UMW Cookie Walk

UMW Cookie Walk

UMW is having their annual cookie walk on Saturday December 14th. From 9am to 12 noon. Buy as gifts for loved ones. Buy some so you don't have to bake. Buy some if you just like cookies. We have cookies and other good treats. Stop by and bring your friends. It's going to be in the basement of the church The Community Hall. ...
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Madrigal

HEAR YE, HEAR YE, HEAR YE! The 11th Annual Madrigal Dinner of the First United Methodist Church shall be held to welcome the holiday season with great fanfare on Friday, December 6th and Saturday, December 7th in the Great Hall.  Come one, come all - this royal fundraiser for our church is not to be missed! In celebration, you are invited to experience this merry feast of music and pageantry featuring talented actors and musicians performing holiday music, skits and ditties fit for a king and his royal subjects.   Enjoy a sumptuous five-course banquet served in the magically transformed     Community Room and PLEASE DO purchase your tickets early - prices remain as they have been with individual tickets at $35 and a table for 8 at $240.   To be an honored guest at this very special holiday celebration, contact Lady Sue Cassler at 219-362-1421 to reserve your seats. Here is a link that will take you to the online giving for the Madrigal. https://www.eservicepayments.com/cgi-bin/Vanco_ver3.vps?appver3=wWsk24ZWJSTZKsGd1RMKlg0BDvsSG3VIWQCPJNNxD8upkiY7JlDavDsozUE7KG0nFx2NSo8LdUKGuGuF396vbfTtlcCyXLGFVDIg24rUwtmXHubq5Z7ap5JVmPErc4ZeYHCKCZhESjGNQmZ5B-6dx107euY6HGXLROcIKuQss-o=&ver=3 ...
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Messy Church

We are very excited to announce that we will be hosting a Regional Training Event for Messy Church, USA right here at 1st UMC! This is one of only two training events in the entire Midwest. If you are unfamiliar with Messy Church, I encourage you to check out their website at messychurchusa.org to find out why we are so excited. Messy Church has found great success in the UK, where it’s proven to be a unique way to bring church to the families in your community. Saturday, August 10, 2019 9:00- 3:30 We will need volunteers to help serve coffee and treats in the morning, help with serving our catered lunch, provide desserts, and to host throughout the day. If you want to join the team that is attending the training, or would be willing to volunteer during the day- please see Trish Johnsen. Trish Johnsen, Children and Youth Ministry Director, 765-490-1994 trishatchurch@gmail.com ...
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