God walks with us through every dark valley. I am able to draw upon the strength of God to get me through the tough moments.(see more)
August 25 – 27
6:00 pm Friday – noon Sunday
Still Water Lodge | Glen Rose, TX | $200 | Registration requiredThe Feed Your Soul retreat will give you intentional, structured time apart to take leaps forward in your life as a disciple of Jesus Christ. Feed Your Soul will feature a full Healthy Plate experience, allowing you to practice a rhythm of life built on the foundations of worshipping, learning, serving, giving, praying, and playing.
September 6 – November 22
Wednesdays | 9:30 – 11:00 am | Room 350
Led by Rev. Phyllis Barren | $20 | Registration requiredThis 12-week study immerses participants in the Old Testament. Disciple Fast Track provides a viable option for busy people seeking comprehensive engagement over time with the entire biblical text. A brief, illustrated review video enables participants to recall important facts and ideas then Rev. Phyllis Barren will offer insight into the current week’s session.
Begins Sunday, September 11In the Fall, we enter our 13th semester of our Children’s Academy Sunday School for children in Kindergarten through 5th Grade. Children enroll for a class and get to be in the same room, with the same teachers, all semester. Some classes are designed for younger elementary (K – 1st) and some for older elementary (2nd – 4th).
Bible Retreat | September 15 – 16
Lyle Lodge | $25 | Registration required
Third Grade Bible Presentation | September 17
11:00 am worship | SanctuaryThird grade is a special year in Children’s Ministries as we celebrate the milestone of gifting children with their very own Bible!
September 20 – November 1
(No class October 18)
Wednesdays | 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Foundation Building, 2nd Floor
Led by Rev. Phyllis Barren
Registration required | Book available for $15Divorce is one of the most difficult experiences that most people will ever face. Even the most amicable of divorces can create intense emotional and psychological issues which may have lasting effects if they are not given attention.
Thursdays, September 21 – October 26
9:15 – 11:00 am | Room 350
Led by Rev. Linda McDermott | Registration requiredThursday Theologians is a welcoming group interested in open-minded and challenging discussions of theological topics. This six week study is specifically designed for those who are eager to ask the more difficult questions about faith and to be challenged to explore personal beliefs.
Saturdays, September 23 & October 14
7:45 am – 3:00 pm | 5818 Whittlesey Rd., 76119
Join us on Saturday September 23 and/or October 14,in serving on our First Church Habitat for Humanity Team. This year we will be blessing the Davis family at the Carver Heights East Blitz Build, alongside members of St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church and Arborlawn UMC. Lunch will be provided each day.
June 25 – August 20
September 17 – November 5
January 14 – March 4
Three 8-week sections | No class 7.2
Sundays | 11:00 am – 12:30 pm | Room 332
Led by Dave Alvarado | $15 | Registration required
Covenant Bible Study is an in-depth group Bible study in which we will read and discuss the Bible together, learning how to love God — and each other — better. This 24-week experience covers all the books of the Bible as we move back and forth from Old Testament to New Testament.
Sunday, August 20
9:30 – 10:30 am | Room 350
“Whenever You Find Yourself on the Side of the Majority, It’s Time to Reflect”
Dr. Jim RiddlespergerCheck out this great new Adult Education discussion group meeting on Sunday mornings. It’s a combination of succinct and exciting TED Talk-style presentations followed by facilitated, engaging conversations around the topic of the day. Each week will be different with speakers from around the Metroplex, including artists, educators, theologians, entrepreneurs, and great thinkers of all sorts.
April 19 – December 20
Wednesdays | 6:00 – 7:00 pm | Room 231
Led by Rev. Lance MarshallThis is an open Bible study; no purchase or registration is necessary. This study welcomes both those who have never opened the Bible in their lives, as well as those who study on a regular basis.
Please bring school uniforms (white or navy tops & khaki, navy, black, or blue denim bottoms)
to donation bins at the East, West, & Garden entrances
Lots of organizations collect school supplies but not many collect school uniforms. FUMCFW is stepping in to fill the gap!