Announcements
  • COVENANT BIBLE STUDY

    Meets Monday evening at 5:30 in the Parlor. Come and strengthen your covenant relationship with God and each other as we read and study our way through the Bible.


  • Dinner in the "Patch" October 28

    Come by the Pumpkin Patch and have Dinner under the stars. Ham & Beans, cornbread, fried taters & cobbler. $7.00 for adults & $3.50 for children.


  • The Upper Room via E-mail
  • We Can Help Each Other

    If you need something done, let us know what that is. If you have skills to share, what are they? After you are connected, each individual worker and employer can work out their own compensation agreement. Just call the church office at 756-2382.


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Upcoming Events
OCT

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SUN
Sunday School
9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Morning Worship Service
10:50 AM to 12:00 PM
UMYF
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
OCT

22

MON
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
Boy Scouts
6:30 PM
OCT

23

TUE
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
Cub Scouts
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Prayer Group
7:00 PM
OCT

24

WED
Adult Bells
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Choir
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
OCT

25

THU
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
OCT

28

SUN
Sunday School
9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Morning Worship Service
10:50 AM to 12:00 PM
UMYF
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
OCT

29

MON
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
Boy Scouts
6:30 PM
OCT

30

TUE
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
Cub Scouts
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Prayer Group
7:00 PM
OCT

31

WED
Adult Bells
5:45 PM to 6:45 PM
Choir
7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
NOV

01

THU
P31
5:15 AM to 6:15 AM
UMW
2:00 PM to 3:30 PM
NOV

04

SUN
Sunday School
9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
Morning Worship Service
10:50 AM to 12:00 PM
Holy Communion
10:55 AM to 12:00 PM
UMYF
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
Bible Search
Our Church History

 

Lindsay United Methodist Church

 

Soon after the town of Lindsay was established in 1902, several churches had begun Sunday School classes.  On July 10, 1903 the Trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church bought Lot 1 and Lot 2, Block 96 in Lindsay, which are now the Lots on the southwest of Second and Comanche Streets, and built our first church facility.  Rev. J.D. Salter was the first pastor.  On May 18, 1915 this property was sold to M.M. Smith for $525.00 by the Trustees of the Methodist Episcopal Church, South of Lindsay, Oklahoma. 

 

With the oil boom of the 1940s church attendance had grown to such an extent that more room was definitely needed.  Several barracks buildings were moved onto the church yard.  Growth continued so that in 1951 and 1952, the present Educational Building, containing our kitchen, Fellowship Hall (present Parlor), Pastor’s Study, Secretary’s Office, Nursery, Restrooms and 18 Classrooms, was built.

 

In 1959 all of the existing property of the church had been acquired.  The 1913 church building was removed from the property and a new Sanctuary was built at a cost of $97,000.00.  The area north of the Sanctuary was later bought and designated as a future parking area. The present parsonage on 204 Southwest 2nd Street was built in 1959. The parsonage has three bedrooms, a living room, den, kitchen and 1 ½ baths.

 

In the fall of 1990 the estates of Leona Percy and Leta Percy Blundell blessed our church with opportunity to expand facilities.  Percy Hall, a large all-purpose fellowship and recreational area (basketball court), new restrooms, a Choir Room (serving also a Sunday School classroom), storage room, an enlarged kitchen with new freezers, ice makers and added storage space was built and completed in the spring 1991. 

 

The year 2002 was designated as the Lindsay United Methodist Church Centennial Year in conjunction with the City of Lindsay Centennial Year.

                                               

Urel Lacy, Researcher.