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Columbus First United Methodist Church      NEWS

UMCOR executive impressed by workers in Great Plains Conference
April 3, 2019
Block Party 2019
The Columbus Telegram featured a story on "The 2019 Block Party" scheduled for September 8th at the Outreach Center.
August 31, 2019
Columbus Area and Nebraska Flood Recovery
April 2, 2019
 Rotary Honors Martha Davidson
The Columbus Telegram featured a story "Rotary honors long time nurse with service award ".
March 14, 2019
A Place at the Table
The Columbus Telegram featured a story on "A Place at the Table" which is housed at the Columbus First UMC Outreach Center.
October 13, 2018
Old Columbus Middle School Bleacher Wood Being
Re-purposed for Midwest Mission Distribution
October 23, 2018
Riders and Walkers at Columbus May 26 (raising $3,454 for United Methodist Men's Missions)

Eighteen people from Columbus, Nebraska rode, walked or provided support for the seventeenth annual UMMen's “Babcock or Bust” ride/walk raising $3,454 for three missions.
June 1, 2018
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Pastor Cindi Stewart featured in the
Columbus Telegram
January 4, 2018
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The Pants and Items Have Arrived in Willow, Alaska!
In December, Columbus First UMC Missions Committee spearheaded a project that helped over 108 people with gifts valued at over $10,260.
December 27, 2017
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Blessing Box at Outreach Center
Thanks to Will Whited and his Eagle Scout project, the Outreach Center is taking another step to help stop hunger in the Columbus community.
October 24, 2017
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Janet Hibbs Jones receives NARSP Big Apple Award
Janet Hibbs Jones received the NARSP (Nebraska Association of Retired School Personnel) Big Apple Award at the State Convention of the Association on October 11th  in Grand Island.
October 20, 2017

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Columbus Habitat for Humanity House Dedication

September 30, 2017
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Dick Luebbe named to 2017 Islander Hall of Fame
Dick Luebbe (center) was named to the Islander Hall of Fame and recognized during halftime of the G.I. - Omaha North football game September 22nd.
September 26, 2017
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2017 Leadership Development Class “Graduates” 18!
August 3rd was the fifth and final meeting of the Leadership Development Class.
August 18, 2017
Columbus Hosts 30th Annual Can Care-A-Van
The 30th Annual Columbus Can Care-A-Van was held on Tuesday, June 6th. The Vacation Bible School kids meeting at First UMC made a delivery and were featured in  the Columbus Telegram and on Columbus News
June 7, 2017
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June is Alzheimer's and Brain Health month. The month designated to be aware and informed on the subject. 
May 25, 2017
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Arby’s Andy D’Agosto presented two donation checks totaling $3,500 on August 31, 2016 to A Place At The Table, the weekend food backpack program housed at the Outreach Center of the First United Methodist Church  CLICK HERE to read story
September 1, 2016
Prayer guides Columbus church’s journey to new
Outreach Center
August 16, 2016
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July 29, 2016

July 16, 2016

The Columbus Telegram published a story about FUMC members Dean and Carolyn Athey's Medical
Mission Trip to Nicaragua.
 FUMC Fall Family Festival News Story
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October 25, 2015
BaconFest providing $6,300 to Backpack Program
May 20, 2014
4-H'ers helping with the Backpack Program
February 26, 2014
Food for Thought Backpack Program
March 27, 2013
Columbus First United Methodist Church
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                          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.