entire month, please consider serving 1 or 2 Sundays on a regular basis.


Chancel Choir - Men, do you like to sing? Come help us praise God in leading the congregation in worship by joining the Chancel Choir. Rehearsals are 7:30 pm on Thursday evenings.


Nursery Volunteers Needed! Please contact Jeanie Smith or Susan Fulp if you can volunteer.


Altar Flower Sign-up forms - complete, print, and submit the sign-up form to request flowers for the Sanctuary (8:30 & 11:00 a.m. services.) Flower dates are first come, first serve -- please check with the office to verify that a date is still open when you’re ready to sign up.


UMCOR provides a way for you to donate to the areas recently hit by disasters. Use Advance #901670, Disaster Response, United States. Click here to reach their online donation page. 


Several church members are helping with storm damage in neighboring counties in our conference. If interested in helping please call Marcie Briley, 910.326.5379.


Ushers are needed for the 11 am service. Please contact Weston Hurst at 910.325.7117 to have your name added to the list.


The Second Sunday Food Collections continue to be an important SUMC mission effort. The staff at the school shares its appreciation for our faithful mission effort and reminds us that, when children are well-fed, they’re happier, healthier and better students. These collections are coordinated by Manna, the hunger awareness activities of our Church and Society committee. “Manna” is also seeking volunteers for our increasingly busy mission work. Call Susan Del Grande (910.326.3316) or Jim Brewster (910.431.0382). Please see the Church and Society page for current collection needs.


We are always looking for volunteers to help with the many activities and missions in our church. If you would like to help, please let us know by calling the church office at 910.326.4822 or contacting any of the members involved in the area in which you are interested. Not sure what might interest you? Here's a Serving Survey that may help. Just complete it and drop it off at the church or mail it to SUMC, 665 West Corbett Ave., Swansboro, NC 28584.

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