• Located at the corner of Eastern Parkway and Palmer Avenue
  • We are a reconciling congregation. All are welcome!
  • The parking lot, off Eastern Parkway, has a ramp entrance.
  • Christmas Eve candlelight service 2022
  • Over 160 hats, gloves, and scarves -- mostly handmade -- were blessed. They will go to Bethesda House and Things of My Very Own.
  • Making Christmas cards for our senior and homebound members.
  • Caroling at Kingsway Village
  • Food pantry at the new Royals Care Center at SUNY Schenectady, funded in part by a GROWTH grant from EPUMC
  • Volunteering at the Regional Food Bank
  • Maklng sandwiches for Bethesda House

Welcome to EPUMC

Eastern Parkway United Methodist Church is a faith community that celebrates the diverse identities and gifts of each human being and shares a common goal of serving others in the name of justice, compassion, and love.

We at EPUMC invite you to be a part of a warm and welcoming church family that worships together each Sunday and leaves classrooms and sanctuary renewed by silence, word, music, and song to serve God and to serve others.  Join us and make a difference!

Please check out our Visitor's Guide.

Contact Information

Eastern Parkway United Methodist Church

943 Palmer Ave. at Eastern Parkway
Schenectady, New York 12309
Phone (518) 374-4306


EPUMC is handicapped accessible, with a ramp and elevator at the Eastern Parkway parking lot.

Hearing assists are available at the entrance to the sanctuary.

Nursery care is offered every Sunday, 9:45 - 11:15 AM.

Items of Note

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  • January Outreach Activity: UMCOR Hygiene Kits (Jan 29)

  • Al Tabari Spaghetti and Meatball Dinner (Feb 4)

  • Have a Heart: Buy a Brick for Bethesda House!

  • Support Ukraine Relief Through UMCOR

  January 2023  
Upcoming Events
All are Welcome!

As a proud member of the Reconciling Ministries Network of the United Methodist Church, EPUMC affirms the sacred worth of persons of all sexual orientations and gender identities and welcomes them into full participation in the fellowship, membership, ministries, and leadership of the congregation.

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