First UMC Mesquite News and Events

God and Country Classes to begin soon! - Classes for the God and Country awards will be held on Sundays, 3:00-4:30 p.m. from Jan. 27-April 7. They will be held at First United Methodist Church-Mesquite, 300 N Galloway in Mesquite 75149. Approximate cost for books and awards is $20. Students will need to bring $5 for each book Read More
New Sermon Series: Made for Mission - A new sermon series will lead us into the new year with a new focus: Paying the Gift Forward. Join us as we begin a new journey into our mission... January 6 - We are Called! January 13 - What's My Mission? January 20 - What's My Message? January 27 Read More
Rummage Sale – January 31-February 2 - We are ready for 2019 and ready for a Rummage Sale January 31 – February 2 How about you? If you haven’t already brought us your stuff, this is the time to bring in things you are not using, things you have in storage paying fees on or things you Read More
No 5th Sunday Potluck on Sunday, December 30 - Please spend time with your family and friends on Sunday, December 30, in lieu of 5th Sunday Potluck. Have a blessed and Happy New Year!
Moment of Blessing – Patricia Gatlin on Creative Outreach - Click HERE to listen to Patricia Gatlin give her Moment of Blessing on Creative Outreach. The program is vast: gardening, rummage sales, thrift store, and much more. So if you are looking for a way to utilize your talents, Creative Outreach is looking for you! Talk to Patricia, or any Read More
Live Nativity -December 21, 22, 23, 24 - The Live Nativity will be on display December 21, 22, 23, and 24. This is a long standing tradition at First Church. The 24th will feature a candlelight processional surrounding the nativity, singing in celebration of the coming of our Savior's birth.
Candlelight Christmas Eve Service – 8:00 p.m. - A processional by candlelight to the Live Nativity will follow a traditional Christmas Eve Service on Monday, December 24. Join us in celebrating the birth of our Lord Savior.
2018 Advent Event Photo Gallery - Look HERE for photos from 2018 Advent Events! Events featured: Santa Cop Toy Parade, Prep for Hanging of the Greens, Angel Tree
Christmas Eve Service – December 24, 5:00 p.m. - A family friendly Christmas Eve service will be held Monday, December 24, 5:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary. We invite all who wish to share this special time with us to come 'Prepare Ye the way of the Lord'!
The Longest Night Service – December 21, 7:00 p.m. - In the long, dark winter nights memories if past experiences and the pain of present experiences & situations can become overwhelming. For some, Christmas Day is most difficult. For others, it's Christmas Eve, New Year's Eve, or the beginning of another long, lonely year. In this service, we invite you Read More