Columbus First United Methodist Church
Saturday, August 24, 2019
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             OUTREACH CENTER

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Columbus First United Methodist Outreach Center
3602 16th Street
Phone 402-564-8362
We are an outreach ministry of Columbus First United Methodist Church
Monday thru Thursday:  7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday:  7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon

The primary office of Associate Pastor Joe Krepel and Christian Education & Youth Director Sarah Borgman (402) 270-2372, is located in our Outreach Center.
Come as you are and join us every Sunday for a casual evening together at the Outreach Center, 3602 16th Street. It all begins at 6:00 with music and words to Ignite the Spirit in you followed by refreshments and fellowship.


Peace Pole Dedication at Outreach Center
September 9, 2018



Summer Church Office Hours / Summer hours are in effect  through August 30th. The summer schedule is: Monday – Thursday from 7:30 am – 5:00 pm, and Friday from 7:30 am – 12 noon.Office hours will return September 3rd to 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Thanks to all that donated at the FUMC Blood Drive on July 1st. There were 46 units  of blood collected. Next drive  will be Monday, August 26th. Call Connie Jensen for an appointment or visit
Wednesday Nite JAM Starts Wednesday, August 28th 
2:30 - 5:00 -  After School Program      
5:00 - 6:30 -  Meal      
6:00 - 6:30 -  Youth Choir      
6:45 - 7:15 -  Worship
7:15 - 8:15 -  Group Meetings

Watch for information on transportation
and *new* meal plans!

Check out this year’s Block Party on Sunday, September 8th from 3:00 – 5:30 p.m. There will be carnival games with prizes, dunk tank, the Boy Scout maze and inflatables! CJ’s BBQ will also be there as a food vendor. The party will continue as an outdoor Ignite service will be held at 6:00 p.m. A volunteer list will be circulating during worship services on 8/25 and 9/1- so be watching for ways to help!


Need help with some projects? The youth are here to help you. They will do lawn care, snow removal, windows, painting, cleaning, you name it. Free Will Donation. Call the Church Office for details at 402-564-8463.


Needing a night out  with your spouse? Check out the second Saturdays of the month from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., then join us for Saturday night worship at the Outreach Center from 6:00 to 7:00 p.m. Next one: September 8th.  Childcare with meal provided $2.00/child. Talk to Sarah Borgman for more information.

Library of Books & Movies - Check out the Meditation Room at our Outreach Center. There are a number of books for parental support as well as Christian-based MOVIES that can be checked out!
Parenting 4:13 - This is an on-line support group for parents of strong-willed children. Request to be included in this FaceBook group thru Pastor Cindi.
The Blessing Box is in need of toiletries, school supplies, pens, pencils, glue sticks, crayons, and paper products.  Please drop off any donations at the Outreach Center.  The supply box is right inside the east door entrance.
Ignite!  Children’s Church - During the Sunday evening Ignite service, kids are welcome to go to the  Community Room during the sermon. Children too old for nursery till 6th grade, are invited to listen to a Bible story and do an  activity.

Join us for:
Bible Studies
Movie Days
Craft Club
Weight Loss Support
Youth Activities
We also host:
Red Cross Blood Drives
Backpack Program
Crisis Navigators
Habitat for Humanity
Support Groups
Community After School Program
Are you looking for a place to hold your Bridal Shower, Baby Shower, Birthday Parties, Reunions, Graduation or Confirmation dinners? The Outreach Center is available most weekends for you to hold your event. If you are interested, call the Church Office and they would be glad to assist.

                          LOCATIONS & SERVICE TIMES
Downtown  2710 14th Street, Columbus, Nebraska  402-564-8463
     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
     Saturday Evening Service: 6:00 p.m.
     "Ignite On Sunday Night" Alternative Praise Gathering
      Casual Praise Worship: 6:00 p.m. followed by refreshments and fellowship
Office Hours:  Monday thru Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 
                                 Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon