Celebrating Kirkwood United Methodist Church’s 150th Anniversary! 
1869 – 2019
 
Celebrating 150 years of ministry and mission
in the community  and the world! 
This year we celebrate 150 years of Kirkwood United Methodist Church being a vibrant part of the town of Kirkwood, Missouri. 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
On April 18th, 1869 Reverend W. D. Shumate took charge of eighteen charter members to form a new Southern Methodist Church in Kirkwood.