“To Love the People of the World by striving to Make Disciples of Jesus Christ”


Planting the seed of God’s love;

Nurturing its growth in the Word;

Sharing its harvest with the world.


Belonging to the Body of Christ

Becoming more like Jesus

Being with Jesus in ministry


Rev. alan j. morrison


Pastor Alan is a trained coach completing requirements to seek ICF (International Coaching Federation) accreditation. He has 30 years experience as a United Methodist ordained pastor including eight years on the denominational staff. He is ready to help you take your next step whether it is with life decisions, seeking financial peace, or to grow as a maturing disciple of Jesus Christ. He is a scouter, a veteran, a brother, a husband, a father, and grandfather. Are you ready to take your next step?

laura lloyd


Laura joined the congregation at 12 years old when her family became members of the Wattsburg United Methodist Church where they still attend.  Although life has taken her into another church in her new community she has come back to serve as secretary for the charge in which she grew up.  

groups within our churches

Whatever your interest or ability we welcome you to join any of our groups. Do you have a group that you would like to see started? Please tell us about it, we’d love to know more.

Both Congregations

Men visit Chosen-the first Wednesday of each month at 8:00 am the men travel to Chosen to disassemble equipment for parts and scrap purposes; to supply medical equipment around the world. All men are welcome to join. The team enjoy lunch together at 12:00 pm.

Kids Alive!-is an outreach of local area churches for Wattsburg Area School children in grades 1-4. Kids Alive! programs are the second Tuesday of each month from September through March. The lessons are based on the Word of God, the Bible, and emphasize the basic truths of Christianity. Planning for the monthly program takes place on Tuesday mornings starting in July. 


Dorcas Circle-meet the third Tuesday of each month at 10:00 am. The women work on varying sewing projects to donate to local organizations. No skill is needed. They enjoy a lunch together after.

Wattsburg Women-meet the second Saturday of each month at 9:00 am.


Choir-vocal and bell choirs run September through May with rehearsals alternating between choirs every other Tuesday at 6:30 pm.

Phillipsville Men-meet Wednesday mornings at 8:00 am for fellowship and work projects around the church.

Phillipsville Women-meet the third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm. All women are encouraged to attend.

our district

The Erie-Meadville District is a place of extreme diversity. Within it’s borders are every expression of faith and life, from a large city down to a undeveloped wildlife reserve. We live, worship, serve, reach out care because of our love for our Savior. 

our conference

The Western Pennsylvania Conference is made up of about 800 local churches in 23 counties. The Conference serves as a connection between the worldwide United Methodist Church and the congregations in the region.

global church

The United Methodists share a great deal with other demoninations. Explore what we believe about God, Jesus, the Holy Spirit, the Bible, and more.