Sunday, May 31, 2015

Summer Children's AWE

11:00 am – 12:00 pm

Lit Club

7:00 pm

AA Meeting

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Monday, June 1, 2015

Al Anon Meeting

6:00 pm


7:00 pm

NA Meeting

8:00 pm
Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Sermon Starters

7:00 am

SAA Meeting

6:30 pm


7:00 pm


7:00 pm
Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Thursday, June 4, 2015


12:00 pm

SAA Meeting

6:30 pm
Friday, June 5, 2015

Church Office Closed

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Worship Times
9:00 Morning Blend Informal Worship    
11:00 Traditional Service                


Summer Office Hours

Summer Office Hours The church office is closed on Fridays June 1 through August 31. It will be open Monday — Thursday, 9am – 3pm.

Summer Sunday Cafe'

Summer Sunday Café: Short Films & Discussion Sundays, June 7, 14, 21 and 28 at 10am in Fellowship Hall What do Bullhorn, Lump, Rich, and Noise all have in common? They are NOOMA - films that give everyone a …Read More

Troublesome Bible Passages

Bible Study - Troublesome Bible Passages Have you ever read a passage in the Bible that is difficult to understand and troubling to think about? Sometimes working through those thorny passages stimulates Christian growth. This …Read More

VBS and Summer Children/Youth News

Children - Summer Schedule beginning Sunday, May 24: 8:30-12:15 Nursery 10am: Peace room is available for check in at 10am for children ages 4 - 8. 11am: AWE in the Peace Room for children ages 4 - 8. Summer Sunday …Read More

New Staff

Welcome to Our Newest Staff! Jaired Birks, Intern The West Ohio Conference of the UMC sponsors a summer internship program for college students who are contemplating whether they are called to serve God through ordained …Read More

Prayer Partners Ministry

PRAYER PARTNERS Questions - Are you overwhelmed or struggling with events in your life? Lost a job or been given a difficult diagnosis? Started a new role and don’t have anyone to talk to? Or do you feel lonely and …Read More

United Methodist Women

UNITED METHODIST WOMEN We are very happy to report that our May Rummage Sale was very successful and we have all of our parishioners and friends to THANK for such a wonderful sale. Our Friday sales accounted for …Read More

Pastor Anna Farewell Celebration & Goodbye Letter

FAREWELL RECOGNITION FOR ANNA GUILLOZET As you may know, Pastor Anna Guillozet’s two-year tenure as a Resident Pastor at King Avenue Church will end this June.  In this short time Anna and Garrett, her …Read More

Pride at King Avenue

PRIDE WEEKEND We hope that you will join us as we kick-off Pride Week with our Pride Luncheon on Sunday, June 14 at noon in the Fellowship Hall.  Friday, June 19 is the Pride …Read More

CPR and First Aid Class

First Aid/CPR/AED including infant/child CPR Tuesday, June 16 from 6-10pm King Avenue will hold a First Aid/CPR/AED including infant/child CPR on Tuesday, June 16 from 6–10pm in the Chapel. The cost will depend …Read More

Ice Cream Sunday Concert

Ice Cream Sunday Concert Sunday, June 28 at 3pm Enjoy a concert by our Men’s and Women’s Ensembles, followed by ice cream, on Sunday, June 28 at 3pm in the sanctuary. Our ensembles, which bless us …Read More

Leadership Development Day at King Avenue

  LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT DAY by Doug Gill  Save the Date: Saturday, August 29, 2015  Ever wonder why King Avenue doesn’t do something? The answer is simple. You haven’t …Read More

June Carillon Newsletter and Calendar

June at King Avenue is not a time to slow down and take it easy!  Lots of classes, events, and new faces will be a part of our lives.  Don't miss out on anything.  Download the June Carillon …Read More

Giving Matters

We need your financial support! Through April our expenses are running better than budget. We owe our staff and board leaders a big thank you for keeping their expenses down. Unfortunately, income from offerings is not only …Read More

WOSU Interview - Clergy and SCOTUS

WOSU Radio - Clergy, Churches Argue Gay Marriage As SCOTUS Decision Looms As the country awaits the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision on gay marriage, clergy are weighing possible options. WOSU takes a look at the …Read More

Recognition of HS Graduates

High School Graduate Recognition Sunday - June 7 High School Graduates will be recognized on Sunday, June 7. If you or someone in your home is graduating this year, please send the following information to Rebecca …Read More

Sunday School Teachers Needed

Sunday School Volunteers Needed Volunteers are needed to teach Sunday School for the 2015-2016 school year,  Classes begin August 23, 2015 and will conclude in May 2016.  There are several options for …Read More

Peace with Justice Offering

Peace with Justice On Sunday, May 31 during all worship services a special offering will be collected for Peace with Justice. This special Sunday enables The United Methodist Church to witness to God's hope for a …Read More

SPECTRUM Events Spring - Summer

Hi, Spectrum friends! King Avenue Tshirts will be sold before and after the 11:00 service.  ($15- adult/ $10- youth)  Cash is preferred, but we will take checks made out to King Ave. UMC. …Read More

Register for Mission U

MISSION U Registration begins in April Each July the West Ohio Conference conducts a school of mission on the campus of Ohio Northern University in Ada, Ohio. It has been a very popular program for many of our members. Early …Read More

Tithing: Test Me On This - Book Study

New Adult Sunday School Class beginning May 3 Tithing: Test Me On This by Douglas LeBlanc.   There is a hunger in every human heart for connection, primitive and raw, to God. To satisfy it, many are beginning to …Read More

Upcoming Faith Formation

Bible Study - Troublesome Bible Passages Have you ever read a passage in the Bible that is difficult to understand and troubling to think about? Sometimes working through those thorny passages stimulates Christian growth. This …Read More

Searching for Sunday Book Chat - Wednesdays

Book Study - Searching for Sunday: Loving, Leaving and Finding Church Wednesdays 7:00-8:30, May 13 - July 1 Join us for a weekly Wednesday evening study from 7-8:30pm using Rachel Held Evans' Searching for Sunday: …Read More

Monday Meditation Class

  Meditation: Higher Spirituality and Self Discovery  Mondays, May 18 – July 6 at 7pm in the Fireside Room  Derek Mortland will lead an 8 week journey into greater awareness of the mind …Read More

Kroger Community Rewards

  Kroger Community Rewards Program Did you know every time you shop at Kroger and use your Kroger Plus Card that King Avenue Church earns cash back? Enrollment began on April 1, 2015.   Current …Read More

Preaching Text

Visit the Preaching Text page to find what scripture will be used for Sunday's sermon.  There are links to the preaching scriptures on the page.  Also, don't forget to be a part of the sermon …Read More

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King Avenue UMC

299 King Avenue
Columbus, OH   43201
t. (614) 424-6050