Welcome to the website for the Walnut Grove  United Methodist Church. It has pretty much what you would expect to find on a website – maybe more than we need, but we just want folks to understand who we are and get a sense of us. The best way to find out about us is to visit. I hope you will. I think you will find us inviting and welcoming – but then again, as the  Pastor, I’m probably biased! 

If you come, we promise not to single you out, and we promise you a comfortable place alongside folk just like you as we seek to follow God and where God leads in our personal lives and in our life together as a church.

We believe that every congregation that lifts up Jesus as Lord and Savior needs to help people CONNECT with God, each other and the community; open opportunities for folks to SERVE Jesus as we share his love with our community; create opportunities to learn and GROW in our faith; but the most important is to provide a place for us to WORSHIP in a way that effectively reaches our hearts and our minds.  This isn’t rocket science. It’s just the basic stuff we all need as we seek to follow where God leads.

Check us and this website out, and then come visit us for worship. If you have any questions at all, don’t hesitate to call or email me.


Holy Week and Easter Schedule

As Holy Week approaches, we would like to invite you to the services we will offering:

Sunday., March 25, 6:30 -- Community Palm Sunday Service @ St. Johns UCC, Kenton.  This will be a service of music, presented by the Kenton Sr. High Choir.

Thursday, March 29, 7:00pm -- A Maundy Thursday Service of Remebrance and Holy Communion


Friday, March 30, 12:00pm -- A service remembering the Passion of our Lord.  This will be a combined service with Epworth UMC, First UMC, Dunkirk Grace UMC and Walnut Grove, and will held at the Kenton First UMC located on the corner of North Main Streen and North Street.


Friday, March 30, 7:00pm -- This will be another combined service held at the Walnut Grove UMC.  The evening service will be a reflection on the Stations of the Cross.  Choirs from Kenton First and Walnut Grove will be participating in this service


Saturday, March 31, 7:00pm -- An Easter Vigil Service.  This service will be led by Calvary's Promise, the Walnut Grove Praise Team.


Sunday, April 1, 7:00am -- We will begin our Easter Celebration with a Sunrise Service rejoicing in the resurrection of our Lord Jesus.  The service will be led by our youth group.


Sunday, April 1, 8:00am -- The Easter Breakfast sposored the WGUMC Youth Group


Sunday, April 1, 9:00 -- Easter Worship Celebration!  Join us for our Easter celebration as we celebrate Christ's resurrection from the dead!  Please note, we will not be having our 11:15 worship service on Easter Sunday.


Contact Us
Walnut Grove United Methodist Church
  • 13502 Township Rd 80
    Kenton, Ohio 43326
  • Phone (419) 675-1368
    Mobile (937) 405-8156
  • Email
  • Email Web Admin
Regular Schedule
  • Traditional Worship Service
    – 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
  • Sunday School for All Ages
    – 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
  • Contemporary Worship Celebration
    – 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
  • Jr. High Youth Fellowship (first and third Sunday)
    – 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM
  • Sr. High Youth Fellowship (first and third Sunday)
    – 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM
  • Pastor's Bible Study
    – 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
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