Welcome to First United Methodist Church of Gainesville!
***ATTENTION: Due to the severe icy road conditions: ALL services and events for Sunday, December 8, have been cancelled. ***
In the event you need to speak with Pastor Don,
please call the church office(940)665-3926 for instructions.
Worship with us at 8:30 and 10:45
Learn & grow with us in Sunday School at 9:45
Pastors' Blog: know-christ.blogspot.com
Our Website is under construction. Event postings will be listed in this main page now and after completion. Informational pages may also contain current events. Thank you for your patience. For more information about the project you may contact the church office.
During our Sanctuary Renovation Project, we're worshiping in the Fellowship Center! We thank you for your patience and understanding during this time.
Second Time Around
Open M, Tu, Th, F from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. Worship
9:45 a.m. Sunday School
10:45 a.m. Worship
4:00 p.m. Ring of Fire
4:30 p.m. Youth Choir
5:00 p.m. Whole-Group UMYF
3:00 p.m. Children on Wednesday (COW)
4:00 p.m. Middle School UMYF; No snack suppers served
6:10 p.m. Heritage Ringers, nursery provided
7:15 p.m. Chancel Choir, nursery provided
6:30 p.m. Sarah Circle
Sarah Circle is a United Methodist Women's group. Sarah Circle meets in the evenings for those who work to have a time of fellowship. This group usually meets for dinner or a snack with a discussion time and is open to all women. Contact Andrea Byars for more information at 665-3926. Sarah Circle is on break for the summer and will resume on Tuesday, September 10.
9a-3p Agape Quilters
Apage (meaning: God's Love) Quilters is a group that seeks to provide an atmosphere to support the creative talents of First Church quilters, with prayer, as they reach out to church members who are in need of comfort from long-term recovery involving patient or family. You do not need to know how to quilt to be a part of this group. There are many processes to making a quilt that require no sewing skills. For more information or to donate materials and supplies to the group contact Towana Stafford at 612-2982.
10:30 a.m. Mizpah Circle
Mizpah Circle is a United Methodist Woman's group. This group has planned programs and mission work during their meetings and usually enjoy a time of fellowship with a meal out, Dutch treat, after the meeting and is open to all women. Please contact the church office for more information at 665-3926. Mizpah Cirlcle is on break for the summer and will resume in September.
Gwen's Group is run by Robin and Cathy Brown. This grouping is for adults who wish to go on day trip adventures. Most trips begin between 9:00 and 10:00 a.m. and return around 3:00 p.m. Some evening excursions and days other than the 3rd Tuesday may also be planned. For more information about this program and upcoming trips, please call the church office.