Moving Closer to God, Each Other & the Disconnected.

Welcome to Metro

Since 1991, Metro has continued to grow and pursue its vision
to be a church where people want to move closer to God, each other, and the disconnected.
We believe church should be creative, relevant, and involved in the community.

Welcome from Pastor Paul Westbrook

Click above to hear a short welcome from our Senior Pastor, Paul Westbrook.

One Church, Multiple Locations

A church isn’t the building – it’s the people.
At all of our locations, there are people
excited to meet you and your family.

Starting Point

Would you like more information on how to
get started on your spiritual journey?
We’re here to help!

Get Connected

Small groups,
serving, events,
and more!

Locations and Times

A church isn’t the building – it’s the people.
Visit any of our locations to meet friendly people and
to experience the same exact service as any of our other locations.

Edwardsville
Edwardsville Campus

Saturday
6:00pm

Sunday
9:00 & 10:45am

3551 Ridgeview Rd.
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 692-9863

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Vandalia
Vandalia Campus

Sunday
9:00 & 10:45am

1500 W Jefferson St
Vandalia, IL 62471
(618) 283-3465

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GraniteCity
Granite City House Campus

Sunday
9:00 & 10:45am

2528 Westmoreland Drive
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 692-9863

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Recent Messages

Feel free to browse some of our recent messages.

Unhealthy Discontent
What’s Eating You Up Inside? (2)
What’s Eating You Up Inside?
Internal Weight
The Problem Beneath The Problem
LOVE DOES
Distance Affects Relationships
When LOVE Requires The Unexpected
Strategic Hospitality
Being The Best Version Of You
Where Has God Placed Your Heart In This World?
Purpose In The Bricks
Accomplishing More Together
Becoming New
Unity Matters

Watch Previous Messages

Get Connected

Take a look below at some of the upcoming events here at Metro.
If you have questions, feel free to give us a call at (618) 692-9863.

M1 Class

Trying to figure our your Next Step? This class is for you! Find out how to keep moving on your spiritual journey.

Edwardsville:
Sunday, October 22nd 1:00 – 4:30 pm
Edwardsville Sign Up!

Vandalia:
Saturday, October 14th 8:30 – 11:30 am
Vandalia Sign Up!


M2 Discovering Spiritual Maturity

There are basic habits every Christ follower must develop on the path to spiritual maturity. This class will equip you with the skills you need to develop these habits.
Sunday, October 22nd from 1:00 – 4:30 pm.

M2 Class Sign Up Here

M3 Managing Real Life Challenges

This class will offer tools to help you navigate the painful challenges of life so you can find healing and grow to become more like Christ.
Sunday, October 22nd from 1:00 – 4:30 pm.

M3 Class Sign Up Here

M4 Unleashing the Power of Encouragement: The “E” Factor

This class will give you insight into biblical perspective on the tools to encourage people in your life who are pursuing God.
Sunday, October 22nd from 1:00 – 4:30 pm.
*M2 is a prerequisite for taking M4

M4 Class Sign Up Here

Clothing Drive

We are collecting clothing for the month of October. Items will be donated to local agencies. Clothing can be left in bags behind your vehicle before heading into the weekend service.

Join us for Prayer

Join us Wednesday, November 1st from 6:00-6:45 pm. Feel free to come and pray for just a few minutes or the whole time.

MV10 – Anniversary Service

Join us for Vandalia’s 10th Anniversary Celebration Service on November 5 at 9:00 and 10:45am You won’t want to miss this special anniversary service where we celebrate everything that ONLY GOD could have done these past 10 years. Invite your friends, family and people that have attended Metro in the past as this will be a day full of sharing our heart beat as a church.

More Info

BigStuf 2018

Panama City, Florida
June 17-23 – Cost: $525
Sign ups are now open! BigStuf is the annual camp that Fusion attends every summer. We can’t wait for all the life-change that will happen in 2018 and we want your kids to be apart of it! Click below for more information and to sign up!

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Habitat for Humanity

Metro! We have broken ground on the Habitat for Humanity home for a family right here in Edwardsville. Our chart below highlights several ways to get involved such as providing lunches, working alongside our team, or bringing a specialty skill to the site. Sign up yourself or your small group to be part of this opportunity to serve our community. We’ll have more details on the family and this entire project soon. Thanks for putting love into action and giving a family a home.

Click here to sign up!

Disaster Relief

As a church family, we are praying for those affected by the destruction of Hurricane Harvey in Texas and Hurricane Irma in Florida. Metro is partnering with Samaritan’s Purse
and Disaster Relief/SBC to help provide shelter materials, clean water supplies, hygiene, and cooking kits. If you have ever been a part of giving here at Metro you are part of this relief.
To offer additional assistance select the Donation Link below or to volunteer in clean up efforts contact Gary Steffaniak at
gary@metrocommunitychurch.com or
call 692-9863.

To Donate Click Here

Small Groups

Small Groups for the fall semester have started. Don’t miss out on one of the most tangible ways to experience God as he uses others to help you grow in your faith.
If you are not already in a group, it not too late to join!

Sign Up

CELEBRATE HOPE

“CELEBRATE HOPE” every Monday night @ 6:30 at Metro: It’s just 30 minutes and it’s all about hope! This week Shirley Young will be sharing her story, “Searching for Hope in My Journey of Grief.” The main session is 30 minutes followed by optional small group breakouts. Sign up is not required.

Check out: MetroCareAndRecovery on Facebook

Care & Recovery

Do you have a habit you want to break, a hurt that won’t heal, or a strained relationship that needs repair? Metro can help! We’ve got support groups, counseling referrals, help with next steps and other resources! Contact Pastor Gary for more information.

West Africa Mission Trip

Metro’s 2017 mission trip has been set for
Nov. 25 – Dec 3, 2017. If you are
interested in being a part of this mission trip,
please contact Mark Pottorff at 692-9863.

Click here for more information

2018 Mission Trip to El Salvador

2018 Mission Trip to El Salvador: This trip is scheduled for the week of February 6th – 13th. Sign up begins on August 14th at 6:00 a.m.

Click here for more info.
Sign up here.

Student Ministries

The next-generation is our future and our focus here at Metro.

Adventureland

Babies – 6th grade get to have a lively and entertaining children’s program with age-specific content just for them

Fusion Students

7th – 12th graders can join us on Sunday
nights at 6:00pm (5:30pm for Vandalia) for a time of games,
worship and a great message.

BigStuf 2018 Info
Sign up for BigStuf 2018

Crave College Students

CRAVE happens every Thursday night at
7:00pm. Come join us in worship and hear
a great message.

Online Giving

Looking to give to Metro? We’ve made giving simple!

Give Online

Simply click here and follow the on-screen directions to set up your giving account online.

Text ``Give`` to (618) 307-4157

Once you text the number above, simply follow the instructions to set up your account. It’s that easy!

Give through the Metro App

Simply download the Metro app and click the “Give” icon on the home screen.

Download for Android.
Download for iPhone.

Contact Metro

Have questions? Let us try and help you.
Simply call us at the number below or fill out the form
and we’ll be sure to get back with you as soon as possible. Thank you!

Call Us Today!

Edwardsville

(618) 692-9863

 

Vandalia

(618) 283-3465

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