When you visit, you’ll meet a mix of families, adults, singles, youth and children who love God, and are excited to be part of a living, learning, and loving community in Christ!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS…
Is Woodlawn Chapel part of denomination?
Woodlawn Chapel is a congregation in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) denomination, which traces its roots back to the 16th century Protestant Reformation. Much of what Presbyterians believe began with the beliefs and ideas of John Calvin, a French lawyer, pastor and theologian. Calvin’s understanding of the church was particularly influential in Scotland, England and Ireland.Today, the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) is the largest Presbyterian denomination in the United States, with more than 1.4 million members. Click here to learn more about our denomination.
What's involved in joining Woodlawn Chapel?
May I take communion?
Are women and men both allowed to serve as leaders?
Are your facilities and grounds available for use by the general public?
What's your worship like?
Why do you say "debts" and "debtors" instead of "trespasses" and "those who trespass against us"?
Can I schedule at wedding at Woodlawn?
Do you baptize infants or adults? How do I schedule a baptism?
Please contact the pastor at the church office at 636-458-3009 to schedule a baptism. Baptisms of either children or adults occur as part of our regular worship. Celebrations of the sacrament of baptism are authorized by the Session and are normally scheduled at the mutual convenience of the church and parents or individual. As part of the preparation for baptism, the pastor will contact you to arrange a time to talk about the meaning of the sacrament and its importance in your journey of faith.