Columbus First United Methodist Church
Monday, March 30, 2020
Come grow with us!
The Education (study) area of church activity is coordinated by Sarah Borgman and is supported by the Education Committee, chaired by Peg Jeffres.
Sarah Borgman
Christian Education Director
Education covers many ministries, for example:                              
Sunday School for children, youth and adults
Vacation Bible School
Growth opportunities for children during special times of the year
Small group development such as the Alpha Course ("Christianity 101"), Disciple Bible Study, Financial Peace University
Friendship Bible Study for special education and fellowship
Advent and Lenten studies
Bible Study on Tuesdays at 9:30 am
Library, etc.
Many of these education ministries are described more fully in the 100+ Ways to Grow document that you can see by clicking on the following link:  Click here to see the "100+ Ways to Grow" document
If you would like to take one of these classes, or can help teach them, or just simply have a question, please contact Sarah by phone at 402-564-8463 or email her by clicking on the following link:   Click here to email Sarah 
Education/Study For Young Children And Teenagers
Stuffed Animal Project - Helping Others
Hastings Youth Mission Trip

Education/Study For Adults Of All Ages

Leadership Development
2017 Leadership Development Class “Graduates”
August 3, 2017 was the fifth and final meeting of the Leadership Development Class.
Please let us know if you would like to be in the next class!
The history the Alpha Course dates back to 2003 at the Columbus First United Methodist Church. Anne Kallesen and Sally Oxley fill you in on the development and growth of the Alpha program in Columbus. Learn what Alpha is all about and how it can help you in your spiritual journey. CLICK HERE to see the video "All About Alpha" on FUMC-TV.
Alpha Class - 2017
Alpha Retreat at Camp Moses Merrill
March 11, 2017
   Keystone Group meets at the Senior Center on the first Friday of each month at 11:45 AM for lunch and fellowship.

Some of our XYZ members – those with “eXtra Years of Zest” (90 years and up) – who were honored at our October 6, 2019 10:30 service.

Back row: Wayne Galley, Lois and Chuck Athey, Dorothy Cole, Cecile DeFreece

Front Row: Dona Dickenson, Mary Nickels, Margie Leslie, Harold Ritter
Keystone Fellowship
95th Anniversary Celebration
Sunday, June 30, 2019 in Fellowship Hall

 Friendship Bible Study


                          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 Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.