Welcome to Canby United Methodist Church!
Canby United Methodist Church strives to carry on
the heritage of the Methodist pioneers who settled the Oregon
territory, bringing faith and vision to this new land. We embrace
this spirit of new possibility in all that we do, seeking to be a
church of "Open Hearts, Open Minds and Open Doors". We desire to
serve our Lord Jesus Christ in all that we do, embracing long
standing traditions and new ideas. Come be a part of the journey of
Canby United Methodist Church is a diverse group of
believers...Praying for God's will; listening for the Holy Spirit;
and seeking to follow the way of Christ.
We are called to glorify God; to use our talents to serve others in
family, church, community and world; to be a supportive fellowship
seeking to grow spiritually and to share the teachings of Jesus
Christ through our thoughts, words and actions.
learn more about the United Methodist Church,
Pastor Karen Shimer is a person passionate about
walking with Jesus and invested in living out God's messy love.
It isn't always easy, nor clear, but it is always rewarding and
fulfilling, sometimes scary and often unpredictable. Walking
with God is like that. Connect with Pastor Karen Shimer though
Come. Rest. Ask. Grow. Walk.
The title of my blog: Come. Rest.
Ask. Grow. Walk. fell out of my envelop of collaging words one day
and arranged themselves in this order on a creative collage I was
making. I saw that it was the recipe for living a faith life with
I am living into these words myself
and inviting those around me to do so also. May you find a
meaningful connection with God in the words that tumble from my
Lover of God, Pastor, Wife, Mom, Grammy,