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

  • Our New Pastor

    Once again, our church is receiving a gift of extra staff from the North Alabama Annual Conference.  For the next year, we will share an associate pastor with East Lake UMC.  The Rev. Melissa Self Patrick joins us beginning this month.  At Woodlawn, Melissa will have responsibilities in worship leadership, small group development, congregational care and community engagement. Melissa is second-career clergy, with a background in social-justice and non-profit work in Birmingham.  For the past three years, she was the pastor at Lester’s Chapel UMC.  Melissa is originally from Decatur and grew up at Central UMC.  She and her husband …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!

Coming Up at WUMC

Worship with us each Sunday at 11:05am
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Prayer Group
07/24/2018 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Taco Tuesday and Trivia
07/31/2018 6:45 pm - 7:45 pm