Welcome to Desert Chapel UMC

Sunday Services 9:00 am In Person and Online * * * Community Feast every Saturday 11 am to 2 pm * * * Charge Conference Nov 16th @ 4 pm * * * Volunteers Needed - Contact Church Office *** Pancake Breakfast Nov 18th from 7 to 9 am * * * Shoe boxes due by Nov 12th

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.





Sundays at Desert Chapel


  • Worship 9:00 am online
  • Worship 9:00 am in Sanctuary

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.

Desert Chapel Quilters

Desert Chapel Quilters group continues to design beautiful handmade quilts. The quilts are given away to elderly people in Nursing Homes, adults & children in Hospitals, and also children residing in Orphanage Homes. If you enjoy sewing, and would like to join the Quilters group, please contact the Church office for more information. Carmen, Mariann, and Norine in the quilting room, enjoying their time together, "loving what they do".