Columbus First United Methodist Church
Saturday, November 25, 2017
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UMW Annual Christmas Brunch – Please come join us at FUMC Fellowship Hall Saturday, December 2nd from 9:30 -11:00 a.m. for a morning of food, fellowship and celebration of the season.  Music provided by the CHS New World Singers and Holiday Activity with Tammy Hempstead of Accent Floral.  Tickets are $3 for an adult, $5 for a family, and kids are free.  Tickets will be available at church services or in the church office.  We will also have a free will offering for Epworth’s new “Little Jewels” daycare.
Columbus United Methodist Women is an affiliate of the international organization of United Methodist Women described as the largest denominational faith organization for women with approximately 800,000 members.  The UMW mission is fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders and advocating for justice.  More information on the general organization is available by clicking on the following link:
The Columbus unit of UMW is organized into "Circles" of women that meet monthly. Different circles meet at different times during the day or in the evening so there is an option that should fit any woman. All Circles meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month at the church.
Meeting Time: 9:30 a.m.    Location: Main Floor, Chapel Parlor
Contact: Jackie Pope
Meeting Time: 1:30 p.m.    Location: Main Floor, Chapel Parlor
Contact: Arlene Loseke
Meeting Time: 5:30 p.m.    Location: Main Floor, Chapel Parlor
Contact: Lori Sinovic or Martha Davidson
If you love to read, we also have a Reading Group that meets the fourth Thursday of the month. For more info, contact Arlene Loseke 402-564-4825. Come check out UMW and enjoy the fellowship, friendships and mission with us!
We are very active in supporting and serving local and world-wide missions.  Examples are scholarships for youth, Epworth Village in York, and funding support to the international UMW organization that focuses on children's and women's needs around the world. 
For specific information, contact President Jackie Pope at 402-469-4435 or email her with your inquiry by clicking on the following link:
Connections is a group of women who meet for lunch after the 10:30 AM worship service on the third Sunday of each month and also for social events.
Connections is sponsoring a trip to Omaha on Friday, December 8th. They will be leaving the church parking lot at 8:30 a.m. and return by 5:00 p.m. The trip will include the Poinsettia Tree at Lauritzen Gardens, Christmas at Union Station, lunch at Spaghetti works in the Old Market with a stop at Cheesecake Factory on the way home. For more information or to make a reservation contact Marilyn Zehring at 402-564-0756 or

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                          LOCATIONS & SERVICE TIMES
Downtown  2710 14th Street, Columbus, Nebraska  402-564-8463
     Saturday: 6:00 p.m.   Sunday: 8:00 & 10:30 a.m.
     Sunday School: 9:00 a.m.  Fellowship Time: 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.
     Nursery available 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
     Transportation available for Sunday 10:30 service. Call the church by Friday to schedule
Outreach Center  3602 16th Street, Columbus, Nebraska  402-564-8362
     "Ignite On Sunday Night" Alternative Praise Gathering
      Casual Praise Worship: 6:00 p.m. followed by refreshments and fellowship