As a body of believers, our dream is to be a growing, vibrant congregation of enthusiastic, committed followers of Jesus Christ, deliberate in our mission to love God, love people, and make disciples of Jesus Christ. 

We're located at:

220 N. Tower Road, Carbondale, Illinois 62901


  • Please click HERE for current updates from the Illinois Great Rivers Conference response to the COVID 19 crisis. (The link will lead you to https://www.igrc.org/coronavirus)
  • For current status and the mitigation of COVID in the Jackson County, IL where our church is housed, you may visit the Jackson County Health Department website at https://www.jchdonline.org/
  • Please note that due to the rapid changing dynamics of the current COVID mitigations, our office hours may change without prior notice to protect the safety of our people we love and care.
  • If you need to connect with the church staff please feel free to e-mail:  carbondalegraceinfo@gmail.com
  • If you need immediate pastoral care, hospital visits, or prayer, please click HERE to connect to Pastor Rhee's contact information.
  • If you need benevolence, call in the office during office hours to see if you qualify. See HERE for contact information of places in town where you can get help with food & shelter or assistance.


Sunday Worship Service 10:30 AM

  • See ANNOUNCEMENTS below for options on how to connect
  • Connecting through phone? We have multiple replays scheduled for you. You can dial in at 10:30AM or 11:30AM (North America Central Time, or CST).

Thursday Prayer 10:00 AM

  • Join us on Thursdays during our live prayer call. See below ANNOUNCEMENTS on how to connect.



    Join 10:30 am Sunday Service on Facebook Live!  To join with your computer or smart device click on this weblink:  https://www.facebook.com/CarbondaleGraceUMC/


    Dial (425) 436-6385, then enter the access code 305542#

    To automate the dial in process save the following number, including all the commas (at least six) to allow a delay for the automated system to acknowledge the passcode:  425 436 6385,,,,,,305542#


    NOTE: Due to high call volume for the 10:30 AM Sunday morning service, you may experience a busy line.  Please try to dial in again or consider connecting early. We also will have a replay available at 11:30 AM.


    These are challenging days; if you need pastoral care during this time please do not hesitate to send pastor Rhee an email at: carbondalegracepastor@gmail.com

  • Worship through GIVING

    Mailing in your giving check works well, send to:

    Grace United Methodist Church

    220 North Tower Road

    Carbondale, IL 62901

    Check with your bank to set up an automated transfer (or bill-pay) designated to Grace UMC and use the above address and the phone number (618) 457-8785