Thursday, April 25, 2019

SAA Meeting

6:30 pm
Friday, April 26, 2019

Parents' Evening Out

6:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Sunday, April 28, 2019

Godly Play

10:00 am

All-Church Lunch

12:00 pm

AA Meeting

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday, April 29, 2019


7:00 pm

NA Meeting

8:00 pm
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Sermon Starters

7:00 am

YA Happy Hour (click for info)

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

SAA Meeting

6:30 pm


7:00 pm
Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Retiree Ministry

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

Rummage Collection

6:15 pm – 7:30 pm

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Easter Hymns & History Class

Easter Hymns & History Sunday, April 28 at 10:00am Fellowship Hall Join us at the Easter Hymns and History class on Sunday, April 28, at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel. We'll learn a little about some popular …Read More

King Avenue Digest 4/19/19

The King Avenue Digest highlights the biggest "good of the order" events, and those that are most close at hand. Look through the articles on our Home Page ( or within ministry and mission pages …Read More

Register for the Retirees Lunch

Retiree Ministry May Gathering The monthly gathering for KAUMC retirees/semi-retirees is Wednesday, May 1, from 11:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M. in the Fellowship Hall. There will be a choice of activities: Card …Read More

Young Adults Happy Hour

Young Adults Happy Hour  Wednesday, April 30th  Join us for Happy Hour at Press Pub on 5th Avenue in Grandview from 5:30 to 7:30 - we are looking forward to catching up with everyone as we head into Spring! 

Cuisine for a Cause - THANK YOU!

Thank you for your support! The eleventh annual Cuisine For A Cause is in the books! The money we raised – over $28,000 – is desperately needed by the orphanage as they struggle to provide food, …Read More

NNEMAP Volunteers Needed

NNEMAP Volunteers Needed This month’s NNEMAP announcement is a plea for more volunteers. Our OSU students will be leaving at the end of the month, and they have provided great support as a part of OSU’s …Read More

SPECTRUM Announcements - May & June 2019

SPECTRUM News for May 2019 Hello, friends!  Here’s an update on what your Spectrum team has in the works.        TEE SHIRTS!  GET YOUR WHITE HOT TEE SHIRTS! …Read More

Preparations for Spring Rummage Sale

Preparations for United Methodist Women’s Spring Rummage Sale The spring rummage sale is Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11.   Sorting dates in preparation for the sale are April 8, 11, 15,18, 22, 25, …Read More

King Avenue Players – Miscast Cabaret

King Avenue Players presents the third annual 
MISCAST CABARET May 11, 2019 at 8pm 
Join us for a hilarious mix-up of performers singing songs from roles in which they would NEVER be cast. Tickets are $15 before May …Read More

Prayer Partners

Prayer Partners Closet In this time of refreshing and re-creation of the earth, as we watch the land come alive, we hear the bees buzzing, feel the spring winds as they cool the surrounding world, feel the droplets of rain …Read More

Good Grief Camp (Youth grade 6-12)

Good Grief Camp for Youth (Middle and High School) Sundays, 10-10:45 am March 31-May 26 in the Donnenwirth Lounge Have you ever struggled with a loss - no matter how big or small – a parent, friend, pet, …Read More

Capital Campaign on Hold

King Avenue Church Capital Campaign Put on Pause Some of you may have heard that King Avenue was in the preliminary stages of planning a capital campaign. There are both expensive brick and mortar concerns that must be …Read More

ACTIONS in Response to General Conference

RESPONSE TO GENERAL CONFERENCE 2019 – TAKING ACTION Be assured that King Avenue will remain the joyful, grace-filled church it has always been. Other than expanding our ministries, nothing will change. We are NOT …Read More

King Avenue Children, Youth, & Family Ministry April-May 2019

EGGSTRAVAGANZA 2019 – A Holy Week and Easter Celebration Saturday, April 13 at 10am King Avenue Church - Fellowship Hall Come join in a festive celebration with Holy Week and Easter Activities, Games and an Easter …Read More

Rethinking Apportionments

Rethinking Apportionments Following the Special Session of the General Conference Effective March 6, we shall direct the King Avenue Church finance office to place all of our monthly apportionment payments in an escrow …Read More

Reconciling Ministries Network Statement Following UMCGC 2019

RMN Statement on General Conference 2019 Decision We at Reconciling Ministries Network (RMN) are deeply grateful for the work of the delegates to the Special Session of General Conference 2019. We are thankful to participants, …Read More

RMN - What do we do next?

Friends, As we return from St. Louis after a week of unexpected beauty, terrible pain, and deep injustice, questions are pouring in: what just happened? What does it mean? What do we do next? What happens to Reconciling …Read More

West Ohio Conference Summary of UMCGC 2019

Overview Of The Special Session Of General Conference 2019 A Special Session of the General Conference of The United Methodist Church took place February 23-26, 2019 in St. Louis, Missouri. The purpose was to act on a report …Read More

The United Methodist Church & Our Future

New Page on our Website In response to the United Methodist Church Special Session of the General Conference and the passage of the Traditionalist Plan, we will be actively supporting our LGBTQIA+ and studying a future that …Read More

Children, Youth, & Family Ministry - Spring Events

KACYFM Happenings: Mark your calendars for the upcoming February and March events for King Avenue Children, Youth, and Family Ministries.  Click here to download the FEB/MARCH Flyer. Click here to download the …Read More

Real Parenting Class

Real People Real Parenting Small Group Join other parents and caregivers to discuss topics for Christian parents,  find support through each other’s experiences, and build stronger relationships with other …Read More

Grief Recovery Method Support Group & Workshop

The Grief Recovery Method® Grief Support Group The Action Program for Moving Beyond Death, Divorce, and Other Losses Myths about grief: Time heals all wounds Be strong for others Replace the loss Bury your …Read More

Coming Out with God

Coming Out with God Support Group  Coming Out with God is an adult, faith-based discussion group offering support and encouragement for anyone in the “coming out” process.  We use …Read More

Faith Dive Adult Sunday School

Faith Dive Adult Sunday School  Join us in this ongoing group at 10:00 Sunday mornings in the Logos Lounge (L1) where we discuss how Christian discipleship confronts and gives meaning to our place in this world …Read More

Techie Type Volunteer Opportunity - Cuisine for a Cause

TECHIE HELP WANTED  The Cuisine For A Cause committee needs an additional member with some mild technical expertise. We are looking for a mission-minded individual who understands the Mail Merge feature of Microsoft …Read More

Changing the Conversation 2018

This year's Changing the Conversation series will bring Dr. Ling Lam to King Avenue Church. Ling Lam, Ph.D. is a Lecturer in the Counseling Psychology Department at Santa Clara University, where he teaches Couple …Read More

Darren Calhoun - Changing the Conversation 2017

King Avenue United Methodist Church to Host 
The Intersection of Racial & LGBTQ Identity Talking about race, faith, and sexuality isn’t always easy, but it’s needed now more than ever. King Avenue …Read More

King Avenue Hosts John Shore 2016

Sunday, October 2 at 7:00pm King Avenue United Methodist Church Changing the Conversation Speaker Series "5 Truths About the Bible (And What They Tell Us About LGBT People)," John …Read More

Changing the Conversation - Rachel Held Evans 2015

An Evening with  Author Rachel Held Evans Friday, April 17 at 7pm It is not a secret that many young people feel less interested in the church than ever before. Churches are engaging the question of why young …Read More

New to King Avenue?

  Our Mission We invite, welcome and honor all people and nurture them to grow in service with Christ.   Our Vision Statement “We are a community of servants called by God’s …Read More