The mission of the United Methodist Men (UMM) is “To Help Men Grow In Christ, So Others May Know Christ.” The United Methodist Men enjoy devotions and breakfast in the Murphysboro United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall on the second Saturday of each month at 7:30 am. All men are welcome! They also plan and carry out church and community projects. For more information, please contact Jay Graff at jgraff4@yahoo.com.


UMM is involved in a variety of annual events:

Graduate Breakfast at MUMC – hosted by UMM for graduates of middle school, high school, and college
Methodist Day at Busch Stadium – Cardinals baseball game
The Main Event: LifeWay’s Conference for Men – every July in Nashville, TN
Southern Illinois Miners baseball game
Apple Pancake Breakfast at MUMC – hosted by UMM in September on the morning of the Apple Festival Parade
Men’s Banquet at MUMC – a catered event with a guest speaker held every fall
SIU Saluki basketball and football games

Disciple Builders

Disciple Builders is a group of volunteers that complete small repairs or improvements around homes for members of the congregation and the community. If you are handy with a hammer or a paint brush, this is the team for you! Please contact Dan Bratton at (618) 559-5522 for more information.