FIRST UNITED METHODSlideshowIST CHURCH 

Winchester, VA

Our Mission

"The mission of the Church is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world."

(Book of Discipline of the United Methodist Church)
 

 WE WELCOME YOU TO THE FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH!

We hope you will join us for any upcoming church services and activities. Please join us for worship and Sunday School, each Sunday at 8:30am and 11:00am, at our downtown campus.

We are one church with two locations!

Worship, education, and fellowship occur at our downtown campus located at 
308 N. Braddock Street, Winchester, VA
Fellowship, service, and recreation often occur at out Apple Pie Ridge Campus located at: 
362 Apple Pie Ridge Road across from the elementary school

If you would like to know more about what's happening in our church click the "Calendar" tab or our "Newsletter" tab for more information.
If you like to know what to expect click here! We have many opportunities to get involved
Thanks for visiting our website and may God bless you richly.

Regular Weekly Worship

8:30 and 11am

 Sunday School
9:45am
See the varieties of classes we offer, click here!

Want to meet our Pastor?

Want to know more about our church, our pastor, or meet some of our church members in a relaxed setting? Please consider joining us for Coffee, Lunch, or Dinner with the Pastor. Coffee with Rev. White will be held every Thursday from 1:00-2:00pm at the Espresso Bar and Cafe in the downtown walking mall (across from Brewbaker's). Lunch will be traditionally held the last Monday of every month at 12:00pm at Mission BBQ, and Dinner traditionally the last Thursday of the month at 6:30pm at TGIFriday's! Watch the calendar of events for specific dates. 

To let us know if you are coming for coffee!

To let us know if you are coming for lunch!

To let us know you are coming for dinner!

Hope to see you there!

Current News from our Church

Movie Night!

Come join us for a western-themed movie on November 17th at 6:00pm at the The Gathering Place.

Transportation Ministry

We are looking for folks who would like to be a part of a transportation ministry. It would involve picking up riders for Sunday School and 11 am service and taking them back home after the service.
The commitment would be for one Sunday every 8 weeks with the flexibility to trade with other drivers when scheduling conflicts arise. The drivers may use their own vehicle or the church van. Please sign up on the Tear Sheet, so that we can contact you. Thank you!!

Estimate of Giving Cards

For those who have not had a chance to complete an Estimate of Giving card, please pick up one from the back of the sanctuary.
Please place it in the box that is provided.
Thank you for your tithes and gifts to FUMC.

Poinsettia Sale!!

Call the church office for pricing. Cut-off date for orders is Monday November 19th.

Volunteers Needed!!

Bell Ringers are needed!!
Shifts are one-hour increments.
 Saturday, December 1st from 5-8pm
 Thursday, December 6th from 4-8pm
(Both at the Walmart on route 50
food door entrance)
Sign up on the board in The Gathering Place.

Newsletters and Bulletins

The current bulletin and November 2018 Newsletter are up on the website. Go to Newsletter and Bulletins to find them.

New Group! New Voices

It is an opportunity to sing and learn about contemporary music. We will sing the songs we learn in worship as well as others and learn about contemporary worship practices....no experience is necessary. Come sing along with us just for the joy of it!

Tear sheet

The tear sheet or as we call it, our electronic tear sheet, has been updated recently. Please look up on the top menu for the new form option on our website or click here if you want to get there quicker.

Some changes that were made...

Little changes were made as we dust off the cobwebs on certain web pages. Please bear with us as we continually provide a current and updated website for you to enjoy.

Come sing with us!

Join us in the fall on September 5th and every Wednesday evening from 6:30 to 7:30pm to sing with the Chancel Choir! No experience necessary, if you just want to sing God's graces that's all we need! Contact Melody Harmon (540-667-3514) for more information. Private instruction is there for those who need it. We are small in number but great in spirit!

Suggestions?

If you have suggestions for the website please send e-mails to fumcoffice@fumcwinchester.org
Put in the subject line, "website".


OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS...
Mark your calendars for the following dates! Details are on the calendar page. Click this!
*All calendars are being meshed into one to make it easier for everyone.*