Gainesville United Methodist Church

Being the hands and feet of Christ




Welcome to Gainesville UMC or "GUM Church" as we are sometimes known. 

"GUM Church" 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!


Ash Wednesday

We invite you to join us for our Ash Wednesday worship service, on Wednesday, Feb. 10th at 7pm. We will gather to worship together through song, scripture, a brief message as well as imposition of ashes and Holy Communion. Come as you are and join us for this special service marking the beginning of Lent.


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 will be held at 7pm in the sanctuary. Come and Worship!

Email Notices

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Youth Spring Retreats

Registration for our 2016 Spring Youth Retreats is now open! Our Middle School students will be headed to JOURNEY - a weekend filled with fun, games & awesome worship - while our High School students will be headed back for a relaxing retreat weekend in Bethany Beach. For more information & to sign up for these incredible weekends, click here or visit the "Retreats" tab under Youth/Student Ministries at the top of the page. We hope that you'll join us this spring!