Have We Met Our Match?

Light the Match Gene Rayburn never had it so good. (Some of you will have to look him up on the Internet!) By the grace of God and generous hearts, we have a match, but friends, this is no game. A matching gift has been offered for retiring the mortgage on our new church. The[…]

Wednesday Night is Back!

Actually, Wednesday nights didn’t go anywhere. We’ve just been elsewhere for a while. Join the new churchwide study for fall, “The Big Ten,” part of our continuing emphasis on Back to Basics. This fall, we’ll study and discuss the Ten Commandments (Exodus 20) and see if and how they apply in our lives today. Come[…]

Join a Music Team

Music Rehearsals starting this week: Sundays, 8 am: Sanctuary Choir Wednesdays, 6:45: Handbell Choir Praise and Worship Team: TBA You’ve thought about it. You know you want to. Come on, give it a try. Contact Kathy Gorr, Music Director, to get involved (kgorr@stcharlesbloomington.org), or call the church office (765-342-3558) for information.

All-Church Lunch Served – September 11

United Methodist Women Soup & Salad Spectacular The UMW will be hosting a fundraiser lunch “Soup & Salad Spectacular” on Sunday, September 11 following Worship.  Soups, salads, deserts and drinks will be served.  The cost is $5.00 per person and proceeds will be used for local and international missions.

Save the Date now for Decision America 2016 with Franklin Graham Wednesday, October 5, Noon at the Statehouse Watch for details on how to be part of the caravan from our church https://decisionamericatour.com/tour/indiana/  

Daycare Openings Available

Sonshine Kids Daycare at First UMC currently has openings in ages 2-5. For information, call Director Lisa Carter at 765-349-0946.

Celebration 2017

2017 will be our 190th year as a congregation, and we will be celebrating all year long. SAVE the DATES of September 17-24, 2017 for celebration week and Celebration Sunday, September 24. Events and schedules will be announced early in 2017, but save the date now and plan to be part of the fun and[…]

Fall 2016 Church-Wide Study on The Ten Commandments Sundays Worship at 9 am Wednesdays beginning August 31: 6:00 – Dinner 6:45 – Groups and Studies To join a group, contact Pastor Becky 765-342-3558 rsuter@fumcmartinsville.org

Light the Match!

A generous and faithful donor has offered to match any and all gifts to the Building Fund for the purpose of paying off the loan balance for our new church by the end of this year. The original matching gift was for 2015, but because of denominational issues, the 2015 campaign was postponed and the[…]