Welcome To Our Church Website
Join us in worship, December 9th, the 2nd Sunday of Advent, at 10am. The message Sunday is “The Wonder of Christmas: The Wonder of a Name” by Pastor Dennis A. Mehaffie. Scripture: Luke 1:26-33 and Matthew 1:18-25 NRSV. Music: “Prepare the Royal Highway” by the Chancel Choir. Liturgist: Jeremy McGraw and Children’s Message: Rosalee Christy.
Sunday School classes and Soul Café have reopened. These begin at 9am each Sunday.
Healing Service -Throughout the year, Simpson UMC will offer a “healing service” as part of worship Sunday mornings in months that contain a 5th Sunday.
Children’s Christmas Program
Sunday December 16th during worship. Brunch will follow in Fellowship Hall.
Dr Wayne Earnest



A native of Cameron WV, Dr. Wayne Earnest graduated with a bachelor’s degree from West Liberty State Colleges (now University), a master’s degree from the University of Michigan, and a doctorate from the University of Cincinnati.  During his career he has been both a college music professor and a church musician in 9 different denominations, including twice in the Methodist Church, played recitals in America and Europe, and published many articles on church music.  Now retired, he continues to serve churches in the tri-state area in substitute/interim positions.  Dr. Earnest is hoping to begin a training program for church organists and choir directors in the tri-state area in the near future. He has a brother Eldon (a retired pastor) and two sisters, Darlene and Marilyn (both teachers).  His outside interests include theology/philosophy, science, history, psychology, travel, comedy, and mechanical things.  A favorite saying of his is, “People don’t care how much you know till they know how much you care.”

Our Mission Statement:
To Love God, to share His love with our neighbors, and to Serve as the hands and feet of Jesus so all may be Saved.
Our Vision Statement:
We will be a bold, generous and compassionate church that produces flourishing followers of Jesus who positively impact our area and world.
Please join us each Sunday for worship in the heart of Moundsville.  We extend a special invitation to all the gas and oil workers and their families. Sunday school and Soul Café begin at 9am during the school year. Worship begins at 10am. Nursery is available during Sunday school and worship.
We are handicap accessible. There is an elevator located on the right side of the church as approached from our parking lot.
Simpson UMC
800 7th Street
Moundsville, WV 26041
Church office: 304-845-5080
Email: sumc@stratuswave.net
Website: http://www.simpsonchurch.com/
Pastor Dennis Mehaffie: padmehaffie@yahoo.com