No matter who you are, where you come from or where you are going.
No matter what you believe or doubt.   No matter who you love.
God loves you and you are welcome here!      YES, we really mean that.

Welcome to Woodlawn United Methodist Church

Loving Wholly

We strive to love and respect people from the inside out, like God does.

Serving Openly

There is a place for everyone at WUMC. Be yourself and bring your gifts.

Living in Hope

Our neighborhood, our city, and our world need hope. We try to live into God’s hope.

News from the Pastor

  • More Than Thoughts and Prayers

    Last Sunday morning, a robbery and shooting happened a block from the church. A Birmingham police officer was shot trying to stop the robbery suspects.  Officer Finke remains in the hospital today; but we rejoice that he is on the road to recovery.  I had just arrived in the parking lot when the shooting occurred, but by the time much of our congregation were on the way to the church, many of Woodlawn’s streets, including ours had been barricaded. The investigation was in full force.  It can be very disconcerting to drive towards your church and see blue lights flashing …Read More »
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Emily Freeman Penfield, Pastor

Woodlawn UMC is a community of faith. I hope you will use this website to see how you can Love, Serve and Live as a part of our community.
Contact me if you have any questions!

Community Event Wish List

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Coming Up at WUMC

Worship with us each Sunday at 11:05am
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Tuesday Food Co-op
02/18/2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Choir Practice
02/19/2020 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

AIDS Quilt Panel Workshop
02/22/2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Resist – Celebrate – Carry On at Avondale UMC
02/23/2020 3:00 pm

Fair Haven Worship
02/23/2020 6:00 pm

Fat Tuesday Pancake Supper
02/25/2020 6:00 pm

Ash Wednesday Service at Bethel AME Rising
02/26/2020 7:00 pm

Choir Practice
02/26/2020 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Thursday Food Co-op
02/27/2020 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lenten Book Study
03/01/2020 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

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