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News from the Pews: Happy Birthday, March ‘Babies!’

Happy Birthday, March 'babies!' If you should be on our March list, please let us know. Click the "read more" link for the birthday list and more! Read More »

In-Person Worship Resumes February 21, 2021

Good News! Many thanks to Bob Brown, David Leach, and Brad Humphrey for checking out our church facilities. We are good to go for in-person Sunday worship! It will be warm, the plumbing is working, the electricity is on, and power is available. As Jesus said, you will receive POWER when the Holy Spirit comes upon you! We look forward to seeing you at 10:00 am! Read More »

In-Person Worship Canceled for February 14, 2021

Dear Oak Grove Family, I hope this reaches you staying warm, safe, and healthy!  No doubt you have been watching the weather forecasts over the past few days as I have.  This looks like a record-breaker for cold weather over the next 10 days.  Sunday and Monday are forecast to be the coldest and perhaps the most hazardous conditions we have had in a while. After consulting with members of our church council, I have decided that for the safety and welfare ... Read More »

Quarantine and In-Person Worship Update: February 5, 2021

Dear Oak Grove family, As you know, due to an active case of Covid 19, the decision was made to temporarily suspend in-person worship for 14 days. This was in keeping with quarantine protocols currently in place for the protection of our congregation.  I am happy to report that the person affected is recovering well. This Sunday we remain closed to in-person worship to complete the quarantine period, but look forward to resuming on February 14, 2021.  We thank our church family member for ... Read More »

Girl Scout Cookies for Sale: January 30, 2021

Girl Scout cookies will be available for purchase on Saturday, January 30, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the parking lot at Oak Grove UMC. Read More »

In-Person Worship Suspended: January 31 and February 7, 2021

Oak Grove United Methodist Church will suspend in-person worship for January 31, 2021, and February 7, 2021, due to an active case of Covid 19. Keep checking this website for updates on returning to in-person worship. The sermon will be broadcast on FB Live on Sundays at 10am. Read More »

News for the Pews: January 24, 2021

Greetings Dear Church Family, As we begin 2021 together, I am encouraged by the increasing availability of the COVID-19 vaccine. As more and more of us are vaccinated, our hope increases that we will soon be able to return to larger numbers of us in Sunday worship and eventually those wonderful potluck meals together! Meanwhile, we must remain vigilant and guard against the spread of the virus by masking, spacing, and sanitizing. We will continue to offer in-person worship worship as long ... Read More »

COVID-19 Vaccine Registration

Denton County Public Health has launched a website where county residents can register for an appointment to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. Read More »

A Word from the Pastor: January 1, 2021

To the Oak Grove church family with love and gratitude from Pastor Don, A Blessing for the New Year May your 2021 overflow with the GRACE of the Lord Jesus Christ, the LOVE of God the Father, and the FELLOWSHIP of the Holy Spirit. Read More »

Christmas Eve Worship at Home: December 24, 2020

Dear Ones, We will all miss worshiping with our church family in our sanctuary on Christmas Eve this year. But we need not miss out on celebrating the birth of Jesus with our loved ones on this holy night. Here are some suggestions for ‘opening God’s gift’ to you this Christmas Eve. Gather together in one place and place a lighted candle (representing the presence of Jesus) where everyone can see it, perhaps along with a nativity set if ... Read More »

John 3:16

God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him won’t perish but will have eternal life.