Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Join us at 8 pm on Christmas Eve for Carols, Scripture, Christmas Music, and Candles There’s a place for you and your family this Christmas at First United Methodist Church

Be sure and take time to visit one of our church’s cherished traditions, the placing of the outdoor nativity scene just outside the front door of the church–a perfect “picture spot” for you and your family. Take time to learn about the rich history of our figures in the article below.    THE CRECHE The[…]

Dear Friends, On the first Christmas night, the angel appeared suddenly to some shepherds in the middle of the night to assure them, “I bring you good news of great joy.” We could say the same about good news and great joy for our church in 2017. This year, we shared in one of the[…]

“NEXT STEPS” CONTINUING THROUGH NOVEMBER 8 “Next Steps” is your midweek opportunity to take a new step forward in your Christian journey along with others. Next Steps offers you a choice of groups and topics to pursue over seven Wednesdays at 7 pm continuing through November 8. • “Meeting God Today” — Bible Study from[…]

190th Anniversary Video

You can watch the video that was playing before the beginning of the 190th Anniversary Celebration service at the link below. Maybe you can pause it here and there and tell us who some of the people are in scenes from our good and honored past.

Free Gospel Concert

Free Gospel Concert His Design Quartet Next Sunday, Oct. 1, 2 pm FUMC Sanctuary

Introducing “Next Steps” Continuing through October “Next Steps” is your midweek opportunity to take a new step forward in your Christian journey along with others. Next Steps offers you a choice of groups and topics to pursue over seven Wednesdays beginning September 27 at 7 pm. “Re-Membership” — Christian Building Blocks and Refresher “Meeting God Today” —[…]

On Sunday, October 1 we will celebrate 190 years of Methodist ministry and the organizing of our church in Martinsville in 1827. The schedule for the day: 9 am: Worship 11:30: Catered Lunch 2:00: Gospel Concert featuring “His Design Quartet” Call the church office (765-342-3558) to make a lunch reservation

In 1827, just eleven years after the State of Indiana joined the Union, a Methodist circuit rider began serving settlers in the five-year-old village of Martinsville.  These circuits were known as 2, 3, or 4 week circuits depending on the length of time it took the rider to complete his preaching responsibilities.  Martinsville was in[…]

Get Noisy, People!

Make a joyful noise to the Lord, all the earth! So God calls his people to sing and shout his praises. Why not step up and be part of the church’s music ministry? If you’re looking for a way to fit in, a chance to serve, and a place to belong, this is it. Give it a[…]