Shady Grove United Methodist Church -- Mechanicsville
Sunday, August 01, 2021
growing together
Welcome Home!
Sunday, August 1, 2021 
8:15 & 11:15 | Order of Worship (PDF)
9:45 a.m. | Order of Worship (PDF)
Each week, our in-person worship meets at 8:15 (Traditional), 9:45 (Contemporary), and 11:15 a.m. (Traditional)
Online Worship is available at 9:45 a.m. and at 11:15 a.m. at You can also access our livestream on the Boxcast app on Roku, Apple TV, and Amazon Fire TV.

Welcome to Worship!  Here are a few items you need to know. 

Masks.  Masks are no longer required for those who are fully vaccinated. If you would still prefer to a wear a mask, you are welcome to do so. Those who are not or cannot be vaccinated at this time are required to wear a mask. 
Health Acknowledgement. By entering the building you attest you have not: knowingly had exposure to anyone positive for COVID-19 within the past 14 days.  You are not waiting for test results, nor have you had two or more COVID symptoms. Please stay home if you are sick and worship with us online.
Hand Sanitizer. Hand sanitizing stations are available in several locations around the entrances and exits.
Children.  We now offer a nursery for children (infants - age 3) on Sunday mornings between 8 a.m. and noon for those attending in-person worship or a Sunday morning small group. We also offer Summer Sunday school at 9:45 a.m. in the Youth Center for children ages 4 through 5th grade. This class is led by Barbara Shipley and Ann Dvorak.
Youth. Youth Sunday School meets each Sunday in the opposite end of the youth center from our Children's Summer Sunday School. This class is led by Buz Edwards and Mary Elder.
Restrooms. Restrooms are accessible off of the Narthex, the top floor of the Education building, and the Nursery hallway immediately outside the back of the gym. 
Service Details. The worship service will run about 45 minutes long. A digital order of worship will be made available. An offering can once again be collected by the ushers. You may also give online. or use text-to-give. We ask that no food or drink be brought into the building. Those who are fully vaccinated are now invited to sing in worship. 
Air Quality. During the height of the pandemic, SGUMC upgraded to HVAC ionization air quality units to help keep the air we breathe as healthy as possible. 
Please visit for details regarding our live stream worship that takes place Sundays at 9:45 a.m.
You can also dial 877-GROVE19 (877-476-8319) on Sundays at 9:45 a.m. and at 11:15 a.m. to hear the live stream over the phone or anytime during the week to hear the most recent Sunday service.