First UMC Mesquite News and Events

Live Nativity – Viewing Dates- First Church has presented the Live Nativity since 1964. Please come be with us one night and experience the joy of witnessing the coming of Christmas. Read More
Condolences for the family of Jo Sevcik- We grieve with the family of Jo Sevcik upon her passing. Deepest condolences are extended to her husband, Don, and to all their family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers for comfort are given. Service information is pending. Please check back again for details. Read More
Volunteers Needed – Angel Tree Project – December 14- Our church will be hosting INVITED participants to the Angel Tree Project on December 14. Volunteers are needed from the church family to help with children's crafts, to serve the meal, set up and clean up. Volunteers should plan on being at church no later than 10:00 a.m. for crafts,… Read More
Advent Workshop – December 8, after worship service- All ages are invited to come to the Fellowship Hall to participate in creating cute button ornaments. Limit five ornaments per person (or until supplies run out). Hot cocoa and cookies will be provided along with the craft supplies. Small hands will need adult assistance. This event will be good… Read More
Neighborhood Caroling – December 8- Want to join in some old-fashioned Christmas Caroling? See details here... Read More
Youth Study – Star Wars Jedi?- Star Wars Fans will love this new study! It begins December 8 AND later, you will be able to attend Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker with the group! Read More
Live Nativity – Sign Up- First Church has the reputation of presenting the Live Nativity for many years. Families, Sunday School classes, friends, groups and individuals have traditionally joined together to stand on assigned evenings on the front lawn to bring the story of Jesus' birth to our community. Please consider signing up and sharing… Read More
Sanctuary window decoration sign up- Sign ups for the decoration of the Sanctuary windows are open now. Advent is a blessed season and the window decorations add to our blessings as a church family. Sign up soon! Read More
Poinsettia Orders- It is time to turn in your Poinsettia orders. This is a long standing tradition in First Church and these beautiful plants enhance the Advent decor so much. Please consider purchasing in honor of in memory of your loved ones! Read More
Waiting For Christmas – a Christmas musical presentation – December 22- Come celebrate the Christmas spirit with us on December 22. The Chance Choir will be presenting "Waiting For Christmas" at 10:30 a.m. on December 22. Read More