Welcome Home to Ocala West United Methodist Church! Thank you for visiting our website.
We look forward to seeing you this Sunday!
Our Sunday morning worship services are at 8:00 a.m., 9:30a.m., and 11:00 a.m. We have two different worship styles: Contemporary and Traditional. The Traditional services are at 8:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m. and the Contemporary service is at 9:30 a.m. Below, you will find answers to several frequently asked questions regarding worship at Ocala West United Methdodist Church.
Does your church like to have visitors?
What should I wear to worship?
What is your music like?
Do you have programming for children or grandchildren?
What do I do after service?
Ocala West UMC is an accessible property with handicapped parking. We welcome all to be our guest at worship.
Covered Drop Off–A covered round-a-bout is located directly in front of the sanctuary.
Golf Cart Ministry–For those with mobility issues or who park away from our buildings, please watch for our friendly golf cart driver who would love to pick you up and help you to the building. The golf cart ministry also provides a quicker, drier means to enter worship on wet days.
Welcome Center–Directly in front of you as your enter the Narthex (lobby of the sanctuuary) is a Welome Center. Here you will find members and friends who volunteer during worship services and at major events to answer your questions, direct you to spaces you may be looking for, and to help you feel welcomed. Please stop by the Welcome Center soon.
Coffee, Juice, and a Treat–Just to the right of our Welcome Center through the open double doors you will find “The Gathering Place.” The Gathering Place is the Sunday morning refreshment hub and a great place to initiate a conversation with old and new friends.
Hearing Assist Devices are available from the Sound Booth in the back of our Sanctuary and TCoil is available throughout our sanctuary. TCoil is a hearing assistance system found in many Performing Arts Centers and University Auditoriums that works directly with many hearing aids that people wear everyday. For more information on TCoil, please click here or ask at the Welcome Center.
Large Print Hymnals and Large Print Bibles are available at the Welcome Center.
Children’s & Grandchildren’s Worship Activity Bags are available at the Welcome Center during worship. These bags contain small treats, toys, coloring pages, and more.
Gluten-free Bread is available at the Welcome Center on Communion Sundays–the first Sunday of each month and at Special Services involving communion.