Welcome to The Grove!


You can watch service on Youtube https://www.youtube.com/c/EmoryGroveUMC


“Therefore welcome one another as Christ has welcomed you, for the glory of God.” ~Romans 15:7

  • SISTERS’ UNITED | 1-2PM pickup  every 3rd Saturday at Emory Grove UMC; please donate the following items:

    • Avery House” Women’s Center –  Chips, crackers, cookies, 8-oz. water, juice boxes, and cleaning supplies.
    • Interfaith Works Women’s Center – Soup, noodles, chips, crackers, breakfast foods, water, and juice
    • “Progress Place” Women’s Center-  Towels, twin size blankets, full-size lotion, shampoo, deodorant , hand sanitizer and any non-perishable microwavable foods. 

Questions/Contact:  Sis. D’Mitra Lofton, (301) 979-2926 

Events in the Community

Montgomery County Council to Hold  Black History Month Commemoration on Tuesday, February 7 at 11:30AM

The theme for this year’s commemoration is Black Resistance through faith, education, activism, political representation, and Black fraternities and sororities. 

This year’s commemoration will recognize Rev. Timothy B. Warner, pastor of Emory Grove United Methodist Church, Carolyn Taylor, former resident of the historic Emory Grove community, Montgomery County Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Monifa B. McKnight, Michelle McNeil Gill, president of the Theta Omega Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Kenneth Clark, former president of the Iota Upsilon Lambda Chapter of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc., Willie Pearl Mackey King, civil rights activist, and Councilmembers Will Jawando and Laurie-Anne Sayles. 

The commemoration will take place in-person at the Council Office Building. Residents can stream the commemoration live or after the fact on the Council’s YouTube and Facebook pages. The commemoration will also be televised on County Cable Montgomery, cable channels 996 (HD) and 6 (SD) on Comcast; channels 1056 (HD) and 6 (SD) on RCN; and channel 30 on Verizon.

Grapevine@The Grove

FEBRUARY 2023 Announcements | At A Glance! (click)

Parent, youth are encouraged to attend in person.  To join us virtually, on occasion, the Zoom Link: https://us06web.zoom.us/j/83057509367?pwd=TVpJRGJvdHNHSlVTVDJ2c2k1bFVYQT09 (this will be the same each class). 

Upcoming Classes | 5-7PM

  • Sunday, February 5 – Confirmation Class | Epworth UMC 
  • Sunday, February 19 – Confirmation Class | Epworth UMC
  • Sunday, March 5 – Confirmation Class | Goshen UMC
MARCH 30 (DEADLINE) – Now accepting applications for the Annual  College Scholarship.  The Baltimore-Washington Conference will be awarding scholarships for qualified students currently attending college, as well as high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall of 2023.  The application process is now open.  For details about the individual scholarships or to apply for a scholarship, please visit


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