Stony Creek United Methodist Church

We've got a place for you Ypsilanti, MI
Stony Creek United Methodist Church

Who We Are

We are a relaxed and welcoming congregation. We have a wide variety of music and worship offerings available to you. We have a choir that focuses on contemporary choir works from people like Joseph Martin, Don Moen, and Lloyd Larson. We have a fifteen member praise band that plays Hiilsong and Maranatha style music. We also have a "folk" style quintet that plays Americana style music offerings. We have other instrumentalists of many other types and styles.

About Us

Casual, Creative, Down to Earth, Friendly, Multigenerational

Community Service, Children's Ministry, Youth Group, Choir, Missions, Nursery, Adult Education, Daycare, Social Justice, Faith and Work

Contemporary, Hillsong-style, Traditional Hymns, Passionate Reverent, Blue-grass, Organ

Methodist (UMC)





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8635 Stony Creek Rd
Ypsilanti, MI 48197

734 482-0240


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Our Services

What are services like?
We are a relaxed and welcoming congregation with times for announcements, children's messages, musical offerings, prayer requests, and a message from the pastor.

What is the community like?
We worship with about 100 people on Sunday mornings. The church is very welcoming and supportive. They like to be involved in missions like Habitat for Humanity, the CROP Walk for hunger, and the local Hope Clinic. They are very supportive of our children, our youth group, and the community we live in.

What if I'm not a Christian?
We reach out to seekers and welcome visitors. There is no pressure to be ready to make a commitment when you arrive but we support and nurture each individuals walk toward God at the timing and pace of their own (and God's) choosing.

Leadership View all

Reed Swanson

Reed studied chemical engineering briefly before getting his BA in public administration and economics from Methodist University of North Carolina. He worked in camping and youth ministry for several years. Reed then sought ordination in the Methodist church, receiving his Masters in Divinity from Duke University in 1995 with concentrations in scripture and Christian ethics. Pastor Reed has additional training in pastoral counseling. Reed was born and raised in Clarkston, Michigan and has served Methodist churches in the Michigan area for the past eighteen years. He, his wife Juliana and kids Joy, Grace, and Will, are in their third year at Stony Creek. In his spare time, Reed is an active runner, triathlete, and musician.

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