Altar Flower Sponsors are needed for arrangements for Summer and Fall 2019

Sign up early before your special date is taken.
You may sign up at the back of the sanctuary on the bulletin board, or call the office at 814-432-8161 to see what dates are available.

ABC Life Center Baby Bottle Boomerang

Mother’s Day to Father’s Day.
Bottles will be handed out at church. Each bottle is filled with cash, change or checks made payable to ABC Life Center and returned to the church by Father’s Day.

Honor A Graduate

Do you know a graduate from our First Church family?
Please let us know so we can honor them on Graduation Sunday (this is for high school, college, etc.).

Church Leadership

Our Church Council is in need of a leader…

If you ever hoped to be a part of the church leadership, now might be you opportunity!

The responsibilities of this position include…

Meeting and working with the pastor, lay leader, and others to fulfill the mission of the church.

Prepares an agenda for the bi-monthly meetings, leads the meetings, follows up actions by assigning responsibility for implementation, coordinates the activities of the leadership team, and maintains a healthy and growing spiritual life.

While the typical leadership model for the church has a single individual as chairperson, there could also be a team of two individuals to serve as co-leaders. If you have interest in this position, please speak to the Pastor.

Communion Stewards

We are updating our list of those interested in helping to set-up communion. If you wish to be added to the list of communion stewards, please contact the Church office.

Happy Easter!

He is not here: He is risen.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. He who believes in me will live, even though he dies; and whoever lives and believes in me will never die.”
[John 11:25-26]

***We Need Your Help***

We could use your help to fill the eggs for the Easter Egg Hunt. Bags of eggs are in the back of the sanctuary to take and fill with wrapped candy and return by April 14th.

If you do not wish to fill eggs, you may donate a bag of candy by placing it it the basket in the back of the sanctuary.

Interested in Joining the Choir?

The Franklin First United Methodist Temple Choir meets every Sunday from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Interested in joining the choir? Talk with our Director: Jeremy Ostergard.

“Disciple Me” Series

There are so many exciting things happening in the Christian Education Department of FUMC.

We have started a new curriculum called “Disciple Me” in Jr. Church. This curriculum will take the children on a journey of becoming a true disciple of Jesus. We will have skits, object lessons, fun and excitement. Stay tuned!!

We are also, studying the attributes of God during our Sunday School time. Each week we learn something new about God. We are looking forward to Easter and the Extraordinary Egg Hunt. This will be a cooperative ministry along with Christ and Grace Churches. This is still in the planning stages. We have chosen a date of Saturday, April 20th 10:00am. More details to come!

Mission Focus for February

May 18-25, 2019, a team from Franklin First United Methodist Church and the Franklin district will travel to Puerto Rico on a mission trip. There will be 9 to 13 on the team. Our Mission focus for the month of February will be to help the team defray the cost of the trip. The trip cost up to $1500.00 and most members of the team will need help to pay for the trip. Your support is needed and appreciated.