About Us

A community church serving the greater North Pocono area for over 150 years.

Moscow United Methodist Church extends a warm welcome to you, the newcomer, visitor or resident searching for a church home.

We at Moscow United Methodist Church have been ministering to the North Pocono area for more than 150 years.  We pride ourselves in keeping our “family” active in Christ’s work and in maintaining a friendly and warm atmosphere.

We invite you to join us as we worship, learn, grow and share God’s love for Jesus Christ.  Our hearts, our minds and our doors are open to all at the Moscow UMC.


OUR MISSION STATEMENT 

To share God's Love in Jesus Christ through word and action so that all would become followers.

WORSHIP

Sunday Morning Worship Service
  • Sept-May – 11:00 a.m.
  • June-Aug – 10:00 a.m.
  • Children are welcome in our worship services.  Children's Quiet Activity Bags are available in the coat room.  During worship the Children’s Chat is a special message for young people.  Child Care is available for birth through 6 years
  • Holy Communion – 1st Sunday of each Month.  All who seek a closer relationship to God through Jesus Christ are welcome to share in the sacrament.
  • Coffee Hour – 2nd Sunday of each month

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION

  • Sunday School – 9:30 a.m. Sept.-May for ages Kindergarten – Adults
  • Summer Vacation Bible School
  • Adult Bible Studies
  • Membership Classes
  • Jr. High Youth Group (6th-8th Grades) meets every other Sunday afternoon
  • Sr. High Youth Group (9th -12th Grades) meets every other Sunday afternoon

COMMUNITY PROGRAMS

  • Mondays in Moscow–Music and Arts Programs that are hosted at Moscow UMC once monthly Sept-May
  • Watercolor Workshop-Wednesday Evenings
  • North Pocono Ministerium
  • Ecumenical Services hosted at various community churches
  • Red Cross Blood Drives
  • Tuesday Evening Line Dancing Classes at the church
  • "BE HEARD" - teen outreach
  • Election Day Dinners
  • Alcoholics Anonymous

MOSCOW UMC PRE-SCHOOL

Moscow UMC hosts a Preschool to educate children in our community and help them prepare for Kindergarten.  The Moscow UMC Pre-School is staffed by two dedicated and loving teachers. There are several class sessions for different age groups.  Interested parents may contact the Pre-School Director, Megan Gilman, at (570) 249-0200 or at .

OPPORTUNITIES FOR MINISTRY AND GROWTH!

MUSIC

3 Vocal Choirs
  • Children’s Choir– (K-5th Grades)
  • Youth Choir – (6th-12th Grades)
  • Adult Choir – (High School-Adult)
For information about our choirs e-mail our choir director at .

2 Hand-Bell Choirs
  • Youth Ringers – (3rd-8th Grades)
  • Festival Ringers-(High  School - Adult)
For information about our bell choirs e-mail our bell choir director at .

All music rehearsals are Wednesday evenings.  Contact our Director of Music, Norm Campbell, (570) 785-3274 or e-mail him at for more information.

MISSION OUTREACH

  • North Pocono Food Pantry
  • North Pocono Dry Goods Pantry
  • Project Joy Christmas Outreach
  • Angel Tree Ministry
  • Prison Ministry
  • Summer Youth Mission Trips
  • Volunteers in Mission to Haiti

BIBLE STUDIES

We have Bible Studies scheduled at various times throughout the year.  Check the Sunday bulletin for the most recent listing of time and place.

FUN FUNDRAISERS, SERVICE AND FELLOWSHIP

  • Fall Auction
  • Spring Sale
  • Mystery Dinner Theater
  • Wednesday Morning Work Crew

PASTORAL CARE

  • Hospital and Home Visitation
  • Pre-Marital Counseling
  • Pre-Baptismal Counseling
  • Crisis Intervention
Feel free to contact our pastor at 842-7251 or at .

BECOMING A MEMBER 

Membership classes are scheduled periodically.  For more information you may contact the Pastor or the church office at 842-7251 or .

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