News and updates


Summer Plans

Online only worship continues through June. Small groups are invited to start meeting again online or with proper social distancing. If you need help setting up online gatherings, check with Karen Shannon, Christian Educator. Please let the church office know so we can publicize your meeting places and times. Discussions are underway for Vacation Bible School. Speak to Karen S if you have ideas or questions. Together we can move forward!

Memorial Day Worship online

Join us for online Worship on Memorial Sunday at 10:30 am. Check out the Facebook page of First United Methodist Church, Jefferson, Iowa.

Celebrating our Graduates

Watch Facebook live on May 17 to see a celebration of our 2020 high school grads. Congratulations! Gifts from the church to the grads will be delivered.

Drive Thru Breakfast Mother’s Day

RSVP for your choice of breakfast by May 8. Then on Sun May 10, Drive Thru and pick up your breakfast. Here is the link to pay for your food.
https://ppay.co/Tq0iD-8H9jI
Here is the link to order your food: https://forms.gle/MvSFaaoXPhgmHhBEA
You may also bring a check or cash to the Drive Thru Breakfast. Thank you! Call 386-4411 with questions or to order if you can’t do it online.

CAMP SUNDAY May 3

Celebrating Church Camp will be the theme of this Sunday’s worship service. We will also hear from the Crazy 4 Christ kids about the highlights of C4C. Check out this YouTube about summer church camp! Watch for people from our church! https://youtu.be/0-aC7Qs-gao
See you ONLINE for Worship Sunday May 3 at 10:30 am. We will begin putting worship on YouTube soon. Holy Communion will be celebrated on May 3.

Worship online April 26

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Lectionary Scriptures for 2020

Third Sunday of Easter – April 26, 2020 – Acts 2:14a, 36-41 – Psalm 116:1-4, 12-19 – 1 Peter 1:17-23 – Luke 24:13-35 Fourth Sunday of Easter – May 3, 2020 – Acts 2:42-47 – Psalm 23 – 1 Peter 2:19-25 – John 10:1-10 Fifth Sunday of Easter – May 10, 2020 – Acts 7:55-60…

Online Prayer Group

Join Pastor Julie in a time of prayer online. Let her know if you have a prayer concern or if you would like to join in. We are praying for our community.