Welcome to the website of Church of the Palms, a part of the United Methodist Church, where we believe a life connected to God, and a life connected to one another, is the most meaningful life there is!
Sisters Too! Bible study group meets on Tuesdays from 2 - 3 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall.
Open to all this group will continue a study of Job led by Pastor Pete on June 25, resuming at Job 6:1.
The Sisters! Bible Study meets on Wednesdays from 8:30 - 9:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. A light breakfast is served. The Sisters! are currently studying the book of Romans, picking up with Romans 6:15 on June 26.
Join this group as often as you can and enjoy the fellowship and discussion.
The Bell Campaign is underway with just 1 more bell to be purchased! This is a great opportunity for you to honor or memorialize a special person in your life! Watch for continued updates!
It is exciting to know that people are also excited about having a Bell Choir! Although each bell costs $285, which includes a personalized inscription, any donation will be greatly appreciated towards the Bell Campaign.
Contact Norma Brown with questions.
Register now for Athens: Paul's Dangerous Journey To Share The Truth Vacation Bible School. The dates are July 22-26 from 5:30 p.m. 8:30 p.m.
The cost is $5 per participant with a maximum for families of 5 or more at $20. 4 yrs to adult (those 12 -17 yrs need to have an adult participant present)
Make sure to register NOW while space remains. We prefer online registrations but will accept paper registrations. Simply print the paper form and return it to the church office as soon as possible.
The "Gathering", our contemporary worship experience, meets every Saturday evening at 5:30 p.m. This week, June 29, Portia Foden will lead us in worship and Pastor Pete will share the message "No Turning Back" Lauren McLeod will lead us in music including:
- The Great I Am
- Touch the Sky
- I Will RIse
Join in a time of community following the worship and share in a light meal.
Come experience the most meaningful life there is - "Connected To God, and Connected to One Another" - at Church of the Palms.
Join the people who have found electronic giving to be convenient, safe, and easy.
Church of the Palms utilizes VANCO, a trusted and provided service provider endorsed by the UMC General Commission on Finance and Administration.
An authorization form and a “Frequently Asked Questions” flyer are available from the church office. You may also visit the donation page on our website at www.palmsumc.org/giveonline where you can create your account to start giving online.
There are several opportunities to participate in small group studies on Sunday mornings. Each has a stand-alone subject every week, so attend as schedules permit. Contact the study leader for a book.
Sunday morning adult studies:'
Contemporary Style Worship
Saturdays, 5:30 p.m.
Classic Style Worhip
Sundays, 8:30 a.m. / 11 a.m.
June 29 / 30
No Turning Back
July 6 / 7
It's Not Always Easy!
Luke 10:1-11, 16-20
July 13 / 14
Serving a Broken World
July 20 / 21
Whom Are You Really Serving?
July 27 / 28
Portia Foden, Proclaimer
August 3 / 4
August 10 / 11
August 17 / 18
Portia Foden, Proclaimer
1425 Okatie Highway
Okatie SC 29909
M-Th 9-2 p.m.
Church of the Palms is pleased to announce the introduction of an electronic option for making regular offerings, making contributions to the capital campaign/building fund, paying for books, and other donations.
Contributions can now be debited automatically from your checking or savings account or processed using your credit or debit card. Our electronic giving option, enabled by Vanco Payment Solutions, offers safety, security, and convenience for you and easier processing of funds for our church.
Vanco is endorsed by the General Council on Finance and Administration.