Welcome to Desert Chapel UMC

Sunday Services 8:45 * * * Silent Service 2:30 pm - first Saturday of the month * * * Community Feast every Saturday 3 to 5 pm * * * Jr High Youth 3:30 - 5:30 Sundays * * * High School Youth 5:00 - 7:00 pm Sundays * * * Pastor’s Bible Study Wednesday 10 am in Rm 1 * * * Bible Study "Study of the Holy Scripture" Wednesday 1 pm * * * Explore Together every Tuesday 6:30 pm * * * Bible and Bread at Mickey D's Thursdays at 10:30 am * * *

As the Heart of Apache Junction, Arizona, we at Desert Chapel United Methodist Church strive


"To Discover Christ,

To Grow in Christ,

and To Help Others through

the Power of the Holy Spirit"

Who We Are

Core Values at Our Heart

Desert Chapel UMC is more than just a church. We actively reach out into our community. We are the Heart of Apache Junction.





Feed My Starving Children

On Friday, January 18, 2019, United Methodists from Apache Junction and Mesa will come together for a United Methodist Serve Day. Join us at Feed My Starving Children to pack meals. Our goal is to have 200 people volunteer throughout the day! The time slots are as follows: 9:30-11:30 a.m. 1-3 p.m. 3:30-5:30 p.m. 6-8 p.m. 8:30-10 p.m. Location: 1345 S. Alma School Rd. Mesa, AZ 85210 Sign up online at: www.fmsc.org  Choose "Volunteer" up at the top righthand corner, click on Arizona, scroll just below that and it says, "Look for a specific group." That's where you enter "The United Methodist Church" to sign up for slot.

Sundays at Desert Chapel

  • Hymn Sing 8:45 am
  • Worship 9:00 am
  • Coffee Fellowship: 10:15 am
  • Sunday School all ages 10:30 am


What We Do

The Desert Chapel UMC community provides many services to individuals and families in Apache Junction including:

  • a clothing closet
  • a food pantry
  • a weekly community feed
  • and more.

Learn more about our work.