Events

Feb
26

Ash Wednesday Services

Category: Worship  

7:30 p.m. Service of Ashes Beginning the sacramental journey means coming to grips with our humanity; touching our mortality means we see ourselves as God sees us. Begin the season of Lent with this special service which includes the imposition of ashes. Sanctuary. In addition, there will be a midday... read more

Feb
29

Women’s Retreat

Category: Adult Education  
8:30am - 3:30pm

  Facilitators: Fee: $25 (included Day Camper Fee and lunch)  Limited scholarships available. Click here to register. For more information, contact Phyllis Cummins at phyllis6820@att.net. For you were bought with a price; therefore glorify God in your body. – 1 Corinthians 6:20 (NRSV) read more

Mar
1

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Mar
1

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Mar
3

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

Mar
6

Room in the Inn

Category: Adult Education  Outreach  
Mar 6 - Mar 7

Join the United Methodist Women in hosting women from Austin Street Center for a home-cooked dinner, fellowship and good night’s sleep. This ministry aids our area shelters by providing beds in the hottest and coldest days of the year. Our FirstChurch UMW will be joining with St. Paul UMW members... read more

Mar
7

Parenting Seminar

Category: Adult Education  
9:00am - 2:00pm

Invest in the physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing of your family by joining Drs. Stoker, Denison, and Housson for this fun and informative seminar. Designed for parents and caregivers with children of all ages, the session will focus on how to engage your children in new ways and enhance your... read more

Mar
8

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Mar
10

Auditions for “Driving Miss Daisy”

Category: Music & Arts  
6:30pm - 7:30pm

“Driving Miss Daisy” By Alfred Uhry, Directed by Tim Effler Rotunda Theatre Series Performance Dates: May 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 2020 at 7:30 pm Driving Miss Daisy auditions for the role of “Boolie” (Daisy’s son). No appointment needed. Bring headshot & resume if possible. Bring all of your time... read more

Mar
15

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Mar
16

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Mar
22

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Mar
26

United Methodist Men

Category: Adult Education  
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us for fun, fellowship, games, study and community. Afterglow to follow. read more

Mar
29

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Apr
5

Holy Week & Easter at FirstChurch

Category: Worship  

Sunday, April 5 Palm Sunday Services – 8:45 & 11 a.m. Children’s choirs and parade of palms at 11 a.m. commemorating Jesus’ triumphant entry into Jerusalem. Annual picnic & egg hunt in Shivers Park at 12:15 p.m. Thursday, April 9 Maundy Thursday Service – 7 p.m. FirstChurch children and families... read more

Apr
5

Adult Unified Programming – Lenten Study

Category: Adult Education  
9:45am - 10:45am

Jesus’ final days were full of risk. Every move he made was filled with anticipation, danger, and the potential for great loss or great reward. As we reconsider these stories of risk, we find new meanings and challenges. For the Sunday School hour during Lent, we will explore the biblical... read more

Apr
5

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Apr
7

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

Apr
16

United Methodist Men

Category: Adult Education  
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us for fun, fellowship, games, study and community. Afterglow to follow. read more

Apr
20

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

May
1

Rotunda Theatre presents Driving Miss Daisy

Category: Music & Arts  

Driving Miss Daisy By Alfred Uhry Directed by Tim Effler May 1, 2, 7, 8, 9, 2020 at 7:30 p.m. Click here for more details. Discounted parking is available in the Bryan Tower parking garage located at Harwood and San Jacinto with validation at the Information Desk. For more information... read more

May
3

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

May
4

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

May
5

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

May
18

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

May
21

United Methodist Men

Category: Adult Education  
6:30pm - 8:00pm

Join us for fun, fellowship, games, study and community. Afterglow to follow. read more

May
26

Church Council Meeting

Category: Adult Education  
6:30pm - 7:30pm

Join us for the Church Council Meeting. All FirstChurch members are invited. 6 p.m. dinner; 6:30 p.m. RSVP for dinner to Carrie Chavarria. read more

Jun
1

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Jun
2

HIV/AIDS Supper Club

Category: Outreach  
5:30pm - 7:15pm

Provide hot meals for men, women and their children coping with HIV/AIDS, and living below the federal poverty line. Residents of the Ewing and Revlon Housing facilities of AIDS Services of Dallas receive a potluck dinner prepared by volunteers. Contact: Grace McFerrin. read more

Jun
7

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Jun
15

Serve Our Neighbors at Austin Street Center

Category: Outreach  
6:00pm - 7:15pm

Join us as we serve dinner to over 400 homeless men and women. There are two ways to help – you can donate items AND/OR help serve the meal. If you are donating items only, please leave them at the FirstChurch Information Desk no later than the Sunday prior to... read more

Aug
23

Journey to the Holy Land & Oberammergau Passion Play

Category: Adult Education  

HOLY LAND & GERMANY 2020 – THIS TRIP IS FULL. Aug. 23 – Sept. 4, 2020 We will travel to the Holy Land and to the OBERAMMERGAU PASSION PLAY in Germany. This trip is sure to inspire faith and deepen our discipleship as we seek to understand more about the... read more

Sep
15

Church Council Meeting

Category: Adult Education  
Sep 15 - Sep 19

Join us for the Church Council Meeting. All FirstChurch members are invited. 6 p.m. dinner; 6:30 p.m. RSVP for dinner to Carrie Chavarria. read more