Summerfield Church

Got Ashes? 2012

Join us for a special service at 6:30pm on February 22nd. Ash Wednesday emphasizes a dual encounter:  we confront our own mortality and confess our brokenness before God within the community of faith in the light of God’s redeeming love.  Our community of faith desires to reach out to the community that surrounds us today. […]

Guest Speaker

The Sunday, February 12th service will feature a message from NAMI, the Wisconsin chapter of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. For more information, visit their website at: www.namiwisconsin.org

Info: Wikipedia

Even though this website is the definitive historical resource for Summerfield UMC, we are still proud of our page on Wikipedia. View the publicly documented encyclopedia entry and help contribute to it with facts or corrections. Wikipedia: Summerfield UMC http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Summerfield_United_Methodist_Church

NA

A 12-step support group for those recovering from drug addictions. One of the oldest groups in Milwaukee, held at the Street Level of Summerfield United Methodist Church [Map]. Confidential and open to all. Narcotics Anonymousis a global, community-based organization with a multi-lingual and multicultural membership. NA was founded in 1953, and our membership growth was […]

District Conference

The Metro Districts Vision Team invites pastors, church leaders and all others who want to see their church grow and flourish to attend the Metro District Conference Saturday, February 11th, from 3:45 – 5 p.m. The event will take place at the United Methodist Church of Whitefish Bay, located at 819 E. Silver Spring Drive […]

Northcott House

Northcott Neighbors is a group of concerned laity and clergy persons seeking to rebuild and create new partnerships between congregations and the vital ministries of Northcott Neighborhood House that benefit children, youth and adults in low-income urban families. Summerfield UMC and its members have a long tradition of financial and volunteer support for the Northcott […]

Worship Service

10:30 a.m. Sunday Traditional service in the sanctuary that blends different styles and traditions. Includes music, sermon, and periodically communion. Our opportunity to celebrate God’s work in our lives. View the other faith services at Summerfield UMC.

Cappuccino Service

9:00 a.m. Sunday [Hand-Out] A very casual worship service focusing on conversation, scripture and prayer. Sit at a table and drink coffee, and get to know people. No music, no sermon, no communion. Great for those new to church or not comfortable with traditional worship. Also makes a great Adult Sunday School Class for folks […]

Food Donation

Whole Foods donated several hundred pounds of produce and provisions on December 31st to help the Summerfield Meal Outreach program. We are grateful for this support and are excited about this relationship moving forward into the New Year of 2012. Summerfield members can use the SCRIP program to show their patronage to Whole Foods and […]

Weddings

Getting Married? Summerfield UMC as a 160 year history of joining happy couples in this sacred celebration. We are proud to honor this continued tradition, by offering the use of our Sanctuary and church facilities to anyone in our community. Download the brochure with our Wedding Guidelines, or review an online version. This document explains […]

An App For That

Summerfield Church is in the process of developing an app for Apple iOS devices, that focuses on connecting with the local community. Until this launches, mobile users are encouraged to try the Official Mobile App of The United Methodist Church. View in iTunes

Christmas Services

Children’s Christmas Program December 18 at 10:30am Join us in the retelling of the Christmas story through the perspective of the Little Drummer Boy, featuring Summerfield’s children (infant through 6th Grade). The congregation will be invited to participate through traditional Christmas music. Christmas Church Services December 24, 6:30pm – Christmas Eve We invite you to […]

Piano Recital

Margarita’s students will be performing on December 11th at 1:00 pm. All are welcome to attend and show support for these young musicians.

Student Lunch

On Wednesday, November 30, 11:30 am – 2:00 pm, we will host a special event at UWM. We will only be doing this once this year, so it is our big opportunity. We are expected to provide main dish and vegetarian option, salad, dessert, and volunteers. We will be meeting and providing food for 90 […]

Meal Outreach

The Summerfield Meal Outreach is looking for partner churches and private organizations to serve downtown Milwaukee’s hungry and homeless on Saturday evenings. This is the one day there is no meal available in our neighborhood. We had our first meal on Saturday, November 26, 2011 serving from 4:30-6pm. View our Promotional Materials to expand awareness […]

Admin Council

The purpose of the church council is to plan a program of nurture, outreach, and witness, implement the plan, provide an administrative infrastructure, align the plan with the mission of the church, evaluate the effectiveness of the plan, and act as the administrative agency of the charge conference. The church council exists to create and […]

Service Awareness

The mission of Lifesong for Orphans is to bring joy and purpose to orphans. Summerfield is working to promote awareness and support for this local organization. Please visit their website for more information about how to serve, and what a difference this will make to a young life.

Guest Speaker

The Sunday, November 27th service will feature a message from Scott Andrews, who is an Individual Volunteer in Mission from Wisconsin serving with Strong Missions in Costa Rica. For more information, visit their website at: www.strongmissions.com

Who

Summerfield UMC spans 160 years of life and history in Milwaukee. It is the oldest Methodist congregation in the state. Goodwill Industries of Wisconsin was started with the support of Summerfield Members in the basement of the present-day church location. The ministries of Summerfield go beyond the church walls with strong participation in the Interchange […]

Where

728 E. Juneau Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53202 [ Map ] Downtown on the East side 414.272.2610 [ Facebook | Twitter | Skype | Mobile | Podcast | RSS | Yelp | Foursquare | Paypal | eMail ]             Parking Information for Sunday Mornings Victor’s – parking lot adjacent to the church property […]

Summerfield Mission

Summerfield UMC spans 160 years of life and history in Milwaukee. It is the oldest Methodist congregation in the state. Goodwill Industries of Wisconsin was started with the support of Summerfield Members in the basement of the present-day church location. The ministries of Summerfield go beyond the church walls with strong participation in the Interchange […]

Rev. Jennifer Emert

Pastor Jennifer can be reached via email at: pastor@summerfieldchurch.org “As pastor, I personally invite you to come experience Summerfield. Be a part of this special community. We want you with us today on this spiritual journey.” Reverend Jennifer Emert has been in ministry for most of her life, encouraged while still in high school to […]

Meal Program

A free hot meal is served Every Saturday, from 3:30pm – 5:00pm. During daylight savings time, it is served from 4:30-6:00pm. WHY WE SERVE This short video feature explains about the Meal Outreach Program at Summerfield UMC, the impact its service is making with the local community, and how anyone interested in volunteering can help. […]

Resources

Summerfield’s ministries go beyond the church walls with a strong participation in the Milwaukee community since 1852. In addition to our weekly Meal Outreach program, Summerfield is part of the Interchange network that offers help to members of our neighborhood. This map includes placemarks that feature additional locations and resources for support in Milwaukee. They […]

Study Series NOV

Are you interested in digging a little deeper into the Christmas story? Beginning Monday, November 21, through Monday, December 19, Pastor Jennifer will be leading a five week Bible study based on Adam Hamilton’s book The Journey: Walking the Road to Bethlehem. Each session will begin at 4:30PM, until 6 or 6:30, with a 10-12 […]

Meal Program A free hot meal is served Every Saturday, from 3:30pm – 5:00pm. During daylight savings time, it is served from 4:30-6:00pm. WHY WE SERVE This short video feature explains about the Meal Outreach Program at Summerfield UMC, the impact its service is making with the local community, and how anyone interested in volunteering […]

History: Centennial

View the 100 year anniversary program, celebrating the history, legacy, and future of our ministry, congregation, and community. Summerfield: 1852 – 1952 A Century of Service

Worksheet: SCRIP

Scrip is fundraising for our church while you shop. This program allows congregational members to purchase gift cards to popular local and online stores, like Target, Wallgreens, Kohls, Amazon.com, and iTunes to name a few. A portion of these funds (2% to 16%) are then given to Summerfield UMC to help sponsor ongoing missions and […]