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United Methodist Women’s Reading Program Group Kicks Off in June - The UMW Reading Program Group meets on the second Monday of June, September, November, January, and April from 7:30 to 9 p.m. in Room 301. At our June 12 meeting, we will discuss "Wherever the River Runs: How Forgotten People ... Read More
Mission of the Month: Metrocrest Services/Sack Summer Hunger Program - First United Methodist Church Coppell supports Metrocrest Services, which provides a wide range of emergency aid, financial assistance, and services, including the Sack Summer Hunger (SSH) program. A number of Coppell students are on the free or reduced-fee lunch program ... Read More
Patriotic Pops Concert at FUMC Coppell on May 29 - Plan to be a part of this annual celebration of both honoring our country and remembering those who have served! Hot dogs, chips, dessert and drinks at 5:30 p.m. in Wesley Hall followed by Patriotic Pops at 6:30 p.m. in ... Read More
April Mission of the Month: Lydia Patterson Institute - By Shaun Jex In 1999, the Methodist Church in Great Britain published a work titled “The Essence of Education: A Report on the Methodist Conference.” The authors stated “access to education should be the birthright of every human being.” The ... Read More
Mission of the Month: Project Transformation - by Shaun Jex The March Mission of the Month is Project Transformation. Founded in Dallas in 1998, Project Transformation (PT) has grown to include six chapters across the United States, with locations in Central Texas, North Texas, Oklahoma, Rio Texas, ... Read More
Rooted Discipleship Program Kicks Off January 22 - Beginning on January 22, FUMC Coppell will launch a new 10-month discipleship process called Rooted. Following the Methodist tradition, Rooted seeks to invite people to engage in transformative spiritual disciplines, explore the ancient text and traditions that anchor our faith, ... Read More
Taboo Message Series January 8 – 22 - TABOO: Talking about things we don't talk about. This new message series  explores timely conversations that are extremely important and relevant for our lives, but are seldom broached because most are not comfortable bringing them up. The resulting silence unfortunately ... Read More
A Mother’s Story: Let the Children… - By Jaime Suarez Some days it is tough getting to church on Sunday morning. My seven-year-old son doesn’t like to comb his hair, and my five-year-old daughter has to try on multiple dresses and shoes before making a decision. It ... Read More
Volunteer to Serve Christmas Morning at Austin Street Center - By Bob Rehm All snug in their beds. But not in a cozy bedroom. Visions of a better life dance in their heads. Christmas morning at Austin Street Center comes very early. A room of several hundred people on cots ... Read More
K-5th Grade Students and Parent Volunteers Needed for Christmas Eve Pageant Service - Children in Kindergarten through 5th grade are invited to participate in the Christmas Eve pageant 4 p.m. Sanctuary service as an angel or shepherd. We will also have a few acting and reading parts for the 5th graders, which we ... Read More
Adopt a Child for Christmas: Gifts Needed by Dec. 1 - Adopt a child for Christmas through the Dallas office of Methodist Children's Home Family Outreach Foster Care. This foster care program is seeking Christmas presents to give to the children at their December 3 party. December 1 is the deadline ... Read More
Student Auditions for “The Little Mermaid” in Mid-November - “The Little Mermaid” is coming to the Ministry Center on March 2-4, 2017. This fun Disney production is based on the animated movie that features your favorite characters, from Sebastian the Crab to King Triton and his undersea creatures of ... Read More
Basic Photography Skills Workshop - Basic Photography Skills Workshop, 7 – 8:30 p.m. in Library on November 8 & 10. No matter your skill level or equipment type, this free workshop will provide a better understanding of the technical and creative aspects of everyday and ... Read More
Sign Up for January 2017 Ghana, West Africa Mission Trip - The Second Annual Ghana, West Africa Mission Trip will be in January 2017.  This approximately 10-day trip will be spent with children, ages 4 – 17, at Touch A Life's Care Center. Most of our time will be spent on ... Read More
FUMC Coppell Honors First Responders on September 11 - As we remembered with gratitude the heroic response of First Responders 15 years ago on September , we honored First Responders in our area. Besides offering our prayers and a complimentary breakfast and lunch for them, we collected a special ... Read More

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