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First United Methodist Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina

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Worship Service December 10, 2017
Sermon ~ "Whose Child is This?"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory ~ Love Came Down at Christmas ~ Chancel Choir

Worship Service December 3, 2017
Sermon ~ "A Carpenter Named Joseph"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "O Come, Emmanuel" ~ Chancel Choir

Worship Service November 26, 2017
Sermon ~ "Is There Room for One More?"
Rev. Dr. Sarah b. Kalish
Anthem ~ "Rejoice, the Lord is King" ~ Chancel Choir

Worship Service November 19, 2017
Sermon ~ "Your Christ Wish List"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "O For a Thousand Tongues" ~ 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.

Third Sunday of Advent
Worship in the Sanctuary December 17

Message: “Raising a Child, Not Your Own”
      -Rev. Dr. Sarah Kalish

Reader: Sue Burr

Music: O Come, O Come Emmanuel
Once in Royal David’s City
Hark, the Herald Angels Sing


Acolytes: David Tamura
Ushers: Elwood Greene, Jeff Crawford
     Cory Smith, Justin Williams
Greeters: Nancy Fuller, Bill Capel, Evelyn Capel
Money Stewards: Ann Wallace, Jeff Crawford,
      John Crawford,
Close Church: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton

Opportunities for the Next Week
Dec. 17-23, 2017
Dec. 17
  • Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.
  • Worship in the Sanctuary, 10:55 a.m.
    Advent Wreath - Tamar
Dec. 20
  • Chancel Choir, 7:30 p.m.
Dec. 24
  • Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.
  • Worship in the Sanctuary, 10:55 a.m.
  • Christmas Eve Service, 5:00 p.m.

Lectionary Readings:
Dec. 17
Psalm 126; Isaiah 61:1-4, 8-11
I Thessalonians 5:16-24, John 1:6-8, 19-28

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.

Jeff Boothby, Videographer

See more pictures HERE

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
Click here for information

Visit our online book store.


Emily Litaker Privette, Director
Gail Litaker, Accompanist
Gus Farmer, Accompanist

Click HERE to view concert

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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