Easter Encounters: Life Lessons from the Games We Play

Posted by on Apr 16, 2017 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Community, Featured, Music, Worship and Arts, Television Ministry, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Easter Encounters: Life Lessons from the Games We Play

Sometimes life can seem like a cruel game where we don’t know the rules, or how to play or even understand the game board or pieces.  We hear it said that we have been dealt a terrible hand or it is an awful roll of the dice.  Albert Einstein’s favorite quote was said to be, “God doesn’t play dice with the universe.”  Isn’t it interesting that a person who had no real faith could believe such a thing?  Yet, the Easter moment and the Easter experience is all about a God who doesn’t deal bad hands,...

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SpringFling 2017

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017 in Community, Featured, Mission & Outreach, Uncategorized | Comments Off

SpringFling 2017

  Be sure to mark your calendars now as you won’t want to miss SpringFling 2017 on Saturday, April 29!  Along with several opportunities to be in mission throughout our community, you’ll want to be sure  to join us for breakfast at 8:00 a.m. in Meredith Hall. Sign up online here   Project Number                                                   Description   First Church  Maintenance Projects– This team will do projects at the church including: deep cleaning 107B kitchen, Meredith Hall...

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Scholarship Applications Available

Posted by on Mar 19, 2017 in Featured, Student Ministries, Young Adult Ministries | Comments Off

Scholarship Applications Available

Attention First Church 2017-18 College Students Every year the Scholarship Committee of First United Methodist Church awards scholarships to church members who wish to pursue a post-secondary education.  This includes, but is not limited to, graduating high school seniors, those already attending college, and seminary students. Scholarships are funded through named endowments and other gifts to the church specified for scholarships.  Students are eligible to receive a scholarship from the church for up to five years, provided they meet the...

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Stay Connected with The United Methodist Church

Posted by on Mar 18, 2017 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Community, Featured, Mission & Outreach, Uncategorized | Comments Off

Stay Connected with The United Methodist Church

United Methodist Now is a biweekly e-newsletter for church members to highlight examples of Christian living, share inspirational messages, and focus on what it means to be part of our connection. Learn more about what it means to be United Methodist as we share the stories of the people of The United Methodist Church. Sign up online here!

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Weekly Study Guides

Posted by on Jan 2, 2017 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Community, Featured, Music, Worship and Arts, Television Ministry | Comments Off

Weekly Study Guides

“Easter Encounters: Life Lessons from the Games We Play” April 23 “Blind Man’s Bluff” Study Guide “Into the Darkness, Finding the Light” April 16 “The Gift of Life” Study Guide April 9 “The Gift of Emptiness“ Study Guide April 2 “The Gift of Getting Lost” Study Guide March 26 “The Gift of Disappearing” Study Guide March 19  ”The Gift of Misfits” Study Guide March 12 “The Gift of Uncertainty” Study Guide March 5 “The Gift...

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Dillons Community Rewards

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Featured | Comments Off

Dillons Community Rewards

Did you know in 2016, First Church received over $5,500 from the Dillons Rewards Card Program?  If you have never signed up it is not too late!  Enrolling and selecting First Church to receive the Dillons Community Rewards is easy! Then following link will take you to the Dillons website where you can create an account. Visit the Dillons Rewards www.dillons.com/comunityrewards  Sign in OR Create an account (see below on creating an online account). Click on “Enroll Now”. Enter the 5 digit number 10163 for First United Methodist...

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Weather Notifications

Posted by on Nov 26, 2016 in Community, Featured | Comments Off

Weather Notifications

Notifications: Weather Policy and Church Closures During the winter months we want to inform you of procedures in the event of inclement weather.  First Church will follow the closing of Wichita School District, USD259 during the regular business hours. If the decision is made to close schools, the church offices will also be closed. The decision to cancel regularly scheduled church programming will be made by the Senior Pastor in consultation with the church staff. Closing notices are reported to several outlets. Look for updates on the...

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Wednesday Night Activities

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Adult Education & Fellowship, Children, Community, Featured, Student Ministries | Comments Off

Wednesday Night Activities

Our Wednesday night  fall programming has officially begun! Make your way downtown and join us! Adult Choir: 5:30 p.m.- Choir Room Religious Nurture Center:  6:15 p.m.- Room 100D CORE Kids:  6:30 p.m.- Room 111C and 311C Pre-K –6th Grades CORE Youth: 6:30 p.m.- Room 200D 7th-12th Grades Sermon Circles with Cindy: 6:45 p.m. -Meredith Hall

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CORE Kids Wednesday Nights

Posted by on Sep 1, 2016 in Children, Community, Featured | Comments Off

CORE Kids Wednesday Nights

CORE Kids kick off at 6:30 p.m. each Wednesday evening.  We offer a light snack, music workshops, cooking workshops and library time complemented with a time of Bible learning and games. Children ages Pre-K–6th grade are welcome.  Meet in the 100C wing! For more information, contact Patricia Tristan, patriciat@firstwichita.org

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Online Giving

Posted by on Sep 20, 2015 in Featured, Television Ministry | Comments Off

Online Giving

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