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Bishop Haller preaches

Bishop Laurie Haller, Iowa United Methodist Church, preached and recognized Difference Makers on March 8. Guests from Grand Jct and Paton-Churdan UMC’s were also present for the celebration. The youth got to ask the Bishop questions during Sunday School. https://www.facebook.com/FirstUnitedMethodistChurchJeffersonIowa/videos/1458561404311736/?t=17 to hear the sermon.

Sunday Worship

Facebook tape of Worship on 3-1-2020.
https://www.facebook.com/FirstUnitedMethodistChurchJeffersonIowa/videos/273657340264604/?t=3

Bishop Laurie Haller preaches

Sun, March 8 Bishop Laurie Haller, Iowa United Methodist Conference, will preach at First United Methodist Church in Jefferson at 10:30 am. The Youth will meet with the Bishop at 9:30-10 am. The youth may ask the Bishop questions. Everyone is welcome. All Greene Co churches are invited.

Ash Wednesday

The first day of Lent is February 26, Ash Wednesday. Worship will be held at Ever Greene Ridge at 3-3:45 pm for those who prefer the earlier hour. Soup Supper (for a donation) will be held at 5-6:30 pm. Ash Wednesday worship will be at 6:45-7:30 pm. Imposition of ashes will be available for everyone….

2020 Lent Study for small groups and sermon series will be based on The Walk written by Adam Hamilton. Everyone is invited to attend the 6 week study of the spiritual disciplines. Sunday mornings at 9 for adult class and worship at 10:30 am.

Midwest Mission Sunday

A successful fundraiser meal and auction were held on Sun, Feb 16 for the mission team heading to Midwest Mission Distribution Center in Illinois in March. The MMDC truck was here to pick up medical furniture, wheelchairs, walkers, sewing machines and more for missions. Good used bikes, sewing machines, medical furniture and wheelchairs/walkers are being collected to take to Illinois. Drop them by the church or call the church to arrange a drop off. Contact Danille Curtis, Bob and Brenda Egeland for further information.