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

  • Quad W

    One of the initiatives of the North Alabama Annual Conference is Ministry with the Poor.  I have served on the conference’s Ministry with the Poor Team for two years, and last year I stepped up my commitment by working with Quad W. Quad W is a national organization that our conference partners with to put college students in ministry with the Poor internships.  This summer, 8 college interns, who I’ve recruited, will come to Birmingham and live at Avondale Samaritan Place (at AUMC).  They each have 1 or 2 placements that they’ll serve which puts them in relationship and mission …Read More »
  • Greeting and Vision

    No matter who you are, where you’ve come from or where you’re going;No matter what you believe or doubt:No matter who you love;God loves you and you are welcome in this place. Each Sunday we begin with that greeting. This was the greeting before I was the pastor here, so we’ve been using it for over 9 years.  To me it communicates that we are welcoming and accepting of people who have different backgrounds, different ways of thinking and different ways of loving.  In that way, it describes our congregation and how we understand God.  It says a lot.  But …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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05/28/2023 11:05 am - 12:00 pm

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