Area Churches

Upland and the surrounding communities are blessed with a wealth of congregations. While chapel is important, we ask each student to find a congregation to call their own while at Taylor. This list is not meant to be exhaustive, and can be updated.

  • African Methodist Episcopal Church

    Allen Temple
    Phone: 
    765-674-6731 
    3440 S. Washington St. Marion, IN 46953
    Pastor: Rev. Shonda Gladden

    Services:
    Sunday 11:00 a.m.
  • Alliance Churches

    Exit 59
    Phone: 506-8187
    2015 E. Main St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Lead Pastor: Darren Campbell
    Site Pastors: Chris & Rachael DeMarse

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:00 a.m.

    Exit 59 Downtown
    624 S. Adams Street, Marion, IN 46953
    Lead Pastor: Darren Campbell
    Site Pastors: Michael & Bethany Berens

    Services:
    Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.

    Muncie Alliance Church
    Phone: (765) 282-6119
    5601 W. Jackson St., Muncie, IN 47304
    Pastor: Ted Harris

    Services:
    Morning Worship 10:00 a.m.
    Wed. Dinner 6:00 p.m.
    Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m. Old Testament Teaching
  • Assembly of God Churches

    Calvary Christian Center
    5401 W. Hessler Rd, Muncie, IN
    Pastor: Tyrus J. Thompson

    Sunday Morning Services
    Cafe Connection 9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

    Connection Classes
    (Classes for all ages)

    9:00 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
    Worship Service 10:00 a.m.

    Glad Tidings Church
    Phone: (765) 228-7309
    3001 S. Burlington Dr., Muncie, IN 47302
    Pastor: Kevin Holt

    Services
    Services 9:15 a.m., 11:00 a.m., and 6:15 p.m.

    Lighthouse Assembly of God 
    Phone: 674-1860
    5909 S. Jay St., Marion, IN 46953
    Minister: Rev. Jerry Gallaway

    Services
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m. 
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.

    New Life Community Church
    Phone: 664-9412
    2011 W. 10th St., Marion, IN 46953
    Minister: Pastor David Grieve

    Services
    Sunday Worship 10:00 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:30 p.m.
  • Baptist Churches

    Faith Baptist Church
    Phone: 662-2345
    3340 S. Lincoln Blvd., Marion, IN 46953
    Classes for College Students
    Sr. Pastor: Rick McKinney

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Worship Service 10:30 a.m.
    Sunday Evening 6:00 p.m.
    Wednesday Evening 6:00 p.m. (AWANA, Youth, Adult Bible Study)

    First Baptist Church (American Baptist)
    204 E. So. A St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Phone: 674-1619
    Minister: Rev. Paul McPhearson

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Worship Service 10:30 a.m. 

    First Baptist Church
    Phone: 662-2544
    403 W. 4th St., Marion, IN 46952
    Minister: Rev. Tom Richards

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m.
    Worship Service 10:30 a.m.

    New Hope Baptist Church
    Phone: 674-6300
    800 E. So. C St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Pastor:Tim Hewitt

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Worship Service 10:30 a.m.
    Wednesday Bible Study 6:00 p.m.
    Wed. Eve. Prayer 7:00 p.m.

    Sunnycrest Baptist Church
    Phone: 664-3047
    2172 W. Chapel Pike, Marion, IN 46952
    Sr. Pastor: Terry Samples

    Services:
    Coffee & Donuts 8:45 a.m.
    Bible Study Fellowship 9:15 a.m.
    Wednesday Bible Study 6:00 p.m.

    Twin City Bible Baptist Church (GARBC)
    Phone: 674-4760
    7252 S. Meridian St., Marion, IN 46953
    Class for college age students - Dr. Snyder (Taylor Prof)
    Sr. Pastor: Dale Schuiteman

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:40 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
    Wed. Bible Study 7:00 p.m.

    Union Chapel Baptist Church
    Phone: 674-7793
    6049 East 300 South, Marion, IN 46953
    Minister: Stephen Mitchell

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m. 
    Morning Worship 10:00 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
    Wed. Eve. Service & AWANA 7:00 p.m.
  • Catholic Church

    St. John's Catholic Church
    Phone: 765.348.3889
    209 S Spring Street, Hartford City, IN 47348
    Pastor:Rev. David J. Newton

    Servies:
    Saturday 5:00 p.m.
    Sunday 8:30 a.m.
  • Christian Church

    Calvary Christian Church (The Lighthouse Church)
    Phone: 331-2222 2101
    2101 N. Walnut St, Hartford City, IN 47348
    Sr. Pastor: Rev. Chris Neel (For ministry or small group info contact Troy Kauffman)

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Sunday Youth Service 6:00 p.m.

    First Christian Church of Marion
    Phone: 
    765-664-1221
    1970 N. Wabash Rd. Marin, IN 46952
    Pastor: David Mills

    Services:
    Worship 9:30 a.m.

    Jefferson Christian Church 5220
    Phone: 998-2425
    South 800 East, Upland, IN 46989
    Minister: William Babb

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Transportation Available
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Evening Worship 7:00 p.m.

    University Christian Church
    Phone: 765-284-0896
    2400 N. Nebo Rd., Muncie, IN 47304
    Minister: Steve Huddleston

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Sunday Worship 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
    Ladies' Wed. Bible Study 10:00 a.m.
  • Church of God

    Church of God of Prophecy
    Phone: 674-1017
    906 N. 10th St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Minister: Pastor David Morris

    Services:
    Morning Worship 10:00 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
    Wed. Bible Study & Youth Group 7:00 p.m.

    Eaton First Church of God
    Phone: 396-3044
    700 E. Harris, Eaton, IN 47338
    Minister: Andrew Denniston

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:15 a.m.
    Wed. Bible Study 6:30 p.m.
  • Church of the Brethern

    Bethel Center Church of the Brethren
    Phone: 348-3290
    1770 W. St. Rd. 26, Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Kevin Whitmore

    Services:
    Sunday School 10:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 9:30 a.m.
    Wed. Eve. Bible Study 7:00 p.m.
  • Disciples of Christ Churches

    First Christian Church
    Phone: 674-7171
    401 E. N. D St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Minister: Rev. Dave Shephard

    Services:
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.

    First Christian Church
    Phone: 348-3325
    500 N. High St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Pastor Keith Kincaid

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:30 a.m. 
    Sunday School 10:45 a.m.
  • Episcopal Church

    Gethsemane Episcopal Church
    Phone: 765-664-4638
    111 E. Ninth St. Marion, IN 46953
    Pastor: Rev. James Warnock

    Services:
    Sunday 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m.

    St. Paul's Episcopal
    Phone: 674-2670
    121 E. So. A St., Gas City, IN 46933

    Services:
    Sunday Morning 10:00 a.m.
  • Fellowship of Evangelical Churches

    Upland Community Church
    Phone: 998-2746
    439 W. Berry Ave., Upland, IN 46989
    Lead Pastor: Mark Biehl
    Pastor of Adult Ministries: Dan Blosser

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:00 & 11:15 a.m. 
    Sunday School 10:10 a.m.
  • Friends Churches

    Upland Friends Church
    Phone: 998-2020
    1111 S. Main St., PO Box 780, Upland, IN 46989
    Pastor: Curt Blasiman

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.

    Jonesboro Friends Church
    Phone: 674-1356
    511 S. Water St., Jonesboro, IN 46938
    Pastor: Richard Martin

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Thurs. Bible Study 3:30 p.m.
  • Independant Bible Church

    First Community Church (Independant Bible Church)
    Phone: 998-7153
    131 W. 7th St., Matthews, IN 46957
    Minister: Rev. Joe D. Ruberg

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m. Requested transportation
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
    Tuesday Eve. 7:00 p.m.
  • Lutheran Church

    Zion Lutheran Church
    Phone: 348-3157
    308 S. Monroe St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Pastor: David Fleener

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
  • Missionary Baptist Churches

    Grace Missionary Baptist Church
    Phone: 668-7276
    2409 S. Nebraska, Marion, IN
    Minister: Al Green

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m. 
    Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.

    St. Paul's Missionary Baptist Church
    Phone: 664-5411
    1204 W. 14th St., Marion, IN 46953
    Pastor: Carison Adams

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
  • Nazarene Churches

    First Church of the Nazarene
    Phone: 348-0955
    1402 W. Water St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Rev. Steve High (Res. Phone: 348-3235)

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m. (transportation available)
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.

    Olive Branch Church of the Nazarene
    Phone: 348-2378
    7981 E. 250 N., Hartford City IN 47348
    Minister: Rev. Dewey Miller

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
  • Non-Denominational Churches

    CommUNITY Church - an interdenominational community for Jesus
    Phone: 765-358-4007
    9701 N Country Road 450 W, Muncie, IN 47304 
    Lead Pastor: Jason Adams

    Services:
    Church 10:15 a.m.

    Victory Temple
    Phone: 765-289-1650
    3708 W. 26th Street, Muncie, IN 47302
    Minister: Rick Bowen

    Services:
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Wed. Bible Study  7:00 p.m. 

    Bethel Church
    Phone: 765-759-8930
    12110 W. Bethel Ave., Yorktown, IN 47304
    Minister: Ken Taylor

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Church 10:00 a.m.

    Bethel Worship Center
    Phone: 674-4722
    1715 E. 38th St., Marion, IN 46953
    Minister: Rev. Michael Henson, Sr.

    Services:
    Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.

    Pioneer Faith Evangelical Church
    Phone: 674-7703
    3805 S. 500 E., Marion IN 46953 (near Gas City
    Minister: Dean Terrell

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.

    Wednesday Prayer

    7:00 p.m.

    The Gathering
    Phone: (765) 287-9745
    9512 N. Walnut St., Muncie, IN 47303
    Minister: Joshua Brandt

    Services:
    Morning Worship

    9:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.

    Union Chapel Ministries
    Phone: (765) 288-8383
    4622 N. Broadway, Muncie, IN 47303
    Minister: Gregg Parris

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:00 a.m.
  • Presbyterian Churches

    First Presbyterian Church (PCUSA)
    Phone: 348-1431
    117 W. Franklin St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Rev. David Smith

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.

    First Presbyterian Church
    Phone: 674-4462
    601 S. Main St., Jonesboro, IN 46938
    Minister:Rev. Lyle J. Ewing

    Services:
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m.

    First Presbyterian Church
    Phone: (765) 289-4431
    1400 W. Riverside Ave., Muncie, IN 47303
    Minister: Ronald L. Naylor
    Minister: Pastor Georlett

    Services:
    Contemporary Worship 8:30 a.m. (Transportation available)
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Traditional Worship 11:00 a.m.
    International Worship 11:00 a.m.

    New life First Presbyterian Church (PCA)
    Phone: (765) 759-9189
    8000 W. River Rd., Yorktown IN 47396
    Minister: Robert O'Bannon

    Services:
    Morning Worship 8:30 & 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday School 10:00 a.m.

    Presbyterian Church
    Phone: 765.348.1431
    117 West Franklin Street, Hartford City, IN 47348

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m. 
    Worship 10:30 a.m.

    Westminster Presbyterian Church
    Phone: 662-2775
    1100 Jeffras Ave., Marion, IN 46952
    Ministor: Rev. Justin S. Delvin

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:45 a.m.

    Westminster Presbyterian Church
    Phone: (765) 288-3355
    2801 W. Riverside, Muncie, IN 47304
    Class for college age students
    Sr. Pastor: Gary Cox

    Services:
    Morning Worship 8:15 a.m. & 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday School 9:45 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.
  • United Methodist Churches

    Center Chapel United Methodist Church
    Phone: 998-2893
    8733 East 200 South, Marion, IN 46953
    Minister:Mark Sanders

    Services:
    Sunday School 10:15 a.m.
    Morning Worship 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

    Epworth United Methodist Church
    Phone: 998-2337
    105 W. 8th St., Matthews, IN 46957
    Class for college age students
    Pastor: Jan Bunch

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:20 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:30 a.m.

    First United Methodist Church
    Phone: 674-3583
    213 E. So. A St., PO Box 275, Gas City, IN 46933
    Sr. Pastor: Rev. Doug Davies

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:00 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:00 a.m.
    Tues. Bible Study 9:00 a.m.
    Choir (Wed.) 6:30 p.m.

    Grace United Methodist Church
    Phone: 348-2801
    312 W. Washington St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Rev. Gary Hall
    Off-campus community worship Sun. 11:00 a.m. @ Northside Elementary

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:00 a.m. Transportation Available
    Sunday School 11:00 a.m.

    Hanfield United Methodist Church
    Phone: 664-8726
    101 N 400 E. Rd., Marion, IN 46952
    Minister: Rev.Timothy Helm

    Services:
    Morning Worship 8:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
    Adult Bible Fellowship Class 9:45 a.m. 

    High Street United Methodist Church
    Phone:  765-747-8500 
    219 S. High Street Muncie, IN. 47305
    Pastors: Dale Mendenhall, Daryl Gilbert, and Charlotte Overmyer

    Services:
    Morning Worship (Traditional) 8:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship (Informal) 9:45 a.m.
    Contemporary 11:00 a.m.

    Millgrove United Methodist Church
    500 East 300 South, Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Ronald Johnson

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:15 a.m.
    Sunday School 10:30 a.m.

    Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church
    Phone:348-4346
    300 S. Angling Pike, Shamrock Lakes, Hartford City IN 47348
    Minister: Dan Coffman

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:30 a.m.
    Sunday School 10:30 a.m.
    Thurs. prayer 7:00 p.m.

    Trinity United Methodist Church
    Phone: 348-0404
    303 N. Walnut St., Hartford City, IN 47348<
    Pastor: Dustin Jones

    Services:
    Morning Worship 9:30 a.m.

    Upland United Methodist Church
    Phone: 998-2985
    123 E. Washington St., Upland, IN 46989
    Sr. Pastor: Rob Neel
    (1st Sunday each month, home-cooked meal @ parsonage for college students)

    Services: Morning Worship 9:00 & 10:30 a.m.
  • Wesleyan Churches

    Brookhaven Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 674-2237 2960
    2960 E. 38th St. Marion, Indiana 46953
    Pastor: Tony Bye

    Services:
    Morning Worship 8:30 a.m. and 10:45 a.m.
    Sunday School 9:45 a.m.
    Wednesday Worship 6:00 p.m.

    College Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 674-8541
    200 E. 38th St., Marion, IN 46953
    Senior Pastor: Steve DeNeff

    Services:
    Worship 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
    The Rising (College Ministry) 7:30 p.m.

    Eastview Wesleyan
    Phone: 674-7076
    414 N. 10th St., Gas City, IN 46933
    Pastor: Mark Atkinson

    Services:
    Worship 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
    Evening Worship 6:00 p.m.

    Lakeview Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 674-7715
    5316 S. Western Ave., Marion, IN 46953
    Minister: Tim McClellan

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:15 a.m. Transportation Available
    Worship (traditional) 10:30 a.m.

    Matthews Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 662-8687
    102 E. 9th St., Matthews, IN 46957
    Minister:
    Rev. Allen Laws

    Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 348-2949
    221 N. Cherry St., Hartford City, IN 47348
    Minister: Tom Parsons

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 10:35 a.m.
    Wed. Youth Group 6:30 p.m.
    Wed. Service 7:00 p.m.

    Westview Wesleyan Church
    Phone: 674-8558
    1300 W. 6th St., Jonesboro, IN 46938
    Pastor: Rev. Mark Deisler

    Services:
    Sunday School 9:30 a.m.
    Morning Worship 11:00 a.m.