2401 Nebo Road * Yadkinville, NC 27055 * (336) 961-5792
"As pastor of Union Grove Baptist Church I would like to welcome you to this website. I hope that it will be helpful to you. Union Grove is a body of believers who take seriously the Great Commission as it is given to us by Jesus in Matthew 28:16-20. We believe that we are here to reach the world for Christ. Everything we do is about reaching people for Christ and ministering to them as they make their way in this life. Union Grove is a friendly, caring, and growing congregation and we would like to invite you to join us any time as we meet to study, worship, and fellowship together. If you have some need in your life and are looking for somewhere to turn for answers, assistance, and assurance, I encourage you to come to Union Grove. You will be welcomed warmly. Check out the rest of this website and I look forward to meeting you soon!"
Reverend Kenny Gooden



Food Pantry Newsflash:  We need folks to bring snacks or a snack supper for our guests on the first Thursday of each month.  You may stay and serve it or leave it in the kitchen to be served.  Contact Linda Matthews at 9615441 if interested.  Items needed for the Food Pantry are:  mayonnaise, cereal, juice, dried beans, jelly, fruit, shampoo, soap and deodorant.
Operation Christmas Child - YEP!  That time again.  It’s time to start filling those shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child.  July items are wash cloths, soap and combs.  Again, we are aiming for 50+ boxes from our congregation here at UGBC!  Place items in classroom/yard sale room off fellowship hall labeled OCC.  Thanks for always thinking of others!

Playtime and Popsicles - Saturday, August 1, 10:00 - 11:30 am on the playground - age 4 and under

Step-Up Sunday for the children’s department (when you promote up to the next class) will be Sunday, August 16, 2015.

First Annual Back to School Fair - All school age children are invited to join us on Sunday, August 16th, at 3:00 pm. Please meet in the worship Center no later than 3:00 pm for a welcome and prayer led by Yadkin County’s Superintendent, Dr. Todd Martin. After that, everyone will go to the fellowship hall where there will be a room full of booths to visit. Booths such as a: candy shop, lemonade stand, photo booth, blessing ball and lots more!

School Supply Give-A-Way - Sunday, August 23 at 3:00 pm - A list of supplies needed are included in the bulletin insert today. Please consider contributing to this cause. Items can be dropped off any time prior to August 23 in the foyer at the “Stuff the Bus” display

Wednesday, July 29, 6:45 pm - worship and large group at Youth House

Sunday, August 2, 6:00 pm - Kickball tournament/location TBD

Wednesday, August 5, 6:45 pm - worship and large group at the Youth House

Sunday, August 9, 8:45 am - Meet at UGBC at 8:45 am for Lake Day


Black Sands - by Colleen Coble - As a long dormant volcano rumbles in the distance, a family crisis brings an unlikely couple into an unexpected partnership - A brainy volcanologist, Annie Tagama works alongside her father at Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. But despite her pedigree, Annie has lost her passion for volcanology. She’s quietly grieving the mysterious loss of her brother in the Middle East.

When Annie discovers that her brother might still be alive - and in trouble - she joinsforces with Mano Oana, the handsome family friend she had always blamed for her brother’s death.

Can Annie and Mano find her brother and save her family from destruction?

Bringing Elizabeth Home, A Journey of Faith and Hope by Ed and Lois Smart with Laura Morton - In Bringing Elizabeth Home, Ed and Lois share the pain of every parent’s worst fear: “What would I do if my child was taken from me?” They also share a story of great hope, strong faith and trust in God. “Having our daughter back home, in our arms, is nothing short of a miracle. It is the ultimate proof that God answers prayers.


Learn About Weather SUN by Christopher Hernandez - Sun is for choosing which glasses to wear. Sun is for playing with shadows here and there. The best way to learn about the weather is to go out and play in it! So open this book and discover all about SUN.

Darby Down Under by Barbara Massey and Sylvia Deloach - In Darby Down Under you'll go with Darby the gymnast on an exciting Australian adventure. You’ll see many exotic animals and experience a version of English that only Aussies speak. Most of all, you’ll get to know Darby and her new friend, Conner, as he prepares to compete in the Olympic games!


AWANA Registration: AWANA will reactivate on Wednesday, September 2. Children age 2 - sixth grade are invited to join. Please pick up your child’s AWANA registration form in the foyer today. All registration forms must be turned in by Wednesday, August 12th, so that proper materials can be ordered for the start date. Forms may be turned in to Larissa Brown or left in the folder on her office door.

AWANA Leaders: All AWANA leaders please plan to meet on Wednesday, August 26th, at 6:30 pm in the Children’s Room. This will be a very important meeting to prepare you for our startup date.

May 20 - August 26: Devotions at Dusk; Wednesday night: 7:00 - 8:00 pm. Children will check in at the new playground. There will be a brief devotion and then play time.
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    Schedule of Services


    9:00 A.M.
    Sunday School for all ages

    10:00 A.M.
    Sunday Morning Worship
    & Children's Church (birth to pre-k)
    KIDS Worship (grades 3-6)

    4:00 P.M.

    6:00 P.M.

    Wednesday Evening

    5:45 P.M.
    Fellowship Meal

    7:00 P.M.
    Wednesday Evening Worship
    (nursery birth to age 2)

    AWANA (age 2 to 6th grade)


    UGBC Office Hours

    The office is open 4 days each week (excluding holidays).
    Monday - Wednesday
    (9:00 am - 4:00 pm) and
    (9:00 am - 3:30 pm).

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