Yes, it is time to start thinking and planning for some fun summer activities. Make sure you have Camp Chippewa on your list! Camp Chippewa is a wonderful United Methodist Camp in Ottawa, KS. The theme for this summer is "Power UP"! There are many different camp focus' and so many fun activities to choose from. First United Methodist Church pays half tuition for our members to attend. There are also Parent/Child camps for younger ages. To look at a brochure or register - go on line to campchippewa.org.
FUMC Vacation Bible School
"Everest" - Conquering Challenges with God's Mighty Power
July 12-15, 6-8 pm
Fun for all!
Click here to register.
All Church Conference Rescheduled
for July 23 at 6:30pm
The All Church Conference scheduled for June 18 has been canceled and rescheduled for July 23, 6:30 p.m. The reason for this reschedule is so that the Trustees of the church can have additional time to provide the best information possible to the congregation to prioritize the projects for the Aspire to Excel capital campaign. Click for rest of the article.
Interested in Sinning
Bring your lunch and join your friends in the Parlor on Mondays, noon to 1:00, beginning June 1st, for our summer book study, Sinning Like a Christian: A New Look at the 7 Deadly Sins, by UM Bishop William Willimon." This study will be led by Jeannie Jensen. Please let the office know if you are interested so we can purchase enough books to be available for the class.
VBS Adult Study
Save the Date
We will be offering a book study during VBS for adults led by Ken Roemer. Join us July 12-15 from 6-8pm for Greater by Steven Furtick. Most of us aren't in danger of ruining our lives. We're in danger of wasting them. Are you unsatisfied with the kind of Christian life you've settled for? If you are tired of cul-de-sac Christianity or self-help pseudo solutions, today is the day God's greater plan for your life begins in full force.
UMW Summer Bible Study
United Methodist Women will be hosting a six-week study on "learning how to speak the truth in love". We will read KEEP IT SHUT by Karen Ehman. Books may be purchased on-line.
Everyone is welcome to join us on Wednesday afternoons starting June 24th from 1:00 to 2:30pm in Cornerstone Cafe.