I am kind of obsessed with an English murder mystery series right now. The way the plot moves, new characters being introduced at key moments, veiled hints of potential motives, red herrings, and finally that scene where a simple slip of the tongue or subtle change in expression and — wham! — the truth is revealed and the guilty party is exposed for who they truly are.(see more)
Each Sunday | 10:30 – 10:55 am | Chapel | Dr. Len Delony
October 19 — Special Music: Dace Sultanov, celloWith special music, prayer and readings, this quiet contemplative full communion service led by Dr. Len Delony and other FUMCFW clergy is available each week for those who want to add communion to their weekly worship experience.
Sunday, October 19
Between Traditional Services FUMCFW GardenPlease join us as we honor Director of Outreach, Nancy Tully and her 14 years of dedicated service to our church and its Outreach Ministries. Be sure to stop by this special garden reception and celebration to let Nancy know how much we appreciate her as she approaches her October 31 retirement.
Sunday, October 19
10:30 – 10:55 am | Room 154All adults (18 and older) interested in learning more about our 10th Annual Costa Rica Mission Trip from July 10 – 20, 2015, led by Rev. Chuck Graff, are invited to attend this brief information meeting. Contact Rev. Chuck Graff (firstname.lastname@example.org) at 817/339-5065 for more information.
10.17 – 10.19 Middle School Retreat
Lyle Lodge | $25
11.15 – 11.16 High School Retreat
Lyle Lodge | $25All current 7 – 8th graders (10.17 – 10.19) and 9 – 12th graders (11.15 – 11.16) are invited to join us for a weekend out at the lake for some fun, relaxation and worship.
Thursday, October 30
6:00 – 8:00 pm | Justin Youth Building (801 W. 5th Street)
Room in the Inn is a life-changing ministry that provides shelter to individuals who are homeless during the three coldest and the two hottest months every year. Make plans now to attend the mandatory training session to learn how YOU can help FUMCFW and First Street Methodist Mission help 12 single men find relief from the extreme temperatures every Thursday evening this winter.
CLICK HERE for more information, or to sign up to volunteer!
We need you to offer your service to God and others through volunteer opportunities at FUMCFW. This month we need:
- Greeters for Organ Consecration Sunday (October 26)
- Chrismon Tree Decorators (November 29)
- eleven:eleven celebration Video Director
- First 7th Service Video Director
Sunday, October 26, 2014
3:00 – 5:00 pm | 5th Street & Justin Parking Lot (801 West 5th Street)
Admission: Bring new children’s hats/gloves for two Fort Worth elementary schools, or canned food items to help our First Street Methodist Mission feed those who are hungry.
Wear your Halloween costume and enjoy bounce houses, pony rides, petting zoo, games, prizes, crafts and more!
Sunday, October 26
Anne S. and Henry B. Paup Sanctuary Pipe Organ Consecration Sunday
9:30 & 11:00 am | SanctuaryCome, help celebrate the consecration of our new pipe organ! This significant First Church milestone culminates the plans, hopes and dreams of generations past, present and future. Be sure to take your place in this grand Sunday morning celebration in our church family.
Monday, November 3
9:00 am – 4:00 pm | Meet at Church to load bus
$20 per person, payable at the bus, includes admission, box lunch and bus fare
Reservations Due 10.31With 180,000 square feet of space, standing 170 feet tall (equivalent to an average 14-story building) the revolutionary Perot Museum extends beyond the typical "museum" perception. To reserve your spot, or if you have questions, please contact Ann Maddox (email@example.com) at 817/560-7323.
This Sunday will be one of those rare pastoral syzygies you don’t get to experience too often at First UMC. Now, maybe you’ve noticed how two people who have been together a long time often reflect similar qualities, and have similar interests and ideas and values? Well, Linda and I, both on staff at FUMCFW, and both ordained United Methodist clergy, have decided to preach this Sunday on the same scripture text (Matt 22: 15-22), but are taking completely different approaches to its meaning.(see more)