About Us

Our Mission


Almena United Methodist Church is a people united by faith in Jesus Christ,

 who honor heritage and tradition with an eye on the future.  

We welcome all to walk and grow with us in Christ.

We worship God joyfully, care for others, witness to God’s accepting love,

and grow in fellowship with God and each other.        



Pastor Larry French pastor@almenaumc.com

Pastor Larry joins the church July 1, 2019.  He has served as Youth Pastor at Chapel Hill UMC in Portage, and as Director of Emerging Ministries at Milwood UMC.   Please join in welcoming Pastor Larry and his family.  




Beverly Richardson

Office Hours Tuesdays and Thursdays 1 PM - 4 PM.  I am a lifelong member of the United Methodist Church.  I feel blessed to have been chosen to work at Almena.




Our long time Custodian is Deidre Sweet. Deidre's servant ministry is to keep the Lord's house at Almena clean and tidy.  She also provides much behind the scenes help to make our church run smoothly.


Sunday Morning Childcare

Natasha Gardner

Trained and experienced in providing a safe and inviting place for  little ones. Helping them fell like they  belong and are loved at AUMC's nursery.