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Boy Scouts Troop 157

Oakwood UMC would like to thank Boy Scouts Troop 157 for cooking and serving the meal at our Wednesday night fellowship last night. Boy Scout troop 157, with a servant mindset, wait until everyone is served, then serve themselves. This is a great, polite group of [...]

By |2018-06-25T01:08:45+00:00June 7th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: |0 Comments

Blessing of the Animals Service

Update:  If you missed this service, the Video is Live here - Don't forget the Blessing of the Animals Service, Sunday, 6-03-2018 @ 7pm, Northisde lawn of Oakwood UMC building complex. (Oakwood United Methodist Church, 2215 58th St., Lubbock, TX [Google Maps Link]). Bring [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:02:58+00:00June 3rd, 2018|Categories: Family|Tags: |0 Comments

Northwest Texas Conference of The United Methodist Church

Northwest Texas Annual Conference Please pray for our brothers and sisters in Christ who attend the conference.  Let their decisions be wise, and led by God. Proposed theme "Create"; Scripture: Isaiah 43:18-19 - Event Starts: 06/07/2018 12:00PM - Event Ends: 06/09/2018 4:00PM - Location: (google [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:16:46+00:00June 2nd, 2018|Categories: Conference|Tags: |0 Comments

Celebrate 50 Years of United Methodist

Did you know that 2018 marks 50 years since the formation of The United Methodist Church? According to, the United Methodist Church was officially formed on April 23, 1968, with the unification of the Methodist Church and the Evangelical United Brethren Church, along with [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:25:21+00:00May 24th, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Oakwood Preschool Director Reception

Mark your calendars for May 29th, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm. We are having a Come & Go reception for our outgoing preschool director Fara Pace. The reception will be held from 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm in Overton Hall (on the West [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:34:01+00:00May 23rd, 2018|Categories: News|Tags: , |0 Comments

Elevate Students Ministry

Elevate Students Elevate Students is a Leadership and Academic Program Making a Difference in Student and Family Life in Our City For this school year, May 17th is the last day for our Elevate Students ministry. Every Thursday, March 22 - May 17 @ [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:40:09+00:00May 13th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

New Member Class Updated in May

What about our Spiritual membership? Let’s Talk about it on Sundays at the 10:00 a.m. during Sunday School hour. The newly updated members class meets in the Pastor's Study in the church office adjacent to the sanctuary Worship Center at Oakwood United Methodist Church, [...]

By |2018-06-25T13:54:47+00:00May 9th, 2018|Categories: Newsletter|Tags: , , |0 Comments

The Differences between Healthy Families and Dysfunctional Families

Read the article below about healthy and dysfunctional families. Then, imagine how the examples can apply to your Church family. There are some parallels to be seen. You see, your Church family really is a "family". As Pastor Rob would say: "there's a word [...]

By |2018-06-25T14:01:33+00:00May 8th, 2018|Categories: Family|Tags: |0 Comments

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 [...]

By |2018-06-25T14:05:43+00:00April 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 |2018-06-25T14:09:59+00:00April 8th, 2018|Categories: Missions|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, Kingdom Man, Oakwood UMC Lubbock Texas Men’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).  (Click For Details) This session, we are studying “Kingdom Man: Every Man’s Destiny, Every Woman’s Dream” by Dr. Tony Evans (former NFL chaplain). Here’s a quote from that book:
“A kingdom man is the kind of man that when his feet hit the floor each morning the devil says, ‘Oh crap, he’s up!'”.

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. Daylight Saving Time Ending

    Fall Back, Nov 4th, 2018

    November 4 @ 2:00 am - 2:01 am CST
  2. Veterans Day USA, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Veterans Day 2018

    November 11
  3. Thanksgiving, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Thanksgiving 2018

    November 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST