Our purpose at Aldersgate is to be and to make passionately devoted followers of Jesus Christ by loving God, loving others, and serving and sharing Jesus as the church with a warm heart.


Current Sermon Series

God’s Story

Service Times

Aldersgate has three services each Sunday morning. Manna is a traditional service at 8:30am which ends with communion each Sunday. At 10:30am, you can either attend the traditional service in the Sanctuary or the contemporary service in the Fellowship Hall.



See what sermons are planned for upcoming weeks and listen to sermons from previous weeks.



Meet our ministers and other staff to help you put names with faces and to get to better know those you see all of the time at Aldersgate.


Get Involved

Catch up on the latest news and upcoming events in the most recent newsletter – The Pulse:


Scouting teaches young men and women important life skills and provides opportunities for growth, service, and fellowship. Aldersgate UMC supports multiple different Scouting Activities.

Music Ministry

The music programs at Aldersgate are conducted to help each participant deepen their devotion to Jesus even as we serve others through the ministry of music.


United Methodist Men

The UMM at Aldersgate primarily meets on Thursday mornings for pancake breakfast and Bible study.


United Methodist Women

All Women are welcome to join us for fellowship, a program, and refreshments. (more…)


Evergreen is for those admitting to age 55 and older.


Sunday School

Connecting to a Sunday School group offers one of the best means for growing in the faith, enjoying fellowship in the church family, and receiving care during difficult times.


Small Groups

There are many opportunities to fellowship with small groups of people outside of the usual Sunday School time. There are year-round groups and short-term classes for you to join.


Opportunities to serve in Children’s Ministry

There are several different ways you can get involved in serving with AUMC Kids!



There are many ways you can help be the hands and feet of God. Please look through the list of opportunities and see which ones touch your heart and move you to help.

Picnic in the Park

Picnic in the Park offers healthy sack lunches to all who need them each summer when school is out.


Prayer Shawl Ministry

Over the centuries, shawls have come to symbolize shelter, peace and spiritual sustenance.


Heart of Christ Ministry in Honduras

In response to God’s call in Zechariah 7:9-10, Heart of Christ Ministry in Honduras, founded by Reverend Lee and Gracie Murphree, has served the victims of violence in Honduras for over 12 years.


2018: A Year of Missions

There are many ways that Aldersgate UMC helps those in our community, country, and around the world. Here is a summary of how we’ve served those around us in 2018.

Read 2018 Report


We organize ourselves around 3 things:
1. Father, Son, and Holy Spirit
2. Community with other youth
3. Community with adults
Almost all of our events take place in the Disciple Center (known as “the DC”). This building is the house on the back of the church property.

Weekly Youth Happenings

Along with the usual Sunday activities, Aldersgate Youth have events on various days and times.



Our 6th & 7th graders participate in confirmation on Sundays, typically begins the spring.

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Youth Forms and Files

You can find various youth forms and files by clicking to this page.


Children and Families

Welcome to AUMC Kids!

At AUMC Kids, we learn bible stories. We serve together. We believe in the importance of community and intentional relationship with others. We provide opportunities for parents and children to grow their faith together. We sing, play music, laugh, and love one another.

All our volunteers are trained and screened in accordance with Aldersgate UMC’s Safe Sanctuaries policy, a copy of which is available by clicking here.

The best way to stay in touch with what’s happening is to subscribe to our weekly newsletter for announcements, events, and our favorite parenting and ministry resources.

Continue reading “Children and Families”

Sunday School

We offer age-appropriate Sunday School classes for Pre-Kindergarten through 5th grade on Sunday mornings from 9:15 – 10:15. Our nursery is available every Sunday morning from 8:30 – 11:30 for children ages birth to 2 years old.


Sunday Night Activities

Children of all ages are welcome to join us on Sunday nights from 5:00-6:30 for our evening activities, including a snack, music time, and a bible-lesson-based activity.



Safe Sanctuaries

We seek to provide an environment that is physically, emotionally, and spiritually safe for all persons who enter our doors, especially children, youth, and vulnerable adults.

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See upcoming events and minister availability on the Aldersgate UMC church calendar.

View Calendar

Commission on the Way Forward

The Commission on a Way Forward (COWF) was proposed by the Council of Bishops to do a complete examination concerning human sexuality and explore options to maintain and strengthen the unity of the church. 

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Contact Us

Contact us here:


12901 Bailey Cove Rd 

HuntsvilleAL 35803

(256) 883-9062


Located at Bailey Cove and Mountain Gap.
Right across from Publix