First United Methodist Church of Jefferson, 307 S. Wilson, will celebrate Epiphany through the month of January according to the following schedule of readings and lessons:
Baptism of our Lord Sunday, Luke 3:15-17, 21-22
Celebration of 15th Anniversary of Webb House
“Baptized to Serve” Pastor Julie Poulsen preaching
Presentation by the Chancel Choir
Good Samaritan Fund, special offering to help local families
Second Sunday After the Epiphany: I Corinthians 12:1-11
“When Christians Get it Wrong” Pastor Julie Poulsen preaching
Men’s Choir singing
Installation of Church officers and UMW officers
Human Relations Day special offering
Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
Third Sunday after the Epiphany Luke 4:14-21
“When Christians Get it Right” Pastor Julie Poulsen preaching
Special music presentation by the Hand Bell Choir
Sunday school is offered for all ages with a nursery for infants and toddlers at 9 a.m. Please call the church office to arrange for nursery care during Sunday school. Adults may choose from one of three weekly classes.
All are invited for coffee in Fellowship Hall at 10 a.m. Worship begins in the sanctuary at 10:30 a.m. To contact First United Methodist Church of Jefferson, please call 515-386-4411 or check online at www.jeffumc.com.
Each Sunday of Epiphany will also be celebrated at these United Methodist Churches in Greene County:
Paton United Methodist Church, 305 State St., Paton, by the Rev. A David Arulnathan. United Methodist churches offer a variety of ministry opportunities, through worship, fellowship, study and outreach. Contact the church for more information about ministries at 515- 968-4277.
Brethren United Methodist Church, 121 N. Water St., Greene, by the Rev. Ashok N. Patet. “Together we can open hearts, open minds and open doors.” Call for worship schedule and ministries at 515-823-4256.
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