Outreach


Boxing Day

Boxing Day


Posted By on Nov 29, 2021

  Despite the often-misleading title, Boxing Day is a traditional day of charity originating in early 19th century England.  Observed on December 26th, Boxing Day is a time when wealthier families would “box up” their extra clothing and food leftover from the first day of Christmas and give to local charities and families in need.  Boxing Day is also traditionally a day to give gifts to those who provide public services, such as...

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2021 Christmas Cantata

2021 Christmas Cantata


Posted By on Nov 21, 2021

You are invited to join us on Sunday, December 12th for our annual Christmas Music Worship Service.  We will gather in the church sanctuary at 6:30 for an evening of music, candlelight, scripture, and celebration. The Jasper community is invited to worship and celebrate with us!

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It’s almost time for… VACATION BIBLE SCHOOL! FUMC Jasper is happy to be able to bring VBS back to the Jasper community!  Join is during the week of June 14-18 for an exciting VBS adventure, “Knights of the North Castle: Quest for the King’s Armor!”  We will begin each day in the Wesley Center at 9:00 am, and will conclude at noon (also in the Wesley Center). Click HERE to register your child(en) online,...

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Stations of the Cross Exhibition 2021

Stations of the Cross Exhibition 2021


Posted By on Mar 27, 2021

“Journey to the Cross” Excerpts from HOLY WEEK and the STATIONS OF THE CROSS An ancient spiritual practice to dramatize the Passion of Jesus Christ, brought to life through art Each year during Holy Week, the Music and Arts Ministry presents a “gallery walk” of the Stations of the Cross.  The Ministry is pleased to announce that the “Journey to the Cross” in-person exhibition is open in 2021. ...

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Sowing Seeds of Kindness

Sowing Seeds of Kindness


Posted By on Feb 28, 2021

“Sowing Seeds of Kindness” During the month of December, we are collecting donations of baking powder, baking soda, condiments, flour, pasta, salt, spices, and sugar for the FUMC Blessing Box. You can bring your donations to the Church Office.  If you’re unable to get to the store, you can make a donation and we’ll take care of the shopping for you!  Thank you for your continuing generosity and care for our...

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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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