Welcome !


At Wesley, all persons will find a safe and open congregation to experience the love of God and grow as followers of Jesus Christ. We usually worship on Sundays at 8:30 and 10:30 am. 


COVID-19 UPDATE: Wesley's building is closed until at least 3/31.  Pastor Cheryl will be leading online worship. Details on how to join us online will be provided in the e-weekly email newsletter and on Wesley social media (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram). To sign up for the e-weekly, email office@concordwumc.org). To find social media, scroll down to the bottom of any page on this website and click the appropriate icon. 



Click to watch short trailer for Lenten Sermon & Study Series

You're Invited! 

When   Sanctuary Worship @ 10:30 am Sundays
               Chapel Service
with weekly communion @ 8:30 am Sundays


               Click to watch a short trailer for Lenten Sermon & Study Series

Where  Our address is 79 Clinton St, Concord NH, on the corner of Clinton & Norwich Sts - use Norwich to access easy parking. From the church steps, signs are there to guide you and, on Sunday mornings, greeters will be on hand as well. A printed bulletin will lead you through Worship.

Children   Childcare is available beginning at about 10:00 am. On a typical Sunday, the children's message takes place near the beginning of the 10:30 am service.  After this, children are dismissed to Sunday School classes or to remain in worship with parents.  Children may use the activity clipboards available on the back row.

Office Hours   The office is open 9:00 am - 1:00 pm, Monday through Friday. 


  • REV. Cheryl L. Meachen



    Rev. Cheryl Meachen is an Ordained Elder in the United Methodist Church and earned a Master of Divinity degree from Boston University School of Theology. Pastor Cheryl has led churches in Vermont, Massachusetts and New Hampshire.   Read full biography     Watch video of installation with biographical info  

  • Christina Catino

    Director of Children and Youth Ministry


    Ms. Christina loves children!  In addition to Wesley, Ms. Christina is a music teacher at Captain Samuel Douglass Academy in Brookline, NH.  Christina lives in Concord with her husband, Marc, and son, Codey.


    Choir Director


    Ben Greene has been involved in church music since the age of 13!  Ben has served in Concord education for many years having been a music teacher, school principal, and Director of Performing Arts. He currently teaches at Bishop Brady High School and directs the Lakes Region Symphony Orchestra and the Concord Community Chorus. Ben and his wife, Faith, have 5 children and live in Concord.


    Band Director

    Alan has served as director of Wesley's contemporary band, Electric Praise, since 2005. Alan earned his bachelor's degree in English and communications, and an MFA in nonfiction writing from the University of New Hampshire. He is an Assistant Professor of Composition at Franklin Pierce University. Alan lives in Bedford with his wife, Molly, and their four children.

  • ken gallager


    Ken has been organist at Wesley since 2000, and has been playing keyboards with Electric Praise since 2008. He has a bachelor’s degree in Earth Sciences from Dartmouth College and works for the state Office of Strategic Initiatives as a GIS and Census data specialist. Ken and his wife, Sharon, live in Concord and have two grown sons, one in Concord and one in Oregon.


    Lay Leader


    Jane is a retired teacher of young children with a BS in Elementary Education. She coordinates the Welcoming and Caring Ministries at Wesley UMC and is responsible for following up with visitors who attend our Sunday worship services. She also coordinates an intentional outreach program that builds on the existing love and care for one another that members of the Wesley congregation exhibit every day.

  • Ben Lemay

    Lay Leader

    Ben grew up in Wesley Church participating in many Youth programs and Missions. In 2018, Ben graduated from Keene State College with a degree in Education. Ben is currently employed at Concord High School.