Our Church

Gum Spring UMC is a community of loving, faithful Christians who are called to love, worship and serve as we seek to make disciples of Jesus Christ. Come join the family of God!



Gum Spring United Methodist Church has been serving the Gum Spring area since 1857. Located in Louisa County but very close to Goochland County, we’re about 20 minutes west of the Short Pump area, and about 45 minutes east of downtown Charlottesville.

Our worship services are at 8:45 am and 11:00 am each Sunday, except the 5th Sunday in a month. On the 5th Sunday we have a single combined Worship Service at 11:00 am. Sunday School classes for all ages are at 9:45 am every Sunday. Nursery care is available during each service and during Sunday School. We celebrate Holy Communion (open to all seeking the presence of Christ) on the first Sunday of each month.

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AUG 2015:

Sunday, Aug 30, is the fifth Sunday of the month, so we will have a single combined Worship Service at 11:00 am. Mission Possible during Sunday School hour starts at 9:45am.

Monday, Aug 31, UMW Meeting - All Women are Welcome to attend, 7pm-9pm.

Weekly AA Meeting - Pathfinders Classroom, Every Tuesday Evening, 7pm-9pm.

Weekly Bell Choir Practice - Every Wednesday Evening, 7pm-8:15pm.

Weekly Adult Choir Practice - Every Wednesday Evening, 7:30pm-9pm.

Saturday, Sep 19, Third Saturday each month, Men's Breakfast, 8am-9am.

Saturday, Sep 26, UMW Craft and Bake Sale, 8am-2pm. Breakfast and Lunch Served.

Wednesday, Sep 30, Wonderful Wednesday, Community Feast, 5:30-7:00pm. This family-style dinner is usually held on the 4th wednesday of every month. Come One, Come All for a night of food and fellowship! There is no charge.

We have many more exciting activities, and hope you will join us as we grow in faithful discipleship. For a complete calendar of activities Click Here

Call us for more information at (804) 556-3494. For more contact options, click here.

We are a part of the Goochland Christian Churches Association. They have a list of county churches and activities on their web site.

Click here for Louisa County social services resources,

May the peace of Christ be with you!




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