First Methodist News

FUMC Words for Wednesday: 09-15-2021

Saying goodbye is never easy and it is with a heavy heart that I do so. I have decided that it is time for me to retire (again) from my work here at the church. It has been a pleasure to serve you as the Director of Pastoral Care. When I first started in this position...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 09-08-2021

09/08/2021 FUMC Words for Wednesday The story of the Bible is our story. More than informational, the work of scripture is transformational as we connect the work of God in the lives of those who have come before with our own lives. This is the idea behind the...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 09-01-2021

Good morning church! Please join me in welcoming Allie McTureous as our new Nursery Director. If you don't already know Allie, I hope you will. Allie has been active at First UMC for quite some time, volunteering in the nursery and at Night to Shine. If you attend the...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 08-25-2021

Please welcome our new members: Ava Smith, Ashton Smith, Zoey Southern, Zayden Southern, Ragan McCarter, Lola Hunter, and Wesley Landen. Good morning First UMC! What a wonderful day at worship this past Sunday as these seven young people confirmed their faith in Jesus...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 08-18-2021

08/18/2021 FUMC Words for Wednesday FirstYOUTH will host a Fall Kickoff event for students entering grades 6-12 on Wednesday, August 18, from 6 - 7 pm in the FUMC Youth Room. Parents and guardians are invited and encouraged to attend, but attendance is optional....

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 08-11-2021

The Light Shines in the Darkness… In my study and devotion this week were these familiar words from John 1.5, “The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness did not overcome it.” (NRSV) The light of which John writes is the life Jesus Christ brings to us. Later...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 08-04-2021

Confirmation Class ~ Summer 2021 Pictured from left to right: Zoey Southern, Lola Hunter, Ragan McCarter, Zayden Southern, Ashton Smith, Ava Smith, and Wesley Landen I have been well blessed to spend time with these young people during confirmation this summer. They...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 07-28-2021

n his hand is the life of every living thing     and the breath of every human being. -      Job 12.10 When I make pastoral visits, one of the things I often share or pray is that God holds each and every one of us in his hand. No matter what else has happened or is...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 07-21-2021

Join FirstKids families at the Meeks Park Splash Pad every Wednesday at noon. Bring your sunscreen and snacks and join in the fun. Text Danielle Snider at 706 662 4092 with questions. Norris and Peggy Wood's memorial service will be this Saturday, 24th at 2 pm here at...

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FUMC Words for Wednesday: 07-14-2021

A Service of Prayer and Healing Good morning church, Just a reminder that our Service of Prayer and Healing is tonight at 6 pm in the sanctuary. The simple service will include scripture and reflection. This will be a time of prayer for all and of anointing for those...

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9:45 am Contemporary
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