Special Program


Christmas Eve Special Offering

Christmas Eve Special Offering


Posted By on Dec 19, 2020

This Christmas season, we will be taking a special offering for the Methodist Children’s Home in Waco.  The mission of the MCH is to equip children, youth, and families with the tools to flourish by offering hope through Christ-centered relationships, services, and support. The MCH has a residential program, as well as family outreach, spiritual development, and transition services.  To learn more about the Methodist...

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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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“Music for Martin”

“Music for Martin”


Posted By on Jan 28, 2020

AN ANNOUNCEMENT FROM THE FUMC JASPER MUSIC MINISTRY: The Music Ministry of the First United Methodist Church of Jasper is seeking to commission (have a piece of music composed for a special purpose) a choral anthem to honor the life and ministry of our former Director of Music & Arts, Martin Jones. It is our desire to commission this work from one of the most respected names in church music, Mary McDonald. (marymcdonaldmusic.com)...

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Advent and Christmas at FUMC


Posted By on Nov 19, 2019

The season of Advent, which comes from the Latin word adventus meaning “coming” or “visit,” begins four Sundays before Christmas and ends on Christmas Eve. Advent is the beginning of the liturgical year for Christians. During Advent, we prepare for, and anticipate, the coming of Christ. We remember the longing of Jews for a Messiah and our own longing for, and need of, forgiveness, salvation and a new beginning. Even as we look...

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Feast of the Harvest

Feast of the Harvest


Posted By on Nov 4, 2019

We will gather as a church family for our annual Feast of the Harvest celebration on Sunday, November 15th, at 6:00 pm in the Wesley Center.  This is a beautiful time to fellowship with each other, strengthen our bonds as a church family, and celebrate the ministries and programs of our church.  Mark your calendars now… we hope to fill the Wesley Center with our family! In accordance with COVID-19 safety protocols, the church...

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Vacation Bible School 2019!

Vacation Bible School 2019!


Posted By on May 21, 2019

It’s almost time for Vacation Bible School! You can register in the church office OR online at https://vbspro.events/p/events/fumcjasper! VBS is open to kids who will enter Pre-K through Grade 5 in the fall.  There is no charge to participate. Sessions will run from 9:00 am to 12:00 noon each day. (Click here to download the PDF version of the registration form if needed.)

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