Memorial Brick GardenInside of ChurchHaving fun in the garden


Pastor Harden

Welcome to Pleasant Grove UMC

Welcome, and thanks for your interest in Pleasant Grove United Methodist church. We believe that we are called to be the hands and feet of Christ in Reisterstown, MD. We have been here since 1867 and during this time, our church has been a haven for God’s blessings. Come and see for yourself.  Scroll down for PGUMC Important Announcements.

Pastor’s response to the 2019 Special Session of the General Conference

Pastor Dick Harden

Worship In Our Church

We are a congregation of Methodists that loves to welcome all who will come to experience and worship that life giving grace of the Risen Christ.

  • Worship
    • Sundays 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
  • Sunday School
    • Sunday Morning Adult Bible Study Sundays 9:15 AM to 10:15 AM
    • Sunday Morning Children’s Education Sundays 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM
Worship Schedule


Giving Up Popularity

Matthew 21:1-11 As they approached Jerusalem and came to Bethphage on the Mount of Olives, Jesus sent two disciples, 2 saying to them, “Go to the village ahead of you, and at once you will find a donkey tied there, with her colt by her. Untie them and bring them ...
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Important Announcements

New Worship Service

Pleasant Grove UMC is seeking to hire a qualified person to help develop and lead a second worship service. For more information please email your interest or click the button below and we will send you a job description.

Feb. 10, 2019 - Mar. 3, 2019

The Power of Genesis

Each Sunday at 10:30 am

 The Book of Genesis is about many things – the beginning of the universe, the beginning of humanity, the beginning of human sin, the beginning of God’s promises and plans for salvation and the beginning of a special relationship between Abraham and God.

  • February 10, 2019  – “The Power of Image”                   
  • February 17, 2019 –  “The Power of Blessing”                 
  • February 24, 2019 – “The Power of Hope”                     
  • March 3, 2019 – “The Power of God’s Goodness”

We are Social!

Our church is on Facebook and Instagram!!

Mission and Repair Ministry

Mission and Repair Ministry

Throughout the Gospels, Jesus emphasizes that his disciples have to care for the poor and disadvantaged. We have embraced this mission! Utilizing the skills of members of the congregation and friends of PGUMC, we have embarked on a multi-faceted mission and repair ministry. Hopefully you will find a mission project that will fit your desires and skills to serve Jesus through Pleasant Grove UMC.