Holly Grove United Methodist Church (UMC)
801 Holly Grove Road, Anacoco, La. (in Vernon Parish, 8 miles from Leesville, 12 miles from Ft. Polk)

A Body of Christ (Church)
where you will be loved.

Sunday Service is at 8:30 a.m. Sunday School at 9:45 a.m.
Bible Study is Wed, 7:00 p.m.

Pastor Dave Stewart

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New Church is seen above, old Church is below.
First Church Service 1826. Church at this location since 1835.

Looking to be loved?

Are you looking for a Church that will love you,
warmly welcome you, care about you?

Holly Grove UMC is that Church. Holly Grove is the oldest continually operated Methodist Church west of the Mississippi. Holly Grove has been loving folks (new and local) in this parish since 1826.

We have plenty of love for you!
DOCTRINE: For details of what United Methodist's believe, please go to:  What Methodists Believe.

Everyone is welcome at Holly Grove.
We extend a warm welcome to you. We'd love to see you.
Come and Visit Holly Grove's Old Historic Landmark Church.

View military, parish, state, and personal history as seen in our beautifully maintained cemetery.
Join us in remembering those who gave their lives for our freedom. Our Large pavilion is used for many community events including community pot luck dinners, concerts, auctions, and many other activities.


Holly Grove UMC sits on 40 acres of hardwood forest (most trees in Vernon Parish are evergreen).
Holly Grove is building a walking path with two bridges over fresh water streams.

The Saints of Holly Grove would like to warmly welcome everyone to Holly Grove.

Directions: From Leesville, La - Drive North on HWY 171 about 7 miles north of town.
Turn Left at the Flashing light on 171 just before Anacoco, La (there is a gas station on the right, where you must turn left). You are now on Holly Grove Road, the new Church will be about a mile on the Right. The Old Church and cemetery are across the street (on the left). For Church information call Ms. Ann at 337-239-2438. The Historic Church is open on special occasions.