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

  • One Step Back, Two Steps Forward

    I’ve been using this space in recent months to share with you about our church’s move to create a non-profit organization to sustain and grow our low-income food cooperative ministry.  This month is no different, except I want to share one step that we didn’t expect. We named our organization Table to Table, Inc. because the co-ops bring neighbors together serving each other to put food on their dining tables.  It also represents God’s bountiful table where we are fed a meal of forgiveness and redemption, and where there is space for all people.  We were notified last month that …Read More »
  • It’s Been Five Years!

    September 2019 marks five years that we’ve operated our low-income food cooperatives.  The first one began meeting on September 2, 2014 with 10 families.  We’ve grown to serve 50 families which represent 156 people we are engaged with in our community.  Over the past 5 years, we’ve served 300+ people and made some wonderful relationships and connections, in the midst of this empowering endeavor. As communicated earlier this year, we’ve formed Table to Table, Inc, a non-profit organization supporting this ministry.  Currently, the Table to Table board is working on fundraising, with the goal of expanding to three co-ops.   We …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!

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Coming Up at WUMC

Worship with us each Sunday at 11:05am
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Thursday Food Co-op
12/12/2019 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Covered Dish Lunch after Worship Service
12/15/2019 12:00 pm

Tuesday Food Co-op
12/17/2019 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

12/21/2019 10:30 am - 11:30 am

Fair Haven Worship
12/22/2019 6:00 pm

Thursday Food Co-op
12/26/2019 10:00 am - 12:00 pm