In the News

As a byproduct of playing an active role in the community, sometimes we make the news! Below is a collection of news reports about our ministry:

 

Oak Lawn in the local news

  • Help Needed at Dallas Church Opening as Warming Station 13 Nov 2018 19:00 KXAS A church in Oak Lawn is opening its doors overnight this week to serve people in need of a place to stay warm. Wind chills dipped into the teens in some areas and the low 20s in Dallas early Monday morning. Temperatures aren't expected to warm until …
  • Oak Lawn UMC minister travels to D.C. for Bush viewing 06 Dec 2018 07:12 Dallas Voice When Gregg Smith, a retired pastor at Oak Lawn United Methodist Church, served in the U.S. Army, he worked in the public affairs office. His job was to craft, design and execute state funerals. After coordinating former first lady Jacqueline Kennedy’s …
  • North Texas Pastor Travels to DC For Bush Viewing 06 Dec 2018 02:04 CBS Dallas North Texas Pastor Travels to DC For Bush Viewing For the Senior Pastor of the Oak Lawn United Methodist Church in Dallas, memories of how the late president carried himself after his term in office prompted her to travel to Washington, D.C. to pay her …
  • North Texas Pastor Travels To DC To Honor President Bush 06 Dec 2018 00:55 CBS Dallas DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – The passing of the nation’s 41st president, and adopted Texan, George H.W. Bush, has left many this week in a reflective mood, mourning the loss and celebrating this life. But for the Senior Pastor of the Oak Lawn United Methodist …
  • Hundreds Gather in Dallas for Victims of Synagogue Shooting 29 Oct 2018 06:10 KXAS After Saturday's shooting at a synagogue in Pittsburgh, the Jewish community in North Texas coped with a national tragedy by vowing to worship without fear. Sunday evening, an estimated 900 people gathered inside Congregation Shearith Israel in Dallas …