Visiting Central UMC

If you are a first time visitor or have visited many times, our goal is for you to feel comfortable when visiting Central. Whether it is on a Sunday morning or another day during the week, we want you to know what to expect before walking through the doors.




Our Worship Services

10:30am Service 

Sample order of worship


You can find our service on YouTube, Facebook, Instagram and Twitter


A past archive of sermon titles can be found on our website here.

The music in this service is led by our chancel choir. We sing from the hymnal a few times during the service. Our children’s director, Mrs. Alicia, talks with the children at the children’s message. You can find the children’s message on all our social media sites listed above.  


Everyone is encouraged to attend a Sunday school class at 9:30am. We serve communion once a month and at special services. Everyone is welcome to take communion from the Lord’s table.





Central is located in Decatur, Alabama, on the corner of Jackson Street and 6th Avenue (which is also Highway 31), ½ mile from the main river bridge.


616 Jackson St SE, Decatur, AL 35601 – Get Directions



Frequently Asked Questions


What do I wear?

We hope you come to church in whatever makes you feel comfortable. We care more about you and your relationship with Jesus then what you look like.  


What do you offer for children and youth?

We have vibrant and thriving children and youth programs. Please visit our Children and Youth pages for more information.  

What about small groups?

Central believes that small groups are very important in a Christian’s life. Please contact Pastor Miriam

or visit our Adults page.




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