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Celebrate Christmas 2018 With Your FUMCCG Family!

Posted onDecember 13, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Celebrate the joyous birth of our Savior, Jesus Christ with your First United Methodist Church family! Join us for the 2018 Christmas Eve and New Year's Day services in Coral Gables, Florida. Here, you will find a warm church family that wants to walk beside you in life's journey. You belong here!...Keep Reading

"Magic With A Message" Family Magic Show A Great Time For All!

Posted onDecember 13, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

This Christmas, First UMC Coral Gables is proud to bring you a brand new family experience sure to delight the senses and spark your imagination with our special children's Christmas magic show, "Magic With A Message." Bringing the talents of internationally known Christian magician, Brad Brown, children of all ages will be captivated by side-splitting comedy and mind-blowing magic that engages and entertains while clearly presenting gospel truth. Be part of the magic!...Keep Reading

Thanksgiving Meal Delivery and Packaging Gratitude Event is Nov. 22!

Posted onNovember 15, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Join First UMC Coral Gables and Branches this Thanksgiving Day 2018, November 22, 2018, from 9:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m., and volunteer to prepare and deliver meals to over 5,000 needy South Floridians! First UMC Coral Gables, in partnership with Branches, is hosting this unique annual event of love and caring on our campus and encourages each of our church families members and neighbors to sign up at www.branchesful.org/thanksgiving-meal-delivery....Keep Reading

Alpha Youth Series Going On Now!

Posted onOctober 24, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

We are proud to announce the launching a new Alpha Youth Series, beginning Sunday, October 21, from 12:30 p.m.- 2:00 p.m. in the Youth Room; with a Youth lunch immediately preceding at 12:00 p.m. This series is designed for middle and high school students who are exploring faith and/or don’t have a relationship with God. It seeks to engage students in conversations about faith, life, and Jesus. ...Keep Reading

Pancake Breakfast Fundraiser is Nov. 3!

Posted onOctober 22, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables hosts a pancake breakfast on Saturday, November 3, from 8:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m., benefitting Christian youth activities, mission trips and free reading glasses for the underserved among others. Join us, you belong here....Keep Reading

"Wednesday Night Fellowship" Going On Now! Love, Laughter and Friendship Call You Here

Posted onOctober 12, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables is thrilled to announce an exciting new fellowship program taking place from October 3- November 7, from 5:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m., which aims at strengthening your mind, body, and spirit while solidifying your one-on-one connection with Jesus and each other! Warm hearts, caring smiles await you. You belong here, with family. ...Keep Reading

Small Groups, Big Impact - Join Today!

Posted onSeptember 24, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

At First UMC Coral Gables, our church family is dedicated to helping you build lasting and meaningful relationships with others, to care for you and help you develop and use your spiritual gifts to their full potential. Our Small Groups are a wonderful and transformative way to go deeper into God's word, to enhance your understanding of the world around us while fortifying your faith. They are also a wonderful way to make real-life connections with family members of our Christian community who can help you grow in your walk with Christ. you are in your life, we want to walk beside you! ...Keep Reading

"Rise Against Hunger" Takes Place September 15 - Sign Up Today!

Posted onSeptember 24, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

"Rise Against Hunger" meal packaging event is now scheduled for September 15, 2018! "Rise Against Hunger" is another exciting opportunity to keep the good going, helping to feed our brothers and sisters around the world. Join us for a very special hands-on service event that will include the packaging of highly nutritious dehydrated meals and provide immediate relief to parts of the world where hunger's devastating effects are happening right now....Keep Reading

"Painting the Stars" Discussion Group Going On Now - Sign Up Today!

Posted onSeptember 24, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

What does it mean to be a “Jesus follower” in today’s world? You are invited to find the intriguing answer to this contemporary question in First UMC Coral Gables' new discussion group premiering Monday, September 10, at 7:30 p.m. in Room 207. Featuring the work of over a dozen leading theologians and progressive thinkers, this thought-provoking series will be in conversation with the traditions of our faith, with scripture, and with science. ...Keep Reading

FUMCCG's Cross Connect Mission Trip a Success

Posted onJune 25, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables invites you to join us on a mission trip to the Dominican Republic from June 11 - June 17, 2018. To build on last year's efforts to spread God's love and compassion, we need 15 adult and 10 youth (grades 9-12) volunteers....Keep Reading

Friday Night Under the Stars" is April 27! Trinity Trio Concert & Reception

Posted onApril 27, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables hosts a free Friday Night Under the Stars: Trinity Trio Concert and Reception on April 27, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. on our beautiful FUMCCG campus! Join us!...Keep Reading

Thank You for Joining Us on Mission Sunday & Being a Difference-Maker!

Posted onMarch 21, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

A very warm "thank you" to all our family members, friends, and neighbors who joined us on Sunday, March 18 for our Mission Sunday Combined Sunday Service!...Keep Reading

Join us for Holy Week and Easter Sunday Service at FUMCCG!

Posted onMarch 7, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

We look forward to seeing you at First UMC Coral Gables' Holy Week and Easter Sunday services! Our church family, friends and neighbors are invited to join us for Holy Week services: Maundy Thursday, held on March 29, at 6:30 p.m. in our Sanctuary Good Friday Tenebrae Service, held on March 30, in the Sanctuary at 6:30 p.m. Easter Sunday Services, on April 1 at 8:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m. and for both 11:00 a.m. Traditional and Spanish worship. We are eager to worship with you! Wherever you are in life, we want to walk beside you! You belong here, with family....Keep Reading

Join us for our Ash Wednesday Service on February 14 at 6:30 p.m.!

Posted onFebruary 2, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables warmly invites you to join us for the Ash Wednesday Service, taking place Wednesday, February 14 at 6:30 p.m. in our historic Sanctuary. See you there!...Keep Reading

Meet-and-Greet Breakfast with Kristin Rozier, Our Contemporary Music Worship Leader

Posted onFebruary 2, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables invites all to welcome our new Contemporary Music Worship Leader, Kristin Rozier, and the band that will be leading our Contemporary and Latin American Music Ministry! Breakfast will be served as will amazing music! Join us, you belong here!...Keep Reading

Thank You for Joining Us on Vision Sunday! Ready for the Next Step?

Posted onJanuary 17, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

The new year brings hope, rejuvenation and a score of opportunities to elevate the word and love of Jesus to new heights - and it all begins with you! Thank you to our entire church family, friends and neighbors who joined us on Sunday, January 14 for our Combined Service, at 10:30 a.m., immediately followed by our Vision Sunday luncheon at 11:45 a.m. in Founder's Hall. Your incredible contributions are greatly appreciated!...Keep Reading

Stop Human Trafficking! Outreach of Love and Kindness

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

"Stop Human Trafficking!" Community Outreach Takes Place On Tuesday, May 23 at 4:00 p.m. - Our church family will visit The Kristi House' Project Gold for a very special outreach to spread hope and love to the young victims of human trafficking. To learn more about our efforts, please visit our website at www.fumccg.org/volunteer. You may also visit the Kristi House website at www.kristihouse.org/project-gold. ...Keep Reading

Stop Human Trafficking! Outreach of Love and Kindness

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

"Stop Human Trafficking!" Community Outreach Takes Place On Tuesday, May 23 at 4:00 p.m. - Our church family will visit The Kristi House' Project Gold for a very special outreach to spread hope and love to the young victims of human trafficking. To learn more about our efforts, please visit our website at www.fumccg.org/volunteer. You may also visit the Kristi House website at www.kristihouse.org/project-gold. ...Keep Reading

FUMCCG "I Am the Change" Mission Trip to the Dominican Republic a Success!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables is now in the Dominican Republic, from June 13-18, 2017, where our group of dedicated FUMCCG missionaries has embarked on a labor of love that will change the lives of countless children and families in the barrios of Santo Domingo Oeste. ...Keep Reading

FUMCCG "I Am the Change" Mission Trip to the Dominican Republic a Success!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables is now in the Dominican Republic, from June 13-18, 2017, where our group of dedicated FUMCCG missionaries has embarked on a labor of love that will change the lives of countless children and families in the barrios of Santo Domingo Oeste. ...Keep Reading

"I Am the Change" Missions & Graduation Sunday Combined Service and Luncheon is May 21! See the ConGRADulatory Video!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

"I Am the Change" Missions & Graduation Sunday is May 21! Join Us for a Special Tribute Service- Join us in celebrating our wonderful high school, college, military, and vocational school graduates on Sunday, May 21 as we host a special Combined Service Graduation Sunday service and luncheon! ...Keep Reading

2017 FUMCCG Youth Mission Trip to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota Makes Big Difference!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

From July 7-15, 2017, our First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables Youth Group will visit South Dakota to serve the Oglala Lakota tribe of Pine Ridge Reservation. While there, our youth mission team will work at The Dream Center, a program that provides life-changing aid, hunger relief, activities, Christian teaching and worship to Lakota children....Keep Reading

2017 FUMCCG Youth Mission Trip to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota Makes Big Difference!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

From July 7-15, 2017, our First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables Youth Group will visit South Dakota to serve the Oglala Lakota tribe of Pine Ridge Reservation. While there, our youth mission team will work at The Dream Center, a program that provides life-changing aid, hunger relief, activities, Christian teaching and worship to Lakota children....Keep Reading

Thanksgiving Meal Prep & Delivery Makes Giant Impact!

Posted onNovember 27, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

THANK YOU to our amazing church family, friends and neighbors who once again joined First UMC Coral Gables, Branches and others in preparing and delivering Thanksgiving meals for our needy South Florida families! Our Founders Hall and entire church campus was energized with love and the spirit of service and we were so proud of each of you heeding the call to help! #Thanksgiving #EndHungerSoFla #GablesStrong...Keep Reading

FUMCCG Partners with Branches for Thanksgiving Food Drive & Meal Delivery!

Posted onNovember 1, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Please contribute to First UMC Coral Gable's Thanksgiving Food Drive, carried out in conjunction with Branches, from November 1-15 to help feed needy families in our community. Needed items include instant mashed potatoes, gravy, canned cranberries and stuffing. For details, please contact Rev. Vidalis Lopez at vlopez@fumccg.org. ...Keep Reading

Embark on the Greatest Adventure of All: You! Alpha Course Going On Now!

Posted onSeptember 27, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

We all have them- the big questions in life. Why am I here? What is it all about? Where am I going? Is there a master plan and how do I fit in? Now, our Alpha Course can shed insight into those real-world questions and more in an open, friendly and judgment-free environment; all happening right here at First UMC Coral Gables! Join us Tuesday evenings, from September 19 - November 21 for this special series of informal conversations; with all eleven sessions beginning with a meal and followed by a video and honest discussion....Keep Reading

FUMCCG Tweets - Stay Up-to-Date On All Things First UMC Coral Gables!

Posted onJune 14, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Check out First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables (FUMCCG) latest tweets and stay connected! Join us on our adventure to do more good in 2017!...Keep Reading

The Growing Place to Host Open House! An Excellent Education and Loving Care For Your Little Blessing!

Posted onJanuary 22, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables' The Growing Place will host an Open House on February 15, 2017 at 10 a.m. in Coral Gables, Florida. ...Keep Reading

Announcing Our New Director of Operations, Corina Dekker

Posted onJanuary 10, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

The First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables Staff Parish Relations Committee is pleased to announce the promotion of our very own Corina Dekker to Director of Operations. The Director of Operations is a newly created position which will have management responsibility of both The Growing Place (TGP) and operation of the church campus. After an extensive search, we are delighted that Corina has agreed to undertake this significant role in the life of our church community. ...Keep Reading