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Christmas Eve Candlelight Services

Christmas Eve Candlelight Services


Posted By on Dec 19, 2020

Please call the church office to make your reservation.  Our Christmas Eve worship service capacity is 100 people for each service.  We ask you to please wear a mask.  We will seat by household with 6 feet between groups. We will stream the 7:00 service online for those who chose to worship at home.  Communion elements and candles are available in the church office during normal business hours.  Here is the PDF Christmas Eve Order of...

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“A Garland of Carols”

“A Garland of Carols”


Posted By on Nov 21, 2020

In lieu of our annual Christmas cantata, the Music Ministry will present “A Garland of Carols.”  This worship service of music and scripture will be held on Sunday, December 13th, at 10:30 am in our Sanctuary. The service will be presented by the Wesley Ringers handbells, organist Bonnie Few Walker, and musicians from Stephen F. Austin State University (strings ensemble and brass quintet). Music, scriptures, and narration to prepare...

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Update on Sunday School Classes

Update on Sunday School Classes


Posted By on Sep 15, 2020

Step by step, elements of our church life are gradually returning! Beginning Sunday, 20 September, these Sunday School classes will be resuming. One-Room Children’s Sunday School 9:30 am, Education Building, Room 204 Pathfinders Class 9:30 am, Education Building, Conference Room (110) Disciples Class 9:30 am, Wesley Center (This class uses the Cokesbury Adult Sunday School Lessons book.) Adult ZOOM Bible Study Sunday School...

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Labor Day Holiday

Labor Day Holiday


Posted By on Sep 5, 2020

Please be advised that the Church Office will be closed on Monday, September 7th, in observance of the Labor Day holiday.  (Wesley Ringers will not meet this week.)

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Weekly Bible Study in December

Weekly Bible Study in December


Posted By on Jul 16, 2020

Beginning Wednesday, December 2nd, Pastor Jacob Smith will lead a three-week study over various elements of the Christmas season.   The class will meet in person on Wednesdays (Dec 2, 9, and 16) at 11:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m.  (A recording of the class will also be broadcast on the church website and on Facebook each Thursday (Dec 3, 10, and 17) at 12:00 noon for those unable to attend on Wednesday.) The class will look at stories of...

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FUMC Welcomes Our New Pastor

FUMC Welcomes Our New Pastor


Posted By on Jun 22, 2020

Here is Pastor Jacob’s greeting to the church.   Greetings to First UMC, Jasper.  As your newly appointed pastor, I am looking forward to our serving Christ together.  My family is excited about the move and we expect great things for our time in Jasper. A little about myself, I grew up in Jacksonville, Texas where my family still resides.  After graduating from Jacksonville High School, I attended Stephen F. Austin State...

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