Ministry Opportunities Abound!

With over 30 Ministry groups, ranging from seasonal or periodic to year-round, Oakland provides many opportunities to serve your Lord and your community. If you’re being called to a Ministry that you don’t see, let us know!

Ministry Opportunities

2018 CommUNITY Pig Roast

2018 CommUNITY Pig Roast May 19, 2018 from 12:00-5:00pm Two Mile Run County Park in Franklin (Justus/Mackey Pavilions) Join your Community for the third annual CommUNITY Pig Roast! This

  • Mission and Ministry Auction, Oakland

Mission and Ministry Auction

About the Missions and Ministry Auction The Annual Missions and Ministry Auction, which was first held in May 2010, is Oakland's largest fundraising event of the year. Proceeds

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Fall Festival

Saturday, October 15, 2016 5K Sponsors Thank you for the continued support from all of our gracious sponsors! Overall 5K Winners Overall Winner -

Quilters

About the Quilters The Quilters group is a ministry that has been active at Oakland for over 40 years. That's right, 40 years! This is one of Oakland's most

  • Bible Study Group, Oakland United Methodist Church

Bible Study Group

About the Bible Study Groups When it comes to Bible Study at Oakland, you have options! We have two regular Bible Study meetings: Tuesday Evening Small Group, and Wednesday Morning

  • Painting Sessions Ministry, Oakland United Methodist Church

Painting Sessions

About Painting Sessions Painting Sessions is a fun ministry that was created to help those who are interested in improving their painting skills while enjoying fellowship with others.

Emmaus Gathering

About the Emmaus Gathering The purpose of Emmaus is to strengthen the local church through spiritual renewal of its members. Although we encourage each person to participate in a

  • Fellowship Luncheons, Oakland United Methodist Church

Fellowship Luncheons

About Fellowship Luncheons Oakland enjoys gathering in fellowship, especially when there is food involved! On the 4th Sunday of each month, congregation members gather in the fellowship hall and

  • Men's Group, Oakland United Methodist Church

Men’s Group

About the Men's Group Men's Group is a new Ministry at Oakland United Methodist. The purpose of this group is simple: to set time aside for men of the church

Visitation Team

About the Visitation Team The Visitation Team has a mission of making a difference in someone's life by offering its time through attentive conversation and prayer. Many times, people

Praise Team

About the Praise Team The Praise Team is one of Oakland's many musical ministries. An essential component of our Sunday Worship, the Praise Team offers a contemporary selection of

  • Adult Choir, Oakland United Methodist Church

Adult Choir

About the Adult Choir The Adult Choir has been a vital part of the worship service since Oakland UMC’s inception. Celebrating a variety of musical styles from old-time

United Methodist Women

About the United Methodist Women The United Methodist Women (UMW) is a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons through Jesus

Junior Followers

About the Junior Followers The Junior Followers is a group for 2nd-5th grade children that aims to create fellowship and faith development, all while having a great time! This ministry

Truthseekers

About the Truthseekers The Truthseekers Senior High Youth Group gathers weekly at Oakland United Methodist Church. Meetings consist of devotionals and discussion, games, food and fellowship. In addition to regular

  • College Support Team, Oakland United Methodist Church

College Support Team

About the College Support Group The College Support team has a mission of keeping the young adults, especially those entering either college or the military, connected to their "roots"

  • Children, Kids, Oakland United Methodist

Children’s Choir

About the Children's Choir The Children's Choir is a way to introduce the church's children to Christian music through worship participation. Plus, who doesn't love to see the kids

  • Sunshine Baskets, Oakland United Methodist Church

Sunshine Baskets and Baby Bags

About Sunshine Baskets and Baby Bags The Sunshine Baskets and Baby Bags ministry shares the joy of Jesus Christ through an offering of love. Members of this group

Young Couples Small Group

About the Young Couples Small Group The Young Couples Small Group is a new ministry at Oakland in 2015. This group aims to create an atmosphere of fun and