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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

Gideons International Presentation

Gideons International Presentation at Oakwood UMC, Lubbock Texas. Don Ingram, a local representative of Gideons International, spoke in both our services this Sunday.  Very friendly man.  His very moving presentation about the history and current work of the Gideons left some watery eyes in the [...]

By | 2018-03-11T21:59:18+00:00 March 11th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

Home Handyman for the Elderly

HOME HANDYMAN SERVICE Free service for our elderly members and/or those in need of a helping hand.  One of our members, Phil Smith, is offering to do simple & light household chores for those in need, for example: Change light bulbs [...]

By | 2018-03-11T15:04:38+00:00 March 10th, 2018|Categories: Service|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Prayers and Squares Quilting Ministry

At Oakwood UMC, Lubbock Texas, we have an amazing group of ladies involved in the Prayers & Squares Ministry. Prayers and Squares is an outreach organization that gives the gift of prayer combined with a hand-tied quilt gift. Oakwood's prayer and quilt chapter started in [...]

By | 2018-03-06T20:50:07+00:00 March 7th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

Flood Buckets Loaded for Shipping

On Monday morning, volunteers at Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas, helped load 271 "flood buckets". The buckets came from area churches, such as Oakwood, Hereford, Muleshoe, Earth & Lakeridge (Lubbock District)! The buckets were shipped to Midland that afternoon. We even had a guy [...]

By | 2018-03-06T21:34:11+00:00 March 6th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

In Our Thoughts and Prayers

Please continue to remember the following names in your thoughts and prayers: Katlain Bell, Raymond & Virginia Brigham, Norma Burress, Belinda Cotton, Duane Cotton, Kelly Curtis, Ken & Oleita Dendy, Nita Lee, Jo Manning, Dick Mitchell, Bonnie Moore, Johnnie Roper, Felicia Sartor, Sam Taylor.

By | 2018-03-06T08:57:18+00:00 March 6th, 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. Memorial Day USA, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas
  2. Fathers Day Celebrate, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas
  3. Veterans Day USA, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Veterans Day 2018

    November 11