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Lent Food Drive with CCS

Lent Food Drive with CCS

We are grateful that a FirstChurch member has pledged to match any donation made to the online food drive by Easter Sunday up to $5,000! Your generous gifts will provide ample amounts of wholesome food to needy individuals and families. Donate now and your money goes twice as far – providing EIGHT meals for families in need. Click here to... read more

Dallas Arts District Blood Drive

This Jan. – May, the UMC is hosting blood drives across North Texas to help ensure doctors and hospitals have what they need on the shelves to treat patients, especially those with sickle cell disease. Watch this video to see why blood donations are needed for those with this disease. Please consider donating blood during this time of critical need.... read more

Dallas Arts District Blood Drive

The UMC is hosting blood drives across North Texas this spring to help ensure doctors and hospitals have what they need on the shelves to treat patients, especially those with sickle cell disease. Watch this video to see why blood donations are needed for those with this disease. Please consider donating blood during this time of critical need. Additionally, support... read more

FirstGifts Pick Up

FirstGifts Pick Up will be on Dec. 13 from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m. in the FUMC Dallas parking lot located off San Jacinto Street. Please enter the lot through the entrance located off of Harwood Street. Due to the ongoing pandemic we ask that you remain in your car at all times and we will put your items and donation... read more

Dallas Bethlehem Center Family Gift Packs

Nov. 27 – Dec. 7 The holiday season can be difficult for families in South Dallas. There’s often not enough money to buy gifts, and this year will be especially challenging. On Dec. 15, Dallas Bethlehem Center is hosting a Christmas Family Gift Drive where families in need will drive-up and receive a Family Gift Basket.  You can support this event by... read more

One+One Dallas “Partnering in a Pandemic”

One+One Dallas and Pastors for Texas Children present “Partnering in a Pandemic” Advocating for Public Education through the 2021 Texas Legislative Session Faith community leaders will share best practices, learn about advocating at the state level, and hear from local and state leaders about the needs in public education. To register, click here. read more

Say Their Names Memorial

Every November 1, United Methodists across the globe publically remember those who have passed away as a part of All Saints Day. This year, with the overdue spotlight on the unjust treatment suffered by black people, it was fitting that we honor those lives lost over the years. The Say Their Names Memorial remembers those who have died because of... read more

Virtual Mission Trip to Honduras

Want to travel to Honduras in 3 days? Join us online April 26 – 29 from 6:30 – 8 p.m. CST The CMO and North Texas Board of Global Ministries invite you to take part in a virtual mission trip to Honduras. We hope that this virtual mission trip experience will help the people in your church already connected to... read more

ZOE Empowers Virtual Mission Trip

Want to learn more about Zoe Empowers? Want to travel the world in 3 days? Join us online Nov. 10 -12 from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m. CST Ideally attend all 3 days to get the full specter of how the program works; each day builds on the prior day. Pack your bags for a virtual trip to Rwanda, Kenya,... read more

UMW Faith Talks on Voting and Voter Suppression

Members of our FirstChurch Mission and Advocacy team attended an online forum this weekend put on by Texas Impact about how to support people in their right to vote this fall through mail-in voting, poll working and driving people to the polls. United Methodist Women are a part of this effort as well. This month as we mark the 100th... read more