God’s Love in Action

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180408117_1000pxOur vibrant Christian community brings God’s love into action every day. We have active programs for Christians of all ages. Come see what PVUMC has to offer — we look forward to meeting you!

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Paradise Valley United Methodist Church 4455 E. Lincoln Drive Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

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Worship Services

PVUMC has three worship services on Sundays, as well as special worship services several times a year. Our Sunday worship schedule is as follows:

8:00 am in the Chapel

9:30 am in the Sanctuary

11 am in the Chapel

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Journeys Small Groups

Journeys is our approach to spiritual growth and formation at PVUMC. We are all on the road to faith, and though our routes may take different turns, we can all find our way.

Worship Services

PVUMC offers traditional and contemporary worship services in intimate and larger settings on Sunday mornings. We also offer special services on holidays several times a year.

Programs & Ministries

There’s a wide variety of opportunities at PVUMC for children, youth and adults to bring God’s love into action, create community and transform lives.

About PVUMC

Paradise Valley United Methodist Church’s clergy, staff and congregation of over 1,500 members have a rich history of ministry and service to the community and the world.

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A week from tomorrow, come learn how the new tax cuts may affect you and your family. With more money in your pocket, you may feel more generous in your giving to church and charities. #thegoodlife #generosity #charitablegiving #taxcuts ... See MoreSee Less

Learn the Facts about the New Tax Cuts

February 26, 2018, 6:30pm - February 26, 2018, 9:00pm

Are you concerned about how the new tax rules will affect you and your family? Learn the facts and dispel the myths about how the Tax Cuts and New Jobs Act will change your income tax for 2018 and beyond in a presentation by church member and chair of the church's Finance Ministry Team, Monica J. Stern, CPA, on February 26, 2018, at 6:30 pm in the Chapel. Whether you are retired or a young family, a business owner or an employee, you will be affected by the new tax rules that went into effect on January 1, 2018.Potential tax savings strategies will be part of the discussion and questions are encouraged at this interactive workshop brought to you by the Paradise Valley United Methodist Church Foundation. The public is welcome to attend this free event. No-cost, quality, childcare is also available with a 48-hour advance reservation. Call 602.840.8360, ext 134 to reserve a spot for your child. Please call the number again, even at the last minute, if you need to cancel. Monica J. Stern is the principal member of the firm Monica J. Stern, CPA, PLLC located in Phoenix, Arizona. A graduate of Arizona State University, she received her CPA certification in 1985. Monica serves the tax and accounting needs of small businesses and individuals as well as the unique needs of churches and other faith-based organizations. Monica is a regular speaker for various non-profit organizations and associations. She is an active member of the Arizona Society of CPAs and is an American Institute of Certified Public Accountant Ambassador.

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A Special Welcome to our Salaam-Chai-Paradise brothers and sisters who are joining us today for worship at Paradise Valley United Methodist Church. We are happy to support interfaith ministry promoting understanding and acceptance of the differences and similarities between the three Abrahamic faiths, Jewish, Christian and Muslim, and promoting a united front against bigotry of all kinds. Next week, you're invited to learn about worship at a mosque. Salaam Chai Paradise 2018 Spring Series: Islam
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Ash Wednesday falls on Valentine's Day this year! We're still hoping you'll come get your ashes on in the morning on the bridges, or at one of the two worship services, at 12 noon in the chapel and 6:30 pm in the sanctuary. God is love, all the time! #Jesuslovesyou #Lent #ValentinesDay #AshWednesday conta.cc/2sty8fg ... See MoreSee Less

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The Latest from PVUMC

Pastor’s Message: February 23, 2018

Christopher Wurpts preaches at all three services today. Join us at 8, 9:30 or 11 am. Worship will focus on the themes we read about in Rob Fuquay’s book, Which Way Lord? You don’t need the book to come to worship, of course, but it may help you go deeper and the book costs just $6. Renovate, which the Young Adults are studying on Sundays at 12:30 pm in G2, the church library. E-books are available online for each series.

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Pastor’s Message: February 16, 2018

Join us for Sunday morning worship during the season of Lent. Worship will focus on the themes we read about in Rob Fuquay’s book, Which Way Lord? You don’t need the book to come to worship, of course, but it may help you go deeper and the book costs just $6. Renovate, which the Young Adults are studying on Sundays at 12:30 pm in G2, the church library. E-books are available online for each series.

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Pastor’s Message: February 9, 2018

Join us Sunday morning for worship and hear more about the Good Life at PVUMC. Lent begins on Ash Wednesday, February 14. Pick up a winter/spring 2018 Journeys small groups at PVUMC guidebook Sunday, and stop by the Learning and Living table on the patio before or after worship to browse through the Lenten study books the clergy are recommending for church-wide study. Which Way Lord? by Robert Fuquay costs $6. Renovate, which the Young Adults will follow beginning February 11, on Sundays at 12:30 pm in H1, costs $10. Guidebooks are free.

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Meet Our Pastors

Rev. Dr. David V. Summers

Senior Pastor

Rev. Brenda Smith

Deacon and Director of Family Ministries

Rev. Andrea Andress

Deacon and Director of Spiritual Formation and Discipleship

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