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Back to School Celebration at 9am & 11am 8/21
& Promotion Sunday at 10am 8/21

Wednesday Night Live resumes August 24th for 6th-12th grade and September 7th for 3rd-5th grade! (click on the grade level for more info)

6-week Summer study on the Apostles’ Creed

Community Prayer Net article.

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 – Kinder,   2nd floor Moon building,  Teachers:  Jennifer Storz 

1st – 5th grade,   2nd floor Moon building,  Teacher:  Brandy Stansbury 

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 2022)

Chancel Choir, 6 pm Wednesdays in Choir Room  (resume in 2022)

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.
~ (attributed to John Wesley)

FUMC Edna Brochure 2022

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/  .


6-week Summer study on the Apostles’ Creed, Wednesdays at 5:30pm starting July 6th.  We will use Creed: What Christians Believe and Why by Adam Hamilton, it is available wherever you buy books.


Safe Gathering background check & trainings: 

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

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Back to School Celebration at 9am & 11am 8/21: Blessing of backpacks, church teachers & assistants, ISD teachers & staff, and students.

Promotion Sunday at 10am 8/21:  transition to the next grade level Sunday School classes for K-12th.


 Mid-Week Ministries:
6:00 pm Wednesday Night Live – Fellowship Hall, RESUMES August 24th!
Meal (6pm) then games and class for 6th-12th graders (6:30pm-7:30pm) to help them grow in their faith.
RESUMES September 7th: meal (6pm) and class 3rd-5th graders (6:30pm-7pm)
If you would like to provide the meal, please contact the church office.


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:

Men’s Emmaus Walk: August 25th-28th, 2022
Women’s Emmaus Walk: Summer 2023


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