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31st Appalachia Service Project

by Kirsten Baxter

Seven adults and eleven youth will be leaving this Saturday morning for Chavies, Kentucky working to make a few more homes warmer, safer, and drier. This will be the 31st edition of Ames First UMC sending work teams to the Appalachians (Appalachia Service Project). Over those 31 years 320 individuals have given/shared their time and […]

Holy Land with Pastor Fred

by Kirsten Baxter

  Pastor Fred is joining with Bishop Haller and her husband and others from around Iowa to tour the Holy Land on January 9–18, 2018. You can join them! Educational Opportunities is the tour host/company. That company has been in service for many decades and excels at tours. The trip will leave from Des Moines […]

July/August Youth Calendar

by Kirsten Baxter

Here are links for the July and August Youth activities calendars. Hope everyone is enjoying their summer, we’d love to see you all participate is some summer fun! July Calendar August Calendar

June Youth Calendar

by Kirsten Baxter

Just a little visual reminder at the June Calendar for Youth at Ames FUMC! Also to look ahead, there’s a summer overview as well. June Calendar Summer Activities Overview

Pentecost Violin and Piano Concert

by Kirsten Baxter

Bring your friends and neighbors to this special violin and piano concert on Sunday, June 4, at 3:00 p.m. in our beautiful, historic sanctuary. A freewill financial offering will be received. Brandin Kreuder plays the violin and has performed in orchestras and recitals around the USA and abroad. Brandin began violin at age 10 in the Burlington, WI, public schools. At […]

Job Posting : Director of Youth Ministries

by Kirsten Baxter

Please open to read the job description and details. DIRECTOR OF YOUTH MINISTRIES Job Information Contact information : Send an email with resume and cover letter to Rev. Fred Lewis at fred@fumcames.org Call with any questions : 515-232-2750

UMM Annual FUN(D) Picnic & Auctions

by Kirsten Baxter

The United Methodist Men will sponsor their 27th Annual FUN(D) picnic, silent and live auction at 5:30pm on Saturday, April 22nd in the Fellowship Hall of Ames First UMC. Over these years they have funded over $150,000 to the church for various projects within the church as well as helping to fund portions of the […]