Pine Grove Players present "Hijinks on the High Seas" (2011)Pine Grove TodayOur two churches side by side (Prior to July 1961 when the older church in the foreground was taken down).  Children dressed up for the Christmas Pageant - A shepherd and her sheep (2011).Easter Flowers on the Altar , April 5th, 2015Crop Walk 2011, Walkers ready to walk!Children decorating the Easter Flower Cross this Easter Sunday (2015)Children dressed as stars for the Christmas Pageant (2010)Children in the Christmas Pageant (2013)

Sunday Worship 9:30 - 10:30 AM
1580 Central Avenue, Albany, NY 12205

Welcome to Pine Grove United Methodist Church

Welcome to Pine Grove, we are glad you are here. We are a warm welcoming congregation that believes in maintaining close relationships with our community. Located in Colonie, New York we have been here for over 150 years, offering a variety of activities and outreaches.

Our worship services are weekly on Sundays at 10:30 AM between Labor Day and June 30th and at 9:30 AM between July 1st through Labor Day. We offer Sunday School for children on Sundays from 9:00 through 10:15 AM.

Other upcoming activities you will find posted here on our website. Examples of past events: Annual Fall Bazaar, many church dinners, rummage sales, bible studies, Strawberry Festivals, family movie nights, covered dishes, lighted churches, talent shows, and many others.

Please stop in sometime, whether you visit an event or a worship service, we will welcome you. All are welcome.

2015 All Church Summer Fun Day - July 26

Sunday, July 26th, 2015 9:30AM
Feeding the 5000

The Education Committee is organizing a special event and everyone is invited!
Join us for this “Feeding the 5,000” - themed Summer Fun Day. Lunch will be provided.

There will be:

  • Games
  • Crafts
  • Challenges
  • Stories
  • Songs
  • Food
  • Fun
  • Fellowship

This event is inter-generational and open to all ages. There will be something for everyone! Please – plan to come and invite your friends and neighbors to join us for the fun!!

Contemporary Worship Experience Coming Soon

Monday, July 27th, 2015 9:00AM

For the past several months the Worship Committee has been discussing the idea of a new worship experience that we would like to offer at Pine Grove. Gretchen Badger, our Director of Music has been spear-heading this idea. The idea is to offer a new experience at a time other than Sunday morning. The time that is currently planned is Saturday afternoon at 4:00 PM for about 45 minutes. The service will be in the sanctuary.

FREE Family Movie Night, Friday, August 28th, 6:30PM - "How to Train Your Dragon 2"

Friday, August 28th, 2015 6:30PM
How to Train Your Dragon 2 Poster

Come join us as we follow the story of Hiccup the Viking and his dragon Toothless five years after peace has come to the island of Berk. We will be watching How to Train Your Dragon 2 at our next family movie night Friday August 28th at 6:30 PM in the McIntyre Lounge.

Invite family and friends. Popcorn and drinks will be available. Hope to see you there for some high flying action, dragon style.

Upcoming Dinners

Sunday, August 30th, 2015 4:00PM

The following dates are planned for dinners at Pine Grove in 2015. Church Dinners (paid) are set for June 20, September 26 & November 17. The free Community Dinners are scheduled for October 17 & November 21. While these dates may change, mark them for now and we’ll let you know of any changes.