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FUMC Jasper Town Hall Meetings

FUMC Jasper Town Hall Meetings


Posted By on Aug 3, 2022

First UMC Jasper has entered a time of discernment to consider disaffiliation from the United Methodist Church.  This decision is ultimately made by the congregation and will be voted on at a called charge conference to be held in late September or early October.  As part of the discernment process, there will be three town hall meetings to present information about disaffiliation.  The meetings will be held on Thursday, August 11th...

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A Period of Discernment

A Period of Discernment


Posted By on Jul 6, 2022

From Pastor Jacob to the FUMC Jasper Family, a message of great importance to every member of our congregation. A Period of Discernment Over the past several years the United Methodist Church has been debating issues related to human sexuality, same-sex marriage, and the ordination of gay and lesbian clergy.  Currently the UMC does not allow same-sex marriage or ordain “self-avowed, practicing homosexuals” to be clergy in the Church. ...

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Holy Week 2022

Holy Week 2022


Posted By on Apr 6, 2022

  SUNDAY, APRIL 10 Coffee with the Pastor @ 9:00 am (Ace Mathews Education Center Lobby) Sunday School @ 9:30 am (Ace Mathews Education Center) Palm Sunday Worship @10:30 am with Children’s Palm Processional (The Sanctuary) Journey to the Cross (Stations of the Cross Exhibition) Frank Ealand Hall @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm (Through Easter Sunday. Please check our website for times.) Easter Egg-stravaganza@ 3:30pm – Easter Games...

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Ash Wednesday, March 2nd

Ash Wednesday, March 2nd


Posted By on Mar 1, 2022

This Wednesday, March 2nd, is Ash Wednesday.  On this day, the season of Lent begins.  (If you would like to know more about Ash Wednesday, please visit Ask the UMC.) Our schedule at FUMC Jasper for the day includes these times. 7:30 – 8:30 am – “Come & Go” Ashes (College Street Chapel) 5:00 pm – Pancake Supper (Frank Ealand Hall) 6:00 pm – Ash Wednesday Service (The...

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Easter Choir

Easter Choir


Posted By on Feb 17, 2022

The FUMC Music Ministry announces the start of rehearsals for the Easter Choir.   Similar to the Christmas Cantata Choir, this is an open choir (including members of the Chancel Choir) for those who would like to sing with us on Easter Sunday (and Palm Sunday if desired). (Church membership is not required.) We are preparing two choral anthems for each Sunday, and will rehearse them at the beginning of our Wednesday night...

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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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