Our Story

 North Street Methodist Church- Queen Ave. Methodist Church - First Methodist Church - Metropolitan United Church

The Building - "In 1823, the Rev. Robert Corson, a Wesleyan Methodist circuit rider, came to London . . . "

Methodists and Early Churches in the 1800s - "Methodism came to Upper Canada (Ontario) following the American Revolution. In 1786 . . . "

Methodism in the 1900s - "Rev. Dr. George J. Bishop was our next pastor (1902–1904). In 1905 . . ."

Children’s, Youth, and Young Adult Ministries - "The Sunday School, with six hundred and fifty children enrolled in 1924, was a lively . . ."

Music - "Music proved to be important in the young church as . . ."

Paint the Slate (2013) - "The Paint-the-Slate project was initiated in 2012 and was based on a fundraiser . . ."

Moving Into the Digital Age (Information Age) - "When personal computers were introduced in the late 1970s, information began to move freely . . ."

Time Out - "In 1973, under the leadership of Rev. Anne Graham (1949-1955 and 1963-1977), a group of young mothers

gathered . . ."

The Baker's Dozen - "Beginning in 1974, a group of United Church Women (U.C.W.) met weekly for . . ."

Shepherds’ Pie History - "For many years, the Bakers’ Dozen, meeting weekly throughout each year . . ."

The Digital Age - Moving Into the Digital Age (Information Age)

Gifts of Chinese Embroideries - "In July 2023, three Chinese embroideries were donated to Metropolitan. They have been framed . . ."