Church 101-FAQ


What time is worship? 

10:00 a.m. Traditional Service
at Central's Sancturay Sunday morning.

Launching our 11:11 a.m. Contemporary Service
 Sunday October 9th 
at The Corner 
280 W. Muskegon Ave


Where can I park? 
Central shares a large parking lot with the Red Cross. Enter off Webster Street or Muskegon Avenue. There is also on-street parking on 2nd Street.


What door do I enter? 
During the week the door off the parking lot nearest Muskegon Avenue is open. On Sunday morning at Central the doors off the parking lot and doors on 2nd Street are all open. 

At the Corner you enter the building from the back of the parking lot facing the Red Cross Building. 


Are you handicap accessible? 
There’s a ramp for access at the parking lot entrance nearest Webster Street. An elevator reaches all three floors inside. Sanctuary pews have wheelchair locations. There are restrooms that accommodate wheelchairs. Central’s sanctuary is equipped with a hearing loop.


What is worship like at Central?
Our worship service is liturgical, with a wide range of music … Choirs, Soloists, Organ, Bells, Brass and a Family Orchestra.

What is worship like at The Corner?


How do I find the nursery?
Our Infant Nursery and Child Care for Toddlers are available from start of Sunday School tell thge end of our worship service each Sunday. The rooms are on the 2nd floor in Room 211 and 213.


What are your office hours?
Central’s Church Office is open Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The office is straight down the hallway through the Muskegon Avenue entrance off the parking lot. Call 722-6545 for assistance.


What do United Methodists believe?
The United Methodist Church website explains about our history and the “big ideas” of our faith in action. John Wesley began the Methodist movement in 1738 and we continue to make a difference for individuals and society in the 21st century. Learn more.


How can I meet people?
In our library at 9:30 am for Auldersgate Cafe, and Coffee Time, in Parish Hall after service, are times to enjoy refreshments and conversation.


How can I find out what’s happening?
Visit this website on a regular basis. Central also has a print newsletter, The Outlook, mailed the first of the month. Our e-news, is sent weekly and a e-note from the pastor. Contact the Church Office, 722-6545, to subscribe.

1011 Second St
Muskegon, MI 49440

Office Hours

Monday through Thursday
8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Sunday Times

Main Sanctuary Service 9:30 a.m.
1011 Second St

The Corner Service 11:11 a.m.
280 W. Muskegon Ave

Youth Group
See Calendar for Times