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Events

Feb
17

Lent at FirstChurch

  Ash Wednesday Feb. 17 The drive-thru Ash Wednesday event has been cancelled due to inclement weather. Lenten Worship Online Feb. 21 – Mar. 21 11 a.m. or on demand Church-wide Lent Study Feb. 22 Join the opening Zoom call on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m., and then participate in... read more

Feb
22

Church-Wide Lent Study – “The Walk”

Category: Adult Education  
Feb 22 - Mar 29

Led by Rev. Evan Jones In The Walk, Adam Hamilton focuses on five essential spiritual practices that are rooted in Jesus’ own walk with God and taught throughout the New Testament. Each of these practices is intended as part of our daily walk with Christ while also being an essential... read more

Feb
24

Lenten Senior Adult Mid-Week Check-In

Category: Adult Education  
Feb 24 - Mar 24

SENIOR ADULT MID-WEEK CHECK IN Wednesdays during Lent : Noon – 12:30 p.m. Designed for those 60+. Facilitated by Rev. Evan Jones, we will explore the worship scripture and have some time for sharing and prayer. SCHEDULE/SCRIPTURE FEBRUARY 24 Psalm 25:1-10 Mark 1:9-15 MARCH 3 Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16 Romans 4:13-... read more

Feb
28

Variations Got Talent!

Category: Music & Arts  Youth  
5:00pm - 6:00pm

Variations Youth Choir presents Variations Got Talent! in a special one time only stream. Tune in at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28 to watch our very talented Variations! Click here to watch the stream at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 28. read more

Mar
18

United Methodist Men

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

Join us for fun, fellowship, games, study and community. Currently, all events are planned to be held via Zoom. When we are able to gather safely in person, we will transition to in person. A Zoom link for the meeting will be sent out closer to the meeting date. Contact... read more

Mar
23

Church Council Meeting

Category: Adult Education  
6:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us for the Church Council Meeting. All FirstChurch members are invited. Contact Carrie Chavarria for Zoom meeting details. read more

Mar
24

Parenting Holy Habits – Mar.

Category: Adult Education  
7:00pm - 7:46pm

Parenting Holy Habits (previously 46 Minutes of Parenting Faith) Led by Leah Bailey Audio by Leah Bailey (audios posted on Wednesday Mar. 24, Apr. 21, May 19) Each month a new Spiritual Practice will be highlighted in hopes that families can adapt the practice to fit their schedules in order... read more

Mar
26

Dallas Arts District Blood Drive

11:00am - 5:00pm

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.... read more

Apr
12

Church-Wide Study – Apr. “Little Nuggets: A Study of Proverbs”

Category: Adult Education  
Apr 12 - May 3

Led by Rev. Evan Jones The book of Proverbs is filled with little nuggets of wisdom which show us ways to be a better friend, a better partner and how to live life abundantly. Does it really tell us we should be like ants though? Find out in this deep... read more

Apr
13

The Book of Judges: Heroes and Villains

Category: Adult Education  
Apr 13 - May 4

Tuesdays, 7 – 8 p.m. April 13 – May 4 Led by Alex Moore, Perkins School of Theology Intern serving FirstChurch Not often read, Judges can provide a glimpse into patterns of disobedience, oppression, violence, salvation, and peace.  This class will work through the entirety of the Book of Judges... read more

Apr
15

United Methodist Men

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

Join us for fun, fellowship, games, study and community. Currently, all events are planned to be held via Zoom. When we are able to gather safely in person, we will transition to in person. A Zoom link for the meeting will be sent out closer to the meeting date. Contact... read more

Apr
18

When the Heart Waits

Category: Adult Education  
Apr 18 - May 9

Sundays, 4 – 5 p.m. April 18 – May 9 Led by Sherrye Bass Sue Monk Kidd, best selling author of The Secret Life of Bees, shares her experience with finding meaning in life through “active waiting”. Full of wisdom and grace, Kidd’s words will encourage us along our spiritual... read more

Apr
21

Parenting Holy Habits – Apr.

Category: Adult Education  
7:00pm - 7:46pm

Parenting Holy Habits (previously 46 Minutes of Parenting Faith) Led by Leah Bailey Audio by Leah Bailey (audios posted on Wednesday Apr. 21, May 19) Each month a new Spiritual Practice will be highlighted in hopes that families can adapt the practice to fit their schedules in order to enrich... read more

Apr
28

What We Believe: The Articles of Religion

Category: Adult Education  
Apr 28 - May 12

Wednesdays, 7 – 8 p.m. April 28 – May 12 Led by Rev. Evan Jones Join us for a 3-week study of the 25 historic Articles of Religion. These provide a framework for what Methodists around the world believe and are the central tenets of our faith. Different than the... read more

May
10

Church-Wide Study – May “The Good Neighbor Experiment”

Category: Adult Education  
May 10 - May 24

Led by Rev. Holly Bandel and the Mission & Advocacy Leadership Team With resources from the Neighboring Movement, learn how to get to know or renew relationships with your actual neighbors. This experience will teach 6 concrete, faith-based habits to love your neighbors. After so many months of distancing, this... read more

May
19

Parenting Holy Habits – May

Category: Adult Education  
7:00pm - 7:46pm

Parenting Holy Habits (previously 46 Minutes of Parenting Faith) Led by Leah Bailey Audio by Leah Bailey (audio posted on Wednesday May 19) Each month a new Spiritual Practice will be highlighted in hopes that families can adapt the practice to fit their schedules in order to enrich their understanding... read more