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Are you in Need of Prayer?


Join us in the chapel for a sweet time of prayer.

  • 1st Tuesday of each month: 10:00 a.m.
  • 3rd Thursday of each month: 1:30 p.m.

Life is fragile, handle with prayer. 

Help Wanted

To fulfill our vision of what Bradley United Methodist Church needs to be, we have a few openings for paid staff positions. If you are interested, you can find more information on our Help Wanted page or click here for a PDF of the job descriptions.

Current openings include:

  • Praise Team Leader
  • Spiritual Life Team Leader

Spiritual Leadership, Inc. (SLI) Information

Bradley United Methodist Church is taking applications for an 8-10 member Strategic Planning Incubator Team to be coached and facilitated by SLI (Spiritual Leadership, Inc.) The purpose of this Incubator Team will be to develop a relevant, effective, far-reaching Ministry Action Plan (“MAP”) proposal for reaching and discipling the our community and taking the leadership and effectiveness of our church to the next level of growth.

The selection of team members will be made by the SLI staff in conversation with Pastor Dave and the Lay Leadership Team, based upon the prayerful consideration of all applications received through July. Applicants will be notified of the decision on their application no later than August 1, 2017.

Following are documents that further explain the SLI process as well as the application for those who are interested in participating in the Incubator Team.

If you are interested in being part of the Incubator Team, please download the application, complete it and return it to Pastor Dave at Bradley United Methodist Church, 210 West Main St., Greenfield, IN 46140. You can also scan in and email the completed form to info@bradleyumc.org. If you have questions, do not hesitate to call or email Pastor Dave at dscifres@bradleyumc.org or (765) 277-1014.

Bradley in the News

The Greenfield Daily Reporter recently carried a great story about Bradley’s Community Work Day. You can read it here.

Opportunities to Serve in Love and Share in Hope

Food PantryEvery Sunday is Food Pantry Sunday!  Bring non-perishables and paper products any time.  Boxes are located outside the parlor and outside the office.

Kenneth Butler Soup Kitchen – Attention Amazon Shoppers! Please be sure to go to smile.amazon.com and choose Kenneth Butler Soup Kitchen to be your charity. Amazon will .5% of your eligible purchases to us! Easy, peasy, painless!

The Landing – Be Jesus’ hands and feet in the world— please sign up to prepare or serve dinner at The Landing on the second Wednesday of the month. It’s your chance to serve those less fortunate and in so doing, serve our Lord. Shifts are from 3-5:30 pm and 5:30-7 pm. Help others to “recover from hurts, habits and hang ups. The signup sheets are at the back of the sanctuary. For more information, please contact Kathy Locke, Bob True or Sue True.

Love INC Needs Furniture/Appliances  – Love INC warehouse needs the following: Any bed frame size, full box springs, twin or full mattresses, chest of drawers or dressers, washers and dryers. Call (317) 468-6300 to donate. Love INC will pick up.

Bradley Preschool Teacher Opening – Bradley Preschool is currently interviewing for preschool teaching positions for the 2017-2018 school year. The job includes assistant teaching children 3 to 5 years old from 8:30-12:30 Mon/Wed/Fri (16 hours a week) August through May. Two years of experience working with children or a Child Development Certificate preferred. High School diploma and 3 references required.

Applications are available in the church office or on the preschool website. For more information, contact Kathy Vahle, preschool director at preschool@bradleyumc.org or 462-8858.

Opportunities to Connect in Faith and Grow in Grace

Jim Dandy Regular – Wednesdays @ 9:30 AM – Jim Dandy restaurant will have a place set up for those who want to gather for breakfast. This is a group of seniors who meet weekly for fellowship and food.

Saturday, July 15 – Cleanup Day, Saturday, July 29 – Painting Day – On July 15th at 9am we are having a final cleanup day. Last October, we filled an entire dumpster, and now we need to fill another one! Then, on July 29th at 9am, we are having a paint day to patch and paint the walls in the room that used to be Wesley Closet. Signup sheets for both days are in the church office and at both sides of the sanctuary or you can email Heather Cress with your RSVP. Heather’s email is hcress@bradleyumc.org. Please consider helping us! We need you!

Thursday, July 13 – Hilltoppers  – The Hilltoppers will meet at the Bluebird Restaurant in Morristown on Thursday, July 13th at 11:30 a.m. Please call Bill or Martha Stoner for reservations.

Friday, August 11 – Chocolate Walk – 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM – Bradley is once again going to participate in the Chocolate Walk sponsored by the Greenfield Chamber of Commerce on Friday, August 11 from 5:00pm-9:00pm. Our chocolate this year is going the be chocolate sundaes; “Enjoy Your ‘Sunday’ with us too.” In order for this to be successful, we will need several volunteers.

  • Thursday, August 10: 3-4 people to help dip chocolate ice cream into cups.
  • Friday, August 11: 2 shifts of about 10 people – *5:00-7:00 & *7:00-9:00. There will be minimal clean up at 9:00pm.

There are t-shirts available for purchase, this is through the Chamber, not Bradley. If you are interested in purchasing a shirt, contact Julie Rogers with shirt size. They are $10 and the deadline to order is 7/10. Sign-up sheets will be available soon!!

Friday, August 25 – Bradley at the Ballpark – 7:15 PM – Indianapolis Indians vs. Columbus Clippers. Friday night means FIREWORKS!