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Future Makers Ministry Update

The Oakwood United Methodist Church Future Makers Ministry in Lubbock, Texas Future Makers Ministry is our newest ministry at Oakwood United Methodist Church in Lubbock Texas (Google Maps Link). Learn computer programming and robotics! Learn problem-solving skills. For children, middle school and up. We accept [...]

By | 2018-02-16T13:38:13+00:00 February 15th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

Veterans Day 2018

Veterans Day, November 11, 2018, is an official United States public holiday, observed annually on November 11, that honors military veterans; that is, persons who served in the United States Armed Forces. It coincides with other holidays, including Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, celebrated in [...]

By | 2018-04-19T16:51:20+00:00 November 11th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Veterans Day 2018

Fathers Day 2018

Father's Day, June 17th, 2018. Father's Day (Third Sunday of June) is a celebration honoring fathers and celebrating fatherhood, paternal bonds, and the influence of fathers in society. Many countries celebrate it on the Third Sunday of June, but it is also celebrated widely on [...]

By | 2018-03-15T11:19:58+00:00 June 17th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Fathers Day 2018

Memorial Day 2018

Monday, May 28th, 2018. Memorial Day or Decoration Day is a federal holiday in the United States for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces. The holiday, which is currently observed every year on the last Monday of May, will [...]

By | 2018-04-09T10:37:31+00:00 May 28th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Memorial Day 2018

Mothers Day 2018

Mother's Day, May 13th, 2018. Mother's Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family, as well as motherhood, maternal bonds, and the influence of mothers in society. It is celebrated on various days in many parts of the world, most commonly in the [...]

By | 2018-03-15T09:59:03+00:00 May 13th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Mothers Day 2018

Memorial Service for Ken Dendy

Memorial Service for Ken Dendy. (Saturday, April 21st, 2018 @ 11:00 a.m.) at Oakwood United Methodist Church, 2215 58th St., Lubbock, TX (Google Maps Link) Ken was born February 15th, 1929. He passed away April 11th, 2018. Memorial Service only at Oakwood UMC. Family Meal [...]

By | 2018-04-17T11:23:42+00:00 April 17th, 2018|Categories: Memorial|Tags: |0 Comments

Missionary Jonathan Mayo serving Uganda

Presentation by our longtime missionary Jonathan Mayo, founder of Universities and Education Ministries in Africa (based in Uganda). He has been a missionary in Africa for over 30 years! Jonathan gives a short presentation for us about his interesting experiences out in the mission field [...]

By | 2018-04-08T17:22:28+00:00 April 8th, 2018|Categories: Missions|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Musings for the Spring

Thank you for a wonderful Holy Week Celebration and Resurrection Sunday. All your efforts made this a truly special season. As I was pondering this past week I began to read some “post-resurrection” blogs. Keith Boyette’s post resonated with my thoughts, here is a taste [...]

By | 2018-04-05T10:47:57+00:00 April 5th, 2018|Categories: Faith, Newsletter|Tags: , |0 Comments

Quiz on Holy Week

How much do you know about Holy Week and Lent? They are both around Easter time, but there is more. Read below for two short quizzes borrowed from  And, be sure to click the title link that begins each quiz to see the references [...]

By | 2018-03-22T15:21:50+00:00 March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Easter|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Disaster Teams Needed in Anton, Texas

Helping hands still needed in Anton, Texas. The following is from Charlie Brown our Disaster Coordinator. Hello, all, this is Charlie Brown requesting your help in forming and organizing teams to help in rebuilding projects in Anton, TX. As a reminder, last July, a severe [...]

By | 2018-03-13T22:26:48+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Service|Tags: |0 Comments

Pray Jones Stadium 2018 Update

For those from Oakwood UMC that are attending "Pray Jones Stadium 2018", please meet at Oakwood UMC by 3 pm on March 25th 2018.  Our church van will be leaving our parking lot no later than 3:15pm. Palm Sunday, March 25th, 2018 @ 5pm - 7pm. Join [...]

By | 2018-03-13T09:53:51+00:00 March 13th, 2018|Categories: Prayer|Tags: , |0 Comments

Missed a Service ??

Click to watch it online at Sunday Traditional Services Archive page. A Sunday service archive for our home-bound members or anyone who wants to watch the Sunday services online.
Mens Tuesday Morning Bible Study, Oakwood UMC Lubbock TexasMen’s Bible study every Tuesday morning @ 6:30 am. Donuts and Coffee (maybe even kolaches). Meeting in Overton Hall (west end of Oakwood UMC Lubbock complex). Currently, we are exploring bible passages related to “The Way of the Wild Heart: A Map for the Masculine Journey” by author John Eldredge. (Click For Details)

Wednesday Night Dinner

Every Wednesday @ 6 pm. Potluck style meal.
Bring your friends and family.

Hearing Devices

There are hearing devices available for the hearing impaired. Please find an usher and they will be happy to assist you with obtaining one.

Prayer Chain

If you are in need of a prayer, please contact the church office. We will put you on our Prayer Chain. (806) 792-3321

Upcoming Events

  1. Mothers Day, Celebrating Mom at Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas
  2. Memorial Day USA, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas
  3. Fathers Day Celebrate, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas
  4. Veterans Day USA, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Veterans Day 2018

    November 11