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Just in time for Advent!


Meet the people who nurtured and encouraged Jesus as he grew from boy to man! Karen Kingsbury offers a fictional view of six of the family members of Jesus, all anchored by Scriptural truth, creating a life-changing and unprecedented emotional connection to the Bible. This new 6-week DVD study begins Sunday, November 2 at 5:00pm in The Study. Book and study guide optional. Facilitator: Becky Umphrey. 



 Please join us for our

Gingerbread House Decorating Party!

  • Sunday, December 14, 3:30-5:00 PM
  • Mountain Chapel UMC Fellowship Hall
  • Please bring your favorite candy for decorating!

(3 year to third grade parent must stay with child while decorating)

Please RSVP to or 822-0020




Beginning December 2 and running three weeks, (December 9th & December 16th) we will examine: 


  • IMMANUEL- old testament prophecy of Christmas events

  • YESHUA - historical setting and context of Christmas events

  • CHRIST - traditions which developed out of Christmas events



This will cover about 4000 years of time, from roughly 2000BC to present. 


On December 16, writer Angie Mosteller will be speaking.  Mrs. Mosteller is a tutor for Classical Conversations program, and writes for, Rose Publishing and Holiday Classics. She is passionate about teaching, as well as serving others through hospitality.


Join us on Tuesday nights at 6:00 pm in The Parlor, Johnny Gray, facilitator. 


Saturday, December 6, 8:30 & 10:00 am

  • Reservations Required (limit 50 per seating)

  • $10 Adults; $5 ages 3-12, free for ages 2 and under

  • Payment due with reservation (no phone calls please)

  • Mountain Chapel members – Sunday, November 2

  • Open to everyone – Monday, November 10

Weekly Bible Study "Prophecy in the News"


Taught by Reverend Rabbi Eric E. Walker


Mountain Chapel Sanctuary at 7:00 PM


Are we living in the Last Days?  Are the prophecies about Israel being fulfilled? Are the Feasts part of the prophetic timeline?  What in the world is going on?  Each week we will discuss the Headlines and the Biblical importance.  All are welcome!

A Woman's Guide to Reading Through the Bible in a Year


Read and study the Bible with ladies who love the Lord and enjoy discussing their insights into God's word.   We are back in the New Testament ready to study the Acts of the Apostles.  The book of Acts  provides a detailed, orderly, eyewitness account of the birth and growth of the early church and the spread of the gospel immediately after the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Its narrative supplies a bridge connecting the life and ministry of Jesus to the life of the church and the witness of the earliest believers.   Tuesdays at 10:00 am in Room 108.  Nancy Owen, facilitator.

Planning is Already Underway for Next Year's Spring Women's Retreat!


  • These three days in April will not only bless you spritually, but you will probably laugh more than you have in months!
  • For all ages
  • Mark your calendar for April 17-19, 2015 
  • Optional Thursday night
  • Convenient location - Camp McDowell
  • To register, turn in your completed form with $25 deposit to Nancy Owen.
  • For more information contact Nancy Owen or through the church office at 822.0020.


Thursday Morning Bible Study


Will start studying the Book of Joshua on Thursday, November 6 at 8:30 AM in Room 106.  Facilitated by Jane Gresham.

Click below to download current copy of the "MESSENGER"

Messenger November 18, 2014.pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [207.6 KB]

Welcome to Mountain Chapel!

Relationships matter to God. The people at Mountain Chapel take this truth very seriously. Whether it’s in worship services, Bible studies or softball games, nothing is more important than growing relationships with God and with others. Relaxed, comfortable, open, loving…words that often describe the best of relationships, are words that are often used to describe life at Mountain Chapel.

I hope you will enjoy looking at the Mountain Chapel site. If you have any questions or cannot find what you need, please feel free to contact the church. If you have a need for prayer, we would love to pray for you and with you. Call the church office and ask for me or one of the other staff members, and we will pray for you immediately.

May God bless you and be real to you in the days ahead.

In Christ,
Tom Parrish


Worship Services

Sundays: 8:30 & 10:30

Wednesdays: 4:30 & 6:15

Mountain Chapel United Methodist

2541 Rocky Ridge Road

Birmingham, AL 35243

(205) 822-0020

(205) 822-5107(fax)

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