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Welcome to Lakewood UMC!

Are you looking for a place where you’ll feel loved, encouraged, and challenged? Then Lakewood United Methodist Church may be the right place for you! Here, you will find friends for a lifetime.

From our Pastor

We would like to personally invite you to explore the ministries, programs and opportunities here at Lakewood UMC. We are striving to be a church of relevant teaching, powerful prayer, and loving relationships. No matter where you have been in life, we invite you to be a part of Lakewood Church.

Steve Place | Pastor


Core Beliefs and Values

Our Core Beliefs include: God: God is Triune (three in one) Father, Son and Holy Spirit Jesus: Jesus is the only Savior and Lord of all and that Jesus Christ is the only way to be reconciled to God, the Father Holy Spirit:  The Holy Spirit is God’s gift to the church and gives power and gifts for the ministry of the Church;  [/one_third_last] Church: 1) The Church is the hope of the world and is God’s plan for reaching the…

Purpose, Mission, and Vision

OUR PURPOSE We are a family of believers who proclaim Jesus is Lord. We teach that salvation is only through Jesus Christ according to God’s holy Word, the Bible. We are committed to bringing others to Christ and to equip believers to love and serve those in our church, our community, and around the world. Our Mission Lakewood United Methodist Church exists to bring others to Christ (Draw them in), equip people (Build them up), to love and serve our…

What to Expect

We want your experience at Lakewood UMC to be great all the way! From amazing kid’s ministries to contemporary worship and messages, our weekend services are a place where you can encounter the life-changing presence of God. Below you will find some helpful information on what to expect when you arrive at a service. We want your visit to feel as comfortable as possible, so be sure to contact us if you should have any questions; you can also ask…

Next Steps

Lakewood exists to BRING others to a vital relationship with Jesus, equipping them to BUILD in knowledge and discipline, and to SEND them out in loving service to others. It can be overwhelming to get involved in a church. We’re here to make that process easier for you! Whether you’re looking to meet some people, figure out where to plug in, or to find out more about Jesus or Lakewood UMC — taking a next step doesn’t have to be…