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 Welcome!  We look forward to worshiping with and serving alongside you!

Prayer requests



Community Prayer Net article.

Love In Action  ideas here.

Wednesday Nite Live resumes August 25th for 6th – 12th grade and 3rd – 5th grade.  Class beginning for Pre-K – 2nd grade on September 22nd.

Now hiring details here.

 


First United Methodist Church
216 W. Main St. / PO Box 790, Edna TX 77957
361-782-3561
(Main St. & Allen St.)

Worship times:
9am Contemporary -Wesley Center,
11am Traditional -Sanctuary,
Facebook for more info here

Sunday School: for all ages, for more details see the Sunday School page .

 

Worship & Sunday School

Sunday Worship styles drawing people closer to God:

9:00 am Contemporary Worship – Wesley Center
(music led by Praise Band)

11:00 am Traditional Worship – Sanctuary
(music led by Choir,  piano / organ)

Nursery available – Education Building


Sunday School classes for ALL ages 10am:

2 years old – Pre K,   2nd floor Moon building,  Teachers:  Brandy Stansbury (currently postponed due to COVID)

Kinder – 5th grade,   2nd floor Moon building,  Teacher: Jennifer Storz (currently postponed due to COVID)

6th – 12th grade,   2nd floor Moon building,  Teacher:  Colleen Fellers

Adult & College,   Wesley Center,  Teacher: David Storz

Adult: Messenger/ Covenant,   Parlor of Moon Building,  Teacher: Paul Davis and Tia Patton

Adult: Round Table,   1st floor Moon Building,  Teachers: Butch & Pat Norrell, (*starts at 9:30am, so people in Choir & Chimes can participate.)


Training (including background check) is for all those who volunteer or work with children or youth (Sunday School teachers & assistants, Youth Ministry leaders & assistants, helping with MYF or Youth Mid-Winter Retreat, Vacation Bible School, Little Church School teachers, Youth Summer Camp, or other children or youth events).  Training lasts for 2 years.  The whole process can now be completed online.  If you have questions, contact Pastor Kelli.

Please follow the 3 steps outlined at www.riotexas.org/safesteps and notify the church office.

Thank you for loving children, youth, and God!


Music is an important part of our worship services.

           Music Ministry rehearsals:
Harmony Chimes, 5pm Wednesdays in Choir Room  (September – May, resume in 2021)

Chancel Choir, 6 pm Wednesdays in Choir Room  (resume in 2021)

Praise Band, 7:30pm Wednesdays in Wesley Center

 

About

Our mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world!

Love God & Love Neighbor

Do all the good you can,
By all the means you can,
In all the ways you can,
In all the places you can,
At all the times you can,
To all the people you can,
As long as ever you can.
~ John Wesley

FUMC Edna Brochure

For more of our Distinctive Wesleyan Heritage: http://www.umc.org/what-we-believe/our-wesleyan-heritage

Happenings

Happenings

Highlights:

Check out Calendar on the Calendar page under the Happenings tab.

Read our current Newsletter on the Newsletter page under the Happenings tab.

Check our Facebook page: www.facebook.com/fumcedna/  .


Wednesday Night Live – Has resumed!
Meal then games and classes for 3rd-5th graders and 6th-12th graders to help them grow in their faith.

Class for Pre-K – 2nd grade starting September 22nd.


Fall Study:      Saving Grace: A Guide to Financial Well-Being

“Money…is it good or is it bad?  How do we, as people of faith, create healthy relationships with money and possessions?  Saving Grace: A Guide to Financial Well-Being, adapted from the best-selling Freed-up Financial Living curriculum from Good Sense, provides the text and tools you need to address the topics of saving, earning, giving, spending, and debt, along with helpful strategies for achieving a sustainable financial life.  This six-part study is based on Wesleyan values and helps you reach personal financial goals as well as address life concerns.”

Wednesdays 6:30pm: 9/15, 9/22, 9/29,     10/13, 10/20, 10/27

.        Let the office know in advance if you need childcare.

Workbooks are currently available for 50% off in paperback or e-book format.     https://www.cokesbury.com/Saving-Grace-Participant-Workbook


Stop the Bleed free class on September 27th 6pm at Vanderbilt Fire Hall!
Adults and high school students around the county are welcome to attend.  No previous medical experience needed. Participants will receive a free tourniquet, as supplies last.

The general public (with little or no medical training) will be taught how to recognize life threatening bleeding when they see it, intervene by packing a wound or applying a tourniquet, and save a life…all in one hour!

More info: https://www.facebook.com/JCVOAD or email jackson.co.voad@gmail.com

Stop The Bleed -Vanderbilt flyer


Safe Gathering background check & trainings: 

All 3 steps can now be completed online, https://riotexas.org/safesteps.  If you have questions, ask Pastor Kelli. 


 Mid-Week Ministries:
6:00 pm Wednesday Night Live – Fellowship Hall, RESUMES August 25th!
Meal then games and classes for 3rd-5th graders6th-12th graders, and Pre-K – 2nd graders* to help them grow in their faith.  If you would like to provide the meal, please contact the church office.

*starts September 22nd


The “Soul Food Thursday” program, provided by the Fellowship and Nurture Committees and the Wesley Nurse program, meets each 1st Thursday each month.  [take-out only until further notice ]   

Lunch in take-out containers ready at 11:30am.  A printed devotional is available with each lunch.

This is open to the community!  All are invited to attend!  If you are interested in receiving, PLEASE contact the church office at 782-3561 by Monday prior to the lunch, so we are able to prepare enough food to accommodate those interested!


SAVE THE DATE:

Stop the Bleed free class: September 27th 6pm at Vanderbilt Fire Hall

Kids singing: October 17th 9am &  11am

Trunk or Treat: October 28th


Crossroads Emmaus Walks, gatherings, and other info at www.cremmaus.org