Experience what makes
Park Avenue United Methodist Church

We invite you to join us for worship each and every Sunday at 10am on the corner of 34th Street and Park Avenue in Minneapolis. There is also a smaller, more intimate congregation-led gathering in the Sanctuary at 8am.

Our church has been on the corner of 34th Street and Park Avenue in South Minneapolis for over 100 years, and we’d love for you to be a part of the next 100!


As we experience staff transitions, please join us to celebrate “God at Work” here at Park Avenue United Methodist Church! Find out more here.


We’re looking for an Early Childhood Ministry Specialist and a Youth Minister.  Know someone who would be an awesome fit? Let them know!


Who: Women of Park Avenue
What: Women’s Retreat!
Where: Mount Olivet Retreat Center, Farmington, MN
When: September 7-9, 2018
Why: To fellowship, study, learn and have fun!
Sign up at the hallway table until August 26 or contact Ivy Winfield  ivy.winfield58@gmail.com

Prices are: Day rate- $80.00  $220.00/person double occupancy.
$160.00/person, dorm rate (up to 8 per room). Price includes all meals, snacks and beverages.

You can pay online for your registration using this secure link.

Jia Starr Brown named as Associate Pastor

Press Release ~ May 27, 2018 ~ The District Superintendent of the Twin Cities District of the United Methodist Church, Minnesota Annual Conference, has announced that it is the intention of Bishop Bruce Ough to enter into a contract with Pastor Jia Starr Brown as the Interim Associate Pastor of Park Avenue United Methodist Church, beginning July 15, 2018.  Acting on behalf of the congregation, the Staff Parish Relations Committee has confirmed the Bishop’s intention. A reception is being planned in Pastor Jia’s honor; more information to come!
Click here  to find out more about Pastor Jia, who will join us on July 16.


Donation Opportunities

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