What to Expect

What to Expect

New to Wightman UMC?

We’re excited that you are interested in Wightman United Methodist Church in Prosperity, S.C.

Here’s some information that you might find helpful as you plan to be a part of a worship experience at Wightman.

What are the times for the worship services?

The traditional worship service is held each Sunday at 9 a.m. in the Sanctuary.  The contemporary worship service is held each Sunday at 11:15 a.m. in the Christian Life Center.

How should I dress for worship?

You should feel free to come to worship as you are.  The potential and chance to encounter God is much bigger than what we might choose to wear.  At Wightman, you will find a variety of dress in all services from casual to more of the traditional Sunday dress.  What’s most important, however, is that you come with an open heart and ready to experience Jesus.

Is child care provided?

Yes! A nursery is offered during worship services and during the Sunday School time (10:15-11 a.m. each Sunday).  In addition, children up to third grade leave during the worship services to participate in Holy Moly.

Where is Wightman located?

Wightman is located at 302 North Main Street in Prosperity, S.C.  Parking is located in front of the building, in the parking lot at the Walking Track and on the Walking Track itself.

What do We believe as a church?

Wightman United Methodist Church shares its common views with other United Methodist churches across the United States and around the world.  In our worship services, we emphasis Jesus Christ, our relationship with him and our ablity to be forgiven through our Savior.

What is the mission of Wightman UMC?

The mission of Wightman UMC is the common misssion of all UM churches.  It is the shared mission of other Christian denominations around the world.  Our mission, simply stated, is that we “Go and make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.”  That mission is rooted in Jesus’ statement of the Great Commission.