And every day in the temple and at home they did not cease to teach and proclaim Jesus as the Messiah. Acts 5:42

Current and Upcoming Events

   christian-calendarClick HERE to watch a video on the Christian Year.                        

United Methodist Women 
United Methodist Women will meet on Thursday, December 1st. at 10:00 a.m. in the church library. This will be their Christmas program and pot luck luncheon. Kathy Fritze will present the program, “Angels Among Us”. Visitors are welcome to attend.

Charge Conference
The Annual Charge Conference will be held in the Sanctuary on Sunday, Dec. 11 following the late worship services (10:45 & 11th Hour).

Shop Till You Drop
December 10 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. For children 6 weeks – 10 years old. Reservations are required. FMI: Contact Amanda 325-655-8981,,or message FirstKids Ministries via Remind or Facebook.

Advent Study
The Morning Glories are starting an Advent study by Adam Hamilton called “Not a Silent Night” and Lori Francks is leading it. It starts Tuesday, Nov 29 at 10:00 in Journey. No cost. All are welcome.

Mid-Week Worship for Advent
Guest preachers & musicians will join us Wednesdays at 12:05 in the Sanctuary to lead us through the season of Advent. Come watch and prepare with us, Wednesdays, November 30, December 7, 14, & 21. A $5.00 catered soup and salad lunch will follow.

Advent Devotionals 2016
The devotional is written by First UMC members and provides a wonderful opportunity to share Advent with family and friends. If you would like to receive a daily devotion during Advent, subscribe by scrolling to the bottom of the page.

2016 Advent and Christmas Events
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Advent Devotionals 2016/FirstNews

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