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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+00:00February 15th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: , |0 Comments

Valentines Day

Significance of Valentine's Day Valentine's Day, also known as Saint Valentine's Day or the Feast of Saint Valentine, is an extremely popular holiday that celebrates and honors St Valentine and to express gratitude and love to dear ones. History of Valentine's Day Historically, Valentine's Day [...]

By |2018-11-09T10:45:38+00:00February 14th, 2019|Tags: |Comments Off on Valentines Day

Thanksgiving 2018

Thursday, Nov. 22nd: Thanksgiving is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in November in the United States of America. Traditionally, this holiday celebrates the giving of thanks for the autumn harvest. Thanks to officeholidays.com for the background info (this text is copied from their website). The [...]

By |2018-10-08T12:21:32+00:00November 22nd, 2018|Comments Off on Thanksgiving 2018

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+00:00November 11th, 2018|Tags: |Comments Off on Veterans Day 2018

Consecration Sunday is Coming

November 18th, 2018 @ 10:30 a.m. is Consecration Sunday at Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas. On that day, we will have a combined family worship service, instead of our usual two contemporary and traditional services. Members and friends are invited and urged to attend [...]

By |2018-11-01T14:42:11+00:00November 1st, 2018|Categories: Faith|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Trunk or Treat 2018

Trunk or Treat Fall Outreach, October 31st @ 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Oakwood United Methodist Church, 2215 58th St., Lubbock, TX [Google Maps link]. Bring the kids to a safe, fun & more convenient alternative to the old way of having to drive through different [...]

By |2018-10-26T12:23:03+00:00October 26th, 2018|Categories: Kids|Tags: , |0 Comments

All Saints Day Combined Service

October 28th, 2018: Combined Family Service @ 10:30 a.m. at Oakwood United Methodist Church, 2215 58th St., Lubbock, TX [Google Maps link]. On that Sunday, we will have a baptism, and we will observe All Saints Day; come honor with us the 'communion of saints'. [...]

By |2018-10-16T09:40:50+00:00October 11th, 2018|Categories: Faith|Tags: , |0 Comments

Age of the Universe: Biblical Perspective

Many scientists claim the universe to be about 15 billion years old. Still, many people believe the universe creation time line to be about 6,000 years old. Would you be surprised if you learned that both figures could be true? Don’t run away just yet! [...]

By |2018-08-17T10:30:47+00:00August 20th, 2018|Categories: Faith|Tags: , , |0 Comments

United Methodist Women District Meeting

Our Oakwood United Methodist Women are hosting the United Methodist Women District Meeting on August 25th, 2018. Brunch starts at 9:00 am, and the meeting starts at 9:30 am. If you would like to bring a breakfast casserole, sweet bread, a fruit platter or cheese [...]

By |2018-08-16T22:06:59+00:00August 16th, 2018|Categories: Ministry|Tags: |0 Comments

Can We Know The Meaning Of Life?

49,000 times a month, people in the United States search Google for "what is the meaning of life".  All those people are searching Google, instead of opening a Bible.  There's a "playbook for life", some of us call it The Bible.  Sadly, not everyone knows [...]

By |2018-08-08T08:42:22+00:00August 8th, 2018|Categories: Faith|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. Thanksgiving, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Thanksgiving 2018

    November 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST
  2. Two Christmas Eve Family Worship Services, Oakwood UMC Lubbock Texas

    Christmas Eve Night Service

    December 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CST
  3. Valentines Day, Oakwood United Methodist Church, Lubbock Texas

    Valentines Day

    February 14, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm CST