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Spring Events at OUMC

Spring and the Easter Holiday bring a lot to celebrate, that we want to share with you,

Sunday, April 14, 10:55:  Our choir shares their Easter Cantata

Thursday, April 18, 7pm:  Our Holy Thursday service, with Communion and foot washing

Friday, April 19, 7pm:  A joint Good Friday service with Allen AME, reflecting on the 7 Last Words of Christ.

Sunday, April 21:  HAPPY EASTER!

There is a community service at 7am on the green in the center of town.

                We celebrate at our place at 8:30 and 10:55 (our handbells will play at 10:55)

And here are some other events coming up at our church:

Our monthly buffet breakfast on April 27, from 7am-10am  (we do this every month on the 4th Saturday) – $7 for adults, $3 for kids 3-10)

Roast Beef Dinner on May 4th – seatings at 4:30 and 6.  $15 for adults, $8 for kids 3-10

Ice Cream Social on July 17th from 7pm-8:30pm.  FREE

Vacation Bible School July 28 – August 1 from 6pm-8pm:  “The Incredible Race”  FREE

Every Sunday, this is our schedule:         

8:30am – Informal worship service, with Communion (more relaxed, sing along with a guitar)

9:45am – Sunday School for all ages

10:55am – Traditional worship service (choir, organ), with Communion on the 1st Sunday of the month

We have nursery care all morning!

Lent/Easter Schedule – UPDATED

Have you made your plans yet for the Easter holiday?  Here is what is happening at Oxford United Methodist Church:

Sunday, March 25:  Choir Cantata at the 10:55 service – children’s choir and Spirit Bells as well  (8:30 worship service, and 9:45 Sunday School as usual)

Thursday, March 29:  Holy Thursday Service with Communion and (optional) foot- or hand-washing at 7:00pm

Friday, March 30:  Joint Good Friday Service at Allen AME Church (corner of 8th and Market Streets) at 6:00pm. (NOTE TIME CHANGE)  Refreshments following the service.

Sunday, April 1:   Community Sunrise Service at 7:00am on the green (intersection of Rts 10 & 472)                                                                                                                         Informal Easter worship at 8:30am, with Communion                                   Sunday School at 9:45am                                                                                                 Traditional Easter worship at 10:55am, with our                                             Quarter Ringers handbell choir, and Communion


Holy Week Schedule

Holy Thursday (April 13):  7:00pm service with Communion and footwashing or handwashing if you wish.

Good Friday (April 14):  7:00pm service AT ALLEN AME CHURCH (788 Market St).  Reflections on the 7 last words of Christ.  The church van will shuttle back and forth between the two churches, beginning at 6:45.

Easter Sunday (April 16):  Community Service on the green in front of Oxford Presbyterian at 7:00am.    8:30am worship service as usual.  9:45am egg hunt for children during Sunday School.  10:55am service will feature our Quarter Ringers.


Schedule for Holy Week

Thanks for checking in, friends!  Here is a brief rundown of upcoming events here at Oxford United Methodist Church

March 24 – Holy Thursday Service at 7:00pm.  Includes the opportunity for foot- or hand-washing, and Communion.

March 25 – Good Friday Service at 7:00pm.

March 26 – Monthly Buffet Breakfast – 7am-10am.

March 27 – Community Sunrise service at 7:00am on the green (in center of town)

– Special music at the 10:55am service with the Quarter Ringers handbell choir.  And our children’s choir.  And our senior choir.  And our band.