Things are happening here at First UMC. Ministries are continuing and we are working hard to find ways to reach out to our community and the world to tell everyone about the love of Jesus. Please keep in contact with each other and with the staff. Do you have ideas for ministry? Would you like […]
Ash Wednesday begins the season of Lent, a time when many Christians prepare for Easter by observing a period of of fasting, repentance, moderation and spiritual discipline. Due to Covid-19, Ash Wednesday will be self-guided this year. Please click on the link below to watch this video from Pastor James. Ash Wednesday kits were given […]
Thanksgiving Day was November 26 and Advent begins Sunday, November 29. This year both Thanksgiving and Christmas have changed in many ways. But giving thanks to God and celebrating the miracle birth of Jesus will always be the same. As the world changes and life changes, the love of Jesus for you and me never […]
Plan A, plan B, plan C? Where do we stand and what are the plans to worship together at First UMC – Marion, VA?
1. Do you have a Bible? Yes – Good, open it and read. No – contact Pastor James for some solid recommendations. 2. Pray. Daniel prayed 3 times a day. Are you Daniel? No. That’s ok. Prayer is communicating with God. It’s talking to him. It’s as easy as talking to your best friend. The […]
FUMC Marion family once again the Covid 19 pandemeic has caused us to change plans and schedules at FUMC and in our lives. Please click the YouTube link below to listen to a message from Pastor James.