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Paoli United Methodist Church

We are a church that welcomes visitors! If you are looking for a church to call home, we urge you to give us a try. We are a growing congregation with a heart for people and a concern for our community. Our worship services combine time-honored traditions with new songs of faith. The message is always a biblically centered approach to living our lives in faith in today's world.

See the service schedule »

Our church's goal is to provide the best possible opportunities for spiritual learning and service through:

  • Worship every Sunday
  • Education of many types including Sunday and Wednesday Bible study
  • Pre-marital counseling by the pastor
  • Marriage counseling
  • Other types of counseling when help is needed
  • Fellowship for all ages
  • Opportunities for Christian service
  • We offer the use of our church building for the Boy Scouts, Red Cross Blood Donation Center and Life Line Screening, plus other worthy causes.
Exterior of the United Methodist Church on a sunny day.
Sanctuary of the Paoli United Methodist Church during a Sunday morning worship service.

Visitors are always welcome at the Paoli United Methodist Church. The church has a place for you to renew and grow in your faith. Here you will be welcome to dedicate your time, talent and treasure to the Lord. Come join us!

Our weekly Sunday morning services are:

Early Worship 8:00 AM
Sunday school
and Bible study
9:00 AM
Second Worship 10:15 AM

Everyone is invited to have a cup of coffee and a donut and share some fellowship in our Fellowship Hall before the Bible study classes begin. Nursery services are available during both the Bible study classes and the worship service.

Advent 2015

November 29, 1st Sunday of Advent
An Advent Service of Lessons and Carols. This year to start off Advent the focus will be on the coming of the Messiah from the perspective of the Old Testament and the Synoptic Gospels.

December 6, 2nd Sunday of Advent
Preschool Christmas Program, 6:30 PM

December 13, 3rd Sunday of Advent
Choir Cantata at 10:15 service

December 20, 4th Sunday of Advent
Children's Musical at 10:15 service

December 24
Christmas Eve Family Service at 7 PM
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service at 11 PM

Click here to see an archive of past sermon topics.

Vacation Bible School

2015 Vacation Bible School was a success! See the pictures and descriptions here.

Today's thought

When you know you are incapable without God, then there is little argument about who should get credit for the accomplishment.

God cares more about your attitude than your aptitude.

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