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First United Methodist Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina

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There will be no videotaping during the summer months while the services are being held in the chapel.

Worship Service May 29, 2016
Sermon ~ "Virtual Healing" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
The Eucharist

Worship Service May 15, 2016
Sermon ~ "Happy birthday to You, Church!" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "Rise up, O Church of God" ~ Chancel Choir

Worship Service May 8, 2016
Sermon ~ "The Holy Autocorrect" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "For the Beauty of the Earth" ~ Chancel Choir

May 1, 2016,
"At Home with Us" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "God Gives Us Those Who Love Us" ~ Chancel Choir

Worship Service April 24, 2016
Sermon ~ "The Love Feedback"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory ~ "Children of God"~ Chancel Choir

First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church

118 East Morgan Street, Wadesboro, North Carolina, 28170
Church Phone: 704-694-5170
Parsonage: 980-278-8107
E-Mail      Fax: 704-695-1118
Radio Station: WEHB-LP, 98.3 FM

Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Senior Pastor

Welcome to the Worship Services of First United Methodist Church. The doors of God's church are always open to you. If you are visiting, you are welcome. If you are a member, you are expected.
Your church is alive and active! Come and be a part of God's work.

Worship in the Chapel, July 3

Message: “Ordinary People Doing Extraordinary Things”
           Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Becky Dill

Music: America the Beautiful; This is my Song

Worship in the Chapel, July 10

Message: “Every Thing Happens for a Reason”
           Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Bill Capel

Music: God of Grace and God of Glory; Spirit of the Living God; Lord, I Want to be a Christian


Acolyte: Andrew Tamura
Ushers: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton
Greeters: Carrie & Harvey Leavitt, Adgie James
Money Counters:Sue & Joe Burr, Paulette Ridley,
   Janet & Mark Lowe,
   Jim Jasmin, Patty Shipley
Close church: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton

Opportunities for the Next Week
July 3-16, 2016
July 3
  • Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship in the Chapel, 10:30 a.m.
Office closed week of July 4
July 6
  • Mobile Food Pantry (Marshville UMC), 8:30 a.m.
July 8
  • Office Closed
July 10
  • Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship in the Chapel, 10:30 a.m.
July 13
  • July 17 newsletter will go out!
July 15
  • Office Closed

Lectionary Readings:
Sunday, July 3
Psalm 30; 2 Kings 5:1-14;
Galatians 6:1-6, 7-16; Luke 10:1-11, 16-20
Sunday, July 10
Psalm 82; Amos 7:7-17
Colossians 1:1-14; Luke 10:25-37

The Lectionary readings are for each Sunday of the church year, and also for special days. They provide a systematic way of reading the Bible to prepare for the Sunday service and also to aid you in your daily devotional time.

Links to Use

Inter-Church Council

Western North Carolina Conference

United Methodist Women

On-Going Outreach Ministries of
First United Methodist Church:

NC Pre-Kindergarten
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
(formerly More at Four)

Radio Station WEHB-LP, 98.3 FM

Compassionate Caring in the
Western NC Conference since 1931
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Anson Singers' Christmas Concert Dec. 7, 2014
Amazing Love
And Can It Be
Christmas Eve Prelude
Fairest Lord Jesus
Give Thanks
Jesus Loves Me

My Hope is Built on Nothing Less
On the Cross at Calvary

This Is My Father's World
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
A Song of Hope Benefit Concert

Sigmon Tripletts ""Do You Hear What I Hear," "Children Go where I Send Thee," "Hallelujah," and "Go Tell It on the Mountain."" ~ Hunter, Larsen, and Madison Sigmon
Kum Ba Yah Piano and Organ Duet

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