Sunday May 1 worship service video

Sunday April 24 worship service video

Easter Sunday April 17 worship service

      Sunrise worship service video

      9:15 worship service video

Maundy Thursday Worship service video

Worship service and Easter Egg Hunt highlights for
                    April 10, 2022 worship service video

Worship service for April 3, 2022 worship service video

Worship service for March 27, 2022 worship service video

Worship service for March 20, 2022 worship service video.
Worship service for March 13, 2022 worship service video.
Worship service for March 6, 2022 worship service video.

Ash Wednesday Worship service video, March 2, 2022

Christmas Eve December 25, 2021 worship service video

As we move back inside we are trying to continue to share the worship service with as many of you as possible.  We are recording the worship service by video and audio. We are also still broadcasting on 102.5 FM for anyone in the parking lot.

Praises to Bob Overman for his diligence and time in getting the video and audio ready to share.

Mother-Daughter Celebration

Get your tickets now from UMW members: Mary Ann Holmes – Martha Randel Judy Washburn – Tina Hand Tickets $2.00 each – there is a seating limit of 100. Seats will be reserved.

FREE Entertainment by the Back Porch Pickers beginning by 7:30 in the Sanctuary. Entertainment is open to our entire Salem Family – women, men and youth! No tickets needed for Back Porch Pickers.

Friday, May 6th at 6:30 p.m. Pitch-in Dinner in Fellowship Hall

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On-line giving is available
@ Salem UMC! 

Surely the Presence of the Lord

is in This Place

For detailed information about the on-line giving program, click here...

Drone footage by Dominic O Lizama

Filmed and edited by Dominic O Lizama

*Thank you Dominic for sharing your talents with Salem UMC and especially for your patience in teaching me how to work with and update the website.      Kathy

Upcoming Events

May 3 – Tue. 6:30p.m. Missions Meeting Large Classroom

May 5 – Thur. 10:00 a.m. UMW prepare for Friday’s Dinner

May 6 – Fri. 6:30p.m. Annual Mother’s Day celebration Pitch-in followed by Musical entertainment at 7:30p.m.,

               Hosted by the UMW, See Tina Hand, Martha Randel, Maryann Holmes or Judy Washburn for tickets and details.

May 10 – Tue. 6:30p.m. Trustee Meeting Fellowship Hall

May 15 – Sun. 9:15a.m. Special Musical Guest, the Group, “Stones Crossing” will join us.

May 16 – Mon. 7:00p.m. Administrative Board Meeting

Bats in the Belfry

The video is complete and is ready for viewing.  Click on the title above to watch the 22 minute documentary about the removal of the bat colony from the church last fall.  We would like to thank  The Lady Bug Pest & Wildlife Control for documenting this process.

(317) 601-2873

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Christmas Eve Candlelight service video

Christmas message & prayer from Bishop Trimble


The North Central District of the Indiana UMC has been concerned about Pastor Gina’s health issues.  Associate District Supervisor Greg Enstrom, who preached for us 4 times this fall, is aware and was kept up to date by Glenn Howell, Jamalyn Williamson, and the Pastor Parrish Committee.  He assured our Pastor Parish committee that the district was working on a solution.

Effective immediately, Pastor Gina is Salem UMC’s Pastor Emeritus.  This designation is to allow Pastor Gina all the time she needs to get healthy and not be worried about her duties at Salem UMC.

Effectively immediately, Pastor Perry Montgomery is Salem UMC’s Senior Pastor.  As with our previous pastors, this is a part time position.  Perry has been an associate pastor at Zionsville United Methodist Church for some time, and he will continue to work part time with ZUMC, around his Salem UMC duties.  Perry’s appointment as Senior Pastor will continue through December 1. 2021. 

Perry and his wife, Jill, are very excited about joining Salem UMC. His first worship service at Salem UMC is this Sunday, November 29.

Pastor Perry Montgomery, his wife Jill and step children Julianna & Nicholas

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Removal of old concrete steps.

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Bell tower: current siding removed to expose the original siding prior to wrapping for insulation.

On Sunday August 16th, Eric Hand read a report from the Trustees.  Starting August 17 restoration projects will begin at Salem UMC!  First will be the safe removal and remediation of the bats.  The exterior of the church will also be under construction.  Please read the report at this link for more information.  Prayers for a rapid, safe and high quality restoration of Salem UMC. 

Also, please feel free to speak to any of the Trustees if you have any concerns or questions.

Click here to view images of progress on the exterior of the church.

Marshall, Chalmer, Eric, Bob, Kathy, Larry

About Us


Salem's congregation is welcoming and caring. We're very proud of our heritage and devotion to traditional values and worship.


Large enough to serve. Small enough to care.

Recorded Sermons


Each week Salem's Sunday sermons are recorded and posted to our website.  There are currently 30+ podcasts (2015) and 80+ video recorded sermons (2013-2014) available online.

Scribbles Newsletter


Once per month Salem publishes the "Scribbles" newsletter. It's a great resource whether you want the latest information on upcoming events or just want to learn more about our congregation. 

Prayer List

View our comprehensive prayer list.

You can submit updates via the Contact Us Form.

Annual Community Events

Salem United Methodist Church - Zionsville hosts 3 annual meals that are open to the public. Due to Covid-19, please check the website for updated information regarding events.



We hope to see you at our next event. 

2019 Christmas Program

Each year, Salem United Methodist Church Youth Program performs a Christmas Program.

Photos for Christmas at Salem UMC and the 2019 program have been put into the movie link below.