Make A Difference – Vote!

Make A Difference – Vote!

Make a Difference in Our Community – VOTE First Church makes a difference in the community in a number of ways and one of the easiest ways that you can continue to make a difference in the community is by voting. Absentee ballot request forms are now...
Book Discussion to Begin

Book Discussion to Begin

As we each start to examine our ideas about race, we will begin a Zoom discussion using the book The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander. The discussion will begin at 7:00 pm and end no later than 8:15 pm on the following dates: September 2, September 16 and September...
Covid-19 Re-entry Plan

Covid-19 Re-entry Plan

First United Methodist Church’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Returning to Face-to-Face Worship Re-Entry Plan Adopted by the Church Council Thursday, June 18, 2020 Introduction This plan is based on recommendations from the Iowa Conference of the United Methodist...
Organ Concert Rescheduled

Organ Concert Rescheduled

This concert has been rescheduled to October 25, 2020 at 4:00 PM from June 28. This concert will feature Kent Tritle. Kent is the Director of Cathedral Music and Organist at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City. He also serves as the Director of...
Peace with Justice

Peace with Justice

Children’s Activity Peace with Justice Sunday is one of six Special Sunday offerings in The United Methodist Church. Our gifts support ministries in the annual conference and around the world. Last year, $433,437 was received, making it possible to plant new...
Gift Cards – Goal met!  Thank you!!!

Gift Cards – Goal met! Thank you!!!

The Outreach Ministry Team has been in touch with Methodist Hospital to see what we could do for our neighbors. It was suggested that we might purchase restaurant gift cards for members of a specific department. One group that is very important during Covid19 is...