Gainesville United Methodist Church

Being the hands and feet of Christ




Welcome to Gainesville United Methodist Church!

GUMC is a loving, welcoming and diverse congregation of people who desire to be the hands and feet of Christ in our world.  

All are welcome here - we hope that you will join us and we look forward to getting to know you!


3rd Annual Wheels for Meals Car Show

Our annual car show is back! We are excited to be hosting our Wheels For Meals car show for the third year this fall - The show will be Sat. October 22nd from 10am-2pm. All makes and models are welcome, and everyone is invited to come check out these awesome cars. All we ask is that you bring a bag of non-perishable food as the price of admission - All food and monies benefit the Haymarket Regional Food Pantry. For more information, check out the car show page or email the organizers. See you on October 22nd!


Worship Services

We offer three Sunday morning worship services - 8:00am, 9:30am and 11:00am. Sunday School is offered at 9:30 and 11 - check our out Worship page for more details on what each service has to offer.

We also offer a Wednesday evening service featuring contemplative praise music, a time of prayers, a short message and weekly communion. The service is at 7pm, each Wednesday, in the sanctuary. Come As You Are and Worship


 Trunk or Treat!

We will be hosting our first annual Trunk or Treat on Sunday, October 30th from 4pm-6pm. ALL are welcome, so bring a friend, bring a neighbor, bring family. We'll have activities and food for the whole family - and we invite you to bring your car/vehicle and plenty of candy to hand out as the kids trick or treat at your trunk! Want to get really into it? There will be a prize for the best decorated/themed car! We hope that you will join us for this awesome event - to sign up your car, or with other questions, please email our Christian Education directors at - See you on the 30th!


Youth Fall Retreat - DNow - Registration

The registration for our fall DNow (Disciple Now) retreat is now open! This awesome in-house retreat is held at the church and our students and adults will stay at host homes each evening. The dates for this year's retreat are November 11-13 - For more information, check the DNow page. If you're ready to sign up, click over to our registration page! If you're an adult and would like to help chaperone the retreat, please email our youth director, Bert Miller.



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