We invite you to join us in worship at First United Methodist Church throughout the year. We offer special seasonal and varied worship arts opportunities, examples of which may include Global Worship Sundays, Celtic worship services, Jazz Services, Guest Worship Musicians, Instrumental Ensemble Sundays, and more.
Some upcoming special music opportunities include:
- World Communion worship with Global Music Ensembles (Oct 7 – 9:30 & 11:15 am)
- Children’s Worship “All God’s Children” (Oct 21 – 9:30 am)
- All Saints’ Sunday (Nov 4 – 9:30 am)
- Global Worship (Feb 10 – 9:30 & 11:15 am)
Our regular worship services include Saturday, 5 p.m. contemporary worship at our Green Wood location, as well as 9:30 a.m. traditional and 11:15 eclectic Sunday worship services at our Downtown location. All are welcome!
Advent & Christmas Worship at FUMC
Our 2012 Advent and Christmas worship will contain a wealth of music and liturgical arts offerings. Our core ensembles (Chancel Choir, Chancel Bells, Day Bells, Youth Bells, Youth Ensemble, Children’s Choirs and Vocal Staff) will share special Advent and Christmas Eve offerings at our traditional Sunday 9:30 am Advent Sundays & 11:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Worship services. Our First Vocal & Instrumental Ensembles will continue to mix contemporary Christian styles of jazz, contemporary, folk, gospel, and rock in music our 11:15 a.m Sunday “Gathering” Worship Service and join our Children & Youth Music Ministries at our 7:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Family Worship. Instrumental groups comprising FUMC adult, youth and university age participants are once again being assembled. Please let us know if you are interested in participating in one of our FUMC instrumental worship ensembles. Instrumentalists of all ages are welcome. We have opportunities for brass, woodwinds, strings, percussion, global music, and contemporary ensembles.
Please contact our Minister of Music and Liturgical Arts, Dr. Ann Marie Koukios, for information regarding any of the music ministry opportunities listed at 734.662.4536 (ext. 25).