Greenwood Goings On

In-person worship Sundays at 11 a.m. at Greenwood.

Click here to review the protocols for attending.

Check out The Greenwood Grapevine, our weekly virtual bulletin here.

September 2022 Twig Bender

   The latest edition of Greenwood 's world-famous newsletter is now available online here. Deadline for the October 2022 Twig Bender is Friday, September 23.

   Fellowship Dinners Return!

    Join us Wednesday, Oct. 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Greenwood Fellowship Hall for the next Fellowship Dinner. Pulled-pork BBQ, baked beans, cole slaw, dessert, fellowship and fun! Let us know how many places to reserve for you by Sunday, Oct. 10. Fill out the form in the bulletin and drop it in the offering plate, or call (804-266-5314) or email (admin@gumcva.org). Don’t miss the Return of Fellowship Dinners!

Brunswick Stew Sale and Fall Fair

   Coming Saturday, Oct. 29. Read all about it here.

Bag Lunches

   Homemade chicken salad on roll, homemade applesauce, chips, banana pudding — $8/bag. Rider yours on the sign up sheet in the Narthex. Pick up after worship on Sunday, Oct. 23.
 

Longdale School Supplies Drive

   Many thanks to everyone who donated school supplies for Longdale; they've been delivered and are much appreciated.

Prayer Requests

   Greenwood now has a dedicated email address for prayer requests. Email your prayer needs to greenwoodprays@gmail.com. Pastor Josette checks this email inbox daily. All email requests are in strict confidence.

Making a Joyful Noise!

   Greenwood's choir resumed its ministry praising God in song during worship services. The choir rehearses every Thursday night at 6:30 p.m. in the Greenwood choir room. Join them and make a joyful noise unto the Lord!

Greenwood Learning Center

   The Greenwood Learning Center — GUMC’s after school ministry is now taking applications for the Fall 2022 semester. Click here for more info.

Flower Calendar 2022

    Altar flowers given to the glory of God also honor or remember someone and help decorate the Sanctuary. Sign up today. Altar flowers are $20.

​Communion Elements

   Those not planning to attend Greenwood’s In-Person Worship on Communion Sundays can pick up prepackaged and already consecrated communion elements Wednesday through Friday at the Greenwood office between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the last week of each month. 

 

Church Finances​

Despite the quarantine, expenses still must be met. There are several ways you can make your regular donations during the pandemic:

  • Mail your checks to the church office. If you want to include a donation to some ministry like CARITAS, please indicate the ministry and the amount on the memo line of your check .

  • Drop your donation by the church office during office hours: Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Get yourself a Cash App account and pay securely on line at  $GUMCVA. Funds go straight to each church’s bank account. A statement will go to the respective church financial secretary to record your giving, and your privacy is assured.

Our Monthly Newsletter


Deadline for the October 2022 issue of the Twig Bender is Friday, Sep. 23.

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View the Twig Bender Archives here.

Our Weekly Worship Service Bulletin
Greenwood's Online Calendar