*** If you need to meet or talk with Pastor Luke please call the church office to set up an appointment."      |      Online service will continue through the month of May.      |      NEW - Online "Giving" is now available. "Giving" button located in the upper right corner of the website. See the "News" section for more information.      |      Listen to Online Sunday Service by your phone. See "News" for more information and directions.      |      Join us for our online service Sunday morning at 9:00 a.m. Click on the Facebook icon to join the service.      |      May 14th Booster Newsletter, Prayer List, Home Activities, Daily Devotional, Food Pantry needs & much more under "News."      |      New to our "News" page, Verse of the Day, Bible App for Kids, and Lesson Activities & Resources for Children's Sunday School.      |      Church doors are locked but the church office will be open for regular hours. Please call the church office if you need to get in the building.      |      Extra pews for sale and free kid-size chairs. More information is available under the "News" section of the website. ***
First United Methodist Church



Understanding Salvation

  Thursday, May 23rd, 2019 @ 4:47 pm

Ask The UMC: Are we saved if accepting God’s grace happens gradually, not in one moment?

United Methodists understand that people have different experiences of awakening and turning to God. Some may have a sudden, powerful experience. For others, it’s more gradual.

Here’s how our official document on baptism, By Water and the Spirit, explains it: Click here to read the entire article.

SERVICE TIMES

Welcome Center (Coffee & Conversation): 8:30-9:00 a.m.
Worship Service: 9:00-10:00 a.m.
Fellowship: 10:00-10:30 a.m.
Sunday School: 10:30-11:30 a.m.(only during school year)

P.O. Box 394

200 CHURCH ST

Shenandoah, IA 51601

712-246-2081