About Us

About Us

St Luke’s United Methodist Church (UMC) is a caring community of faith that is 125 years young! We welcome and invite you to participate in our future. St Luke’s is a major force in the Bluffton/Okatie community to whom we reach out to and get involved with.

How to join

We invite you to become a member of our fellowship.


How do you join? You may fill out an “Invitation to Membership” by clicking on the following link:  Invitation to Membership    Then, print and send the form to St. Luke’s UMC at PO Box 2779, Bluffton SC 29910 – or email it to: st.lukesumc.hwy170@gmail.com 

If you are

  • Not a member of any church we are glad to receive you into membership upon your profession of faith and affirmation of the membership vows of The United Methodist Church. We do not require you to be baptized again. If you have never been baptized, the Pastor is glad to arrange a time for your baptism
  • A member of another denomination then upon your request we will gladly write for your transfer of membership and upon affirmation of our membership vows welcome you in to the UMC
  • A member of another UMC then upon your request we will write your present home church for a letter of transfer of membership to St Luke’s UMC

We are the people of The United Methodist Church with Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors. Check us out and get to know more about us at the following links


Church Staff



History (Continued)

Church Ministers 1788-Present

History of the Chrismon Tree


(Page Last Reviewed or Updated: 13-Aug-2019)