Oak Grove United Methodist Church

Hattiesburg, MS

MINISTRIES

There is a ministry for everyone


Men's Ministry

Men's Club meets the first Monday of each month at 6:00 pm in the Family Life Center for a meal, devotion and program.  Special events include an annual BBQ, Church Night Out and Local Service Projects.  All men of all ages are invited.


Women's Ministry

MES Circle meets the last Monday of each month at 6:30 pm in the Family Life Center for a meal, devotion and program.  Special events include the Thanksgiving Dinner, Feed the Wesley Foundation and Local Service Projects.

Knit Wits meets each Wednesday night at 6:30 pm in the Church Parlor for a devotion and a time of fellowship.  Their special ministry is knitting and crocheting prayer shawls that are given to those in need of a special touch. "Jesus is the thread that binds us together."

Senior Adult Ministry

Good Timers meets the third Monday of each month at 11:30 am in the Family Life Center for a meal and a program.  The Good Timers also plan special outings to various places of interest and support local service projects.

Local Missions and Outreach

Serving Christ through our service to others


  Food Pantry: OGUMC operates a Food Pantry that is open on Monday and Wednesday from 9 am until 11:30 am for Lamar County residents.

     Meals on Wheels:  OGUMC delivers nutritious meals supplied by Christian Services to elderly, homebound or disabled individuals in our surrounding area on Tuesday and Thursday.  Contact our office for more information on MOW.

     Nursing Home Visitation:  OGUMC visits our area nursing home residents the third Saturday of each month.  Our members share a special time of fellowship and prayer with the residents and also deliver the sacrament of Holy Communion.

     Prison Ministry:  OGUMC provides a meal each quarter with the Forrest County Detention Center.  In addition to the meal, our praise band provides worship music and a time of prayer.  Goodie bags at Christmas are also provided. 

Youth Group

Come and hang out at Youth Group! We have a ton of cool stuff going on like Base Camp, Student Life, Sunday Funday, Wednesday Night Youth, Girls Group and Mission Projects. Not only do we have a lot of fun, but we tackle serious issues going on with our youth today.  Check out the calendar for our schedule.

Children Ministry

Kids are welcome to join in! We have a ton of fun stuff going on here. We get to learn about the life of Jesus and the Bible while often digging into some games and arts and crafts.