Winchester, VA

Our Mission

"The mission of the Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world."

(Book of Discipline of the United Methodist Church)


We hope you will join us for any upcoming church services and activities. Please join us for worship and Sunday School, each Sunday at 8:30am and 11:00am, at our downtown campus.

We are one church with two locations!

Worship, education, and fellowship occur at our downtown campus located at 
308 N. Braddock Street, Winchester, VA
Fellowship, service, and recreation often occur at out Apple Pie Ridge Campus located at: 
362 Apple Pie Ridge Road across from the elementary school

If you would like to know more about what's happening in our church click the "Calendar" tab or our "Newsletter" tab for more information.
If you like to know what to expect click here! We have many opportunities to get involved
Thanks for visiting our website and may God bless you richly.

Regular Weekly Worship

8:30 and 11am

 Sunday School
See the varieties of classes we offer, click here!

Want to meet our Pastor?

Want to know more about our church, our pastor, or meet some of our church members in a relaxed setting? Please consider joining us for Coffee, Lunch, or Dinner with the Pastor. Coffee with Rev. White will be held every Thursday from 1:00-2:00pm at the Espresso Bar and Cafe in the downtown walking mall (across from Brewbaker's). Lunch will be traditionally held the last Monday of every month at 12:00pm at Mission BBQ, and Dinner traditionally the last Thursday of the month at 6:30pm at TGIFriday's! Watch the calendar of events for specific dates. 

To let us know if you are coming for coffee!

To let us know if you are coming for lunch!

To let us know you are coming for dinner!

Hope to see you there!

Current News from our Church

Apple Butter!

Look for Apple Butter in the tear sheet and in our bulletins in the next couple weeks! For more details look under our "Tear Sheet" under the Calendar menu.

Computer Class

For those who are interested in understanding computers better come join Bryon in the Gathering Place at 6pm on Thursday, October 11th. This class is for anyone that needs help with computers. If it goes well we can talk about having it being monthly or something. See you then!

Fall Festival

Come join us for a children's fall festival! Come play games like pumpkin checkers, pumpkin tic-tac-toe or relay races! It is going to be held at the church property (APR CAMPUS) on October 20th at 11pm until 2pm or on the 21st for a rain date at 1pm-4pm. View so you can print the flyer!!

Kid's Halloween Party

Come join us for some Halloween fun in the Gathering Place on October 27th at 6:00pm.

Movie Night!

Come join us for a western-themed movie on November 17th at 6:00pm at the APR property (APR Campus). Rain date is the same but the location is at our Downtown Campus.

Newsletters and Bulletins

The current bulletin and October 2018 Newsletter are up on the website. Go to Newsletter and Bulletins to find them.

New Group! New Voices

It is an opportunity to sing and learn about contemporary music. We will sing the songs we learn in worship as well as others and learn about contemporary worship experience is necessary. Come sing along with us just for the joy of it!

Tear sheet

The tear sheet or as we call it, our electronic tear sheet, has been updated recently. Please look up on the top menu for the new form option on our website or click here if you want to get there quicker.

Some changes that were made...

Little changes were made as we dust off the cobwebs on certain web pages. Please bear with us as we continually provide a current and updated website for you to enjoy.

John Handley High School Choral Concert

Come join the Handley High School Choirs in the Sanctuary of our downtown campus! The Choirs with the direction of Mrs. Gloria Law will present their Fall Concert with us. The students have received honors locally and on state level in choral and solo performances. Please come and enjoy the musical talents of these students. These are the same students that do the Apple Blossom Coronation each year!  

Musica Viva


Come join Lew Costello and Melody Harmon at the Sanctuary of Grace Lutheran on Saturday, October 14th at 4pm. This program is called, "This is Why We Sing!" and will feature different styles and audience participation.


Come join Musica Viva for their "fun-raiser" at the Alamo on Saturday, October 27th at 11am. There will be a showing of the 1974 Mel Brooks spoof, "Young Frankenstein". You can grab your tickets online or at the door. Come out and enjoy lunch with others from the community.

Community Garden

If you would like to sing up to help Stacy Stickley with the Community Garden Project, sign-up on the "Tear Sheet" under the "Calendar" menu at the top of this page. If you want to know more about this project go to the page itself listed as "Community Garden Project".

Come sing with us!

Join us in the fall on September 5th and every Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 7:30pm to sing with the Chancel Choir! No experience necessary, if you just want to sing God's graces that's all we need! Contact Melody Harmon (540-667-3514) for more information. Private instruction is there for those who need it. We are small in number but great in spirit!


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Mark your calendars for the following dates! Details are on the calendar page. Click this!
*All calendars are being meshed into one to make it easier for everyone.*

October 8th- JHHS Choir Concert
October 11th - Computer Class
October 14th - First Feeds
October 14th - UMM/W Meeting
October 14th - Musica Viva Concert
October 16th- Staff Meeting
October 16th - Worship Meeting
October 17th-20th - Apple Butter
October 20th - Fall Festival
October 23rd- Staff Meeting
October 23rd- Finance Meeting
October 27th- Musica Viva "Fun-Raiser"
October 27th - Kid's Halloween Party
October 28th- District Conference
October 30th- Influence Worship 2018 Seminar
October 30th- Charge Conference
October 31st- Choir Rehearsal