Posts from September 2015

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Need a lift?

by Nicole Smith

Hey—-Do you know what day it is? That’s right, it’s Wednesday! Time for our mid-week activities!!! Kids’ Club (kindergarten through 5th grade) will have fun while learning more about the Old Testament. It’s going to be a night of quickness as we play minute-to-win-it games while learning more about the HUGE family tree from Adam through Jesus! Stop […]

Pet Blessing Sunday

by Nicole Smith

In honor of St. Francis who loved all of God’s creatures, we will be having a “Blessing of the Pets” on Sunday, September 27  at 10:00 on the south side of the church. Please feel free to bring your pets to this short outdoor blessing. You should have plenty of time get your pets from home […]

Abraham, Sarah, and Legos?

by Nicole Smith

Kids’ Club will be learning more about the Old Testament lessons of Abraham, Sarah, and other members of the family. But Legos? What do Legos have to do with Abraham & Sarah? Well, I guess you better be there to find out! 6:30-7:30pm Room E206 Grades K-5. Also scheduled for Wednesday: 6:00–Pizza, Praise, & Prayer […]

Stephen Hamilton In Concert!

by Nicole Smith

We are so blessed to have the nationally known, critically acclaimed, virtuoso concert organist, Stephen Hamilton in concert this Sunday, September 20 at 3:00p.m. Following the concert will be a reception of coffee and cookies. For more information about Stephen Hamilton, go to his website at http://www.stephenjonhamilton.com/index.html As part of a series of events celebrating […]

A Night of Improv at First UMC

by Nicole Smith

Our 2015-2016 theme “Tell Me A Story” continues as Mid-week programs return!! And do we have a night of fun planned for YOU!! Join us this Wednesday, September 16 for some improv comedy by members of Iowa State University’s Improv Theater Group. We will kick things off at 6:00p.m. in Fellowship Hall with our Pizza, […]

Celebrating 150 Years! Ames First United Methodist Church

by Nicole Smith

Join us (and John Wesley) Sunday, September 13 from noon-2 p.m. at Bandshell Park (6th and Duff Ave) to kick off our 2015-2016 church school year as we celebrate our 150th anniversary! There will be a catered meal by Hickory Park, performances by our very own “Up With Puppets” and local band “The Lawn Chairs,” a […]

Ames First United Methodist Church-Celebrating 150 Years!

by Nicole Smith

Join us (and John Wesley) Sunday, September 13 from noon-2 p.m. at Bandshell Park (6th and Duff Ave) to kick off our 2015-2016 church school year as we celebrate our 150th anniversary! There will be a catered meal by Hickory Park, performances by our very own “Up With Puppets” and local band “The Lawn Chairs,” a […]

Time for the Church School Year to Begin!!

by Nicole Smith

We are so excited for this 2015-2016 church school year as we celebrate our 150th anniversary!! Our theme for the year is “Tell Me a Story.” We will have many opportunities to hear stories from history, as well as present and future possibilities throughout the year in all age groups as we continue on our […]