Welcome to Desert Chapel UMC

Sunday Services 8:45 * * * 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 starting Wednesday 10 am in Rm 1 * * * Explore Together every Tuesday 6:30 pm * * * Open Prayer 5:30pm Mondays in Lobby * * * 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.





Sundays at Desert Chapel

  • Worship
  • Summer Worship 8:45 am
  • Coffee Fellowship: 10:15 am
  • Sunday School all ages 10:30 am (11:00 am Nov thru Easter)


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 communtiy feed
  • and more.

Learn more about our work.


Desert Chapel is looking for a part time choir director.  Resumes may be mailed to 462 N. Palo Verde Drive, Apache Junction AZ 85120, faxed to 480-288-4141, or emailed to info@desertchapelumc.org no later than July 31, 2017.  

Choir Director Job Description
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Church Choir Director
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