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
    • Sunday Worship is held in the sanctuary at 10:30 A.M.
Worship Schedule


The Seemingly Impossible Ethics of Jesus

A Reading from Scripture Matthew 5:21-26, 38-42 CEB21 “You have heard that it was said to those who lived long ago, don’t commit murder.] and all who commit murder will be in danger of judgment. 22 But I say to you that everyone who is angry with their brother or ...
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Important Announcements

Online Offering

Online giving is available soon if you wish to donate to Pleasant Grove.

Loops of Love

Reach out to others with Christ’s hope and love by making comfort blankets and shawls for those experiencing life’s difficult transitions.  Loops of Love isn’t meeting but we are still collecting blankets to donate.  Feel free to drop your homemade blankets off at the Tracey Building.  For more information please contact Jennifer.

Fall 2021

The Gathering Table Church

The Gathering Table Dinner Church will be returning this fall!  Keep an eye out for more information to follow.

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.