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Worship and Sunday School Schedule

Childcare (what we call faithcare) is provided during 9:30 and 11:00 worship times in the church nursery located in the education building.

8:15 am-Informal Traditional Worship in the Sanctuary
9:30 am-Youth and Adult Sunday School (Chapel Building)
9:30 am-Children Sunday School (Education Building)
9:30 am-Informal Traditional Worship in the Sanctuary
11:00 am-Children's Own Worship (COW)
11:00 am-Informal Traditional Worship in the Sanctuary
11:00 am-Contemporary Worship in the Fellowship Hall

Visit our Worship and Sunday School pages for more information.

Mission Statement

Shady Grove United Methodist Church welcomes, teaches and helps all people to know and grow in Christ through stewardship, worship, education and evangelism.
We are a church family reaching out to encourage all people on their faith journey.   With an attitude of worship and a spirit of grace, we serve others in the name of Christ.

Lunch with the Pastors 

To help you get better acquainted with Shady Grove UMC, our hospitality and evangelism team hosts a lunch with our pastors several times a year.  If you are interested in attending, please contact Debbie Hockemeyer, Director of Hospitality and Evangelism, at or 804-360-2600,ext. 43.

Lunch with the Pastors for 2018

  • January 21
  • April 15
  • October 21

Where is Shady Grove UMC - Short Pump located?
4825 Pouncey Tract Road
Glen Allen, VA  23059
Short Pump is situated in the far west end of Richmond and Glen Allen, Virginia located near the intersection of I-64 West and I-295.  For driving directions to Shady Grove UMC, click here.

Welcome Center

When you visit for worship at Shady Grove, please stop by one of the welcome centers, located in the foyers of the sanctuary and fellowship hall.  A greeter will help you find your way or answer any questions you may have.  We are glad to have you with us!

E-Mail List

Click here to be added to our email list!  We send a weekly e-blast that will keep you informed about all that is happening at the Grove!

Campus Map

Download the PDF campus map to help find your way!

We are an exciting and growing church for everyone.  Please join us for church!