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Preschool applications for the 2014-2015 year are now being accepted.  Please see our Preschool page for more details.

Preschool Board will meet on Sunday, August 17 at 6:30 p.m.
SPRC meeting reminder on Thursday, August 14 at 7:00 p.m.
Street Ministry will gather at the church Saturday, August 16 at 11:00 a.m. to make lunches for the homeless downtown.  Please join us in this ministry.

2nd Annual Roanoke District UMC Family Day. 
Saturday September 6, 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Alta Mons, Shawsville, VA.  All are invited to lunch and fellowship.  Bring your own dish to add to the potluck.  Activities to follow lunch.

Covered dish meal & mission presentation for the youth mission trip to Standing Rock Reservation, Stephen Keatt’s mission trip to Costa Rica & video of our most recent Vacation Bible School – Workshop of Wonders – will happen on Wednesday, September 3rd beginning with meal at 5:30 p.m. There will be a follow-up presentation on Sunday, September 7th in the sanctuary during the Sunday school hour for those unable to attend the Wednesday evening presentation.
Wednesday Renewal at Southview Church begins on September 10th. Mr. Travis Wells is back as our chef for meals. Supper will be served from 5:30 to 6:15 p.m. Reservations for meals are due in to the church office by noon the Tues- day before the meal. The cost of meals will be $6.50 per person. Adult Bible study, UMYouth, & UMKids will begin at 6:15 p.m. Pastor David will be leading a study of the Sermon on the Mount. Choir rehearsal will follow completion of the Adult Bible study.

Street ministry is something all ages can take part in and we would love to have you with us.  Join us on the third Saturday of every month.  Another way to help with this ministry is providing supplies.          
Shopping list for each month                                       
4 loaves of bread (48 sandwiches)    
1 jar peanut butter 
24 Granola bars  
1 jar grape jam  
24 bottled waters  
1lb. of deli ham  
24 lemonade powder(single mix-in)  
24 indiv. bag chips 
24 oatmeal cream pies  
1 24ct pkg. slice cheese 
24 Gala apples  
24 lunch size paper bags 
48 sandwich Zip-lock bags
December through March, instead of sandwich and chips, we pack homemade chili and dinner rolls for a hot meal.
Fellowship Breakfast  
We will continue to meet for breakfast at K&W Cafeteria, Crossroads the first  Thursday of each month.
RAM HOUSE Donations needed 
Please bring gallon size cans of  Vegetables.  Boxes are in the  Narthex.  Volunteers Needed Saturday August 30, 2014  Volunteers are needed to help cook or serve at the RAM House starting at 9:30 a.m.  If you are interested in volunteering please contact  Gary or Gloria Gibson, or contact the church office.
Adult Bible Study will continue on Wednesday evening starting September 3rd, and on Thursday morning,  September 4th, 10:30 a.m.
With approach of fall and resuming bible study, Pastor David Ford is seeking input from the congregation in terms of felt-need and/or interest of study of Scripture for this fall. Please email input to me at: or put a note in my mailbox outside of the church office or seek me out to talk.
UMYouth and UMKids will have pool party and cookout on August 9 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Pastor David’s house.  Parents are asked to come with the kids to help monitor them in the pool for their safety. Bring a side dish. The hot dogs and hamburgers will be provided. Meet at the church to ride the bus or carpool together.
Kroger Community rewards program: We encourage everyone who has a Kroger Plus card to register this card on Kroger's website under Southview UMC name so all your purchases made with this card will now give Southview rewards points. Once you've registered online only one person needs to register per family that has the same card number.  Those who still have money on their gift cards can remain using these cards until the money is depleted, but just make sure you swipe your Kroger Plus card as well. 
Pastor David is seeking input from the congregation for the following 5 Questions during the month of August; feel free to contact him to discuss in person or input by email. Email Pastor David at: The 5 questions are:  
1 – What do I need to know about Southview United Methodist Church?  
2 – What is 1 way that we are going to reach new people?  
3 – What is 1 dream you have for Southview United Methodist Church?  
4 – What is 1 concern/fear you have regarding me?  
5 – What is 1 question you have for me?
sunday school
Worship is led by
Pastor, Reverend
David V. Ford
Sunday Service
Contemporary 8:30 am
Traditional 11:00 am
Sunday School 9:45 am

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Welcome to Southview United Methodist Church's website! We're so glad you stopped by and we warmly invite you to peruse this site. If you have any questions please fell free to contact us online via our Contact Us form or by calling the church office at 540.362.1767.

Whether you're looking for a new church home or looking for a great church to visit, you are always invited and welcome to join us for Sunday Worship. Worship services are led by our Pastor, Rev. David V. Ford and besides having great worship services we have many wonderful programs and ministries for all ages.

Southview United Methodist Church is a beautiful church filled with loving Christian people and it's a church with a rich heritage that we are all proud of too! For more information about Southview UMC and our beliefs please visit our About Us page.

We are located at 3539 Peters Creek Road, Roanoke, VA. Visit our Maps and Directions page for directions to our church as well as getting street and satellite maps.

We would love to pray for you and if you are in need of prayer or would like to tell us how God has answered your prayers please visit our Prayer page.

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