(neighborhood services center)

Scholarships and Grants Available

Applications for FUMC Endowment scholarships and grants are now available.  Deadline for submission is May 1.
The Endowment fund has a limited amount of money available to worthy projects in the church or various mission projects.
Any committee may make application for such awards. Individuals may make suggestions to the appropriate council, committee or administrative group
Monies may be used for any purpose consistent with the mission of the church,.
Applications available in church office.  Due by May 1.

Thoughts About The Jesus and the Children Stained Glass Window in the Sanctuary

  by Marlyss Kubik
When I have had to be absent from worship these many months, I have missed the joy of Christian fellowship. But I have also missed the sustenance from the symbols of our faith that surround us in our church building. Things I may have taken for granted.
How many times have I really thought about the picture of Jesus and the children that I look upon each Sunday? …


Holy Thursday

March 29, at 6 PM, a service of Tenebrae. This service which will be held in the Wesley (Red) Room, is also known as a Service of Darkness, and is based on a 12th century late night/early morning service and is an extended meditation on the passion of Christ. This service will include Holy Communion.

Easter Sunday

April 1, at 9 AM and 10:30 AM

Palm/Passion Sunday

March 25 at 9 AM and 10:30 AM. We will wave Palm branches and remember Jesus’ public demonstration of riding a donkey into Jerusalem, while at the same time Roman soldiers entered on war horses in a display of power.

Good Friday

March 30, at 12 noonJoin us on the Cross Walk. As we did last year, we will carry the cross around our downtown neighborhood, stopping along the way for reading, meditation, and prayer. This service will start and end in the sanctuary.

Easter Lillies

Would you like to donate an Easter Lily for our Easter Service Celebration? Fill out the special form honoring or remembering someone at either service these 2 pre Easter weeks and include it and $10 in an envelope. Let us know if you need special arrangments.

Trinkets & Treasurers

“Save the Date”

Rummage Sale will be held April 13-14″.  Please save your usable goods for the sale to benefit Neighborhood Services Center and other UMW charitable causes.

Soup Suppers

On the first Thursday of each month from  6 PM to 7:30 



Bible Study Friday

UMW Spring Project

Tithe On-line

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Meets in the Chapel on the first Tuesday from 6PM to 8 and the second Saturday from 10AM to 12


Ladies’ Night Out

Meets at various restaurants on the 1st Wednesday evening of each month @ 6:30PM.
The next Ladies’ Night Out will meet at Red Lobster 1720 N Main St, on Wed. April. 4 @ 6:30PM.
Everyone is welcome.


Leadership Council

Normally meets in the Wesley (red) Room on the third Saturday @ 3PM.
The church’s Leadership Council next meets on Saturday, March 24, at 3PM.


Choir Practice

Meets in the Patio (blue) Room on Thursday evenings from 7PM to 8:30 except for the first Thursday and all other “Soup Supper” Thursdays when it starts at 7:30, right after the “Soup Supper.”