Traditional Worship | 9:30 & 11:00 am | Sanctuary | Dr. Tim Bruster
DiscipleChurch | 7:15 am | Community Breakfast | Wesley Hall
8:30 am | Worship | Chapel | Dr. Mike Marshall
The Gathering | 9:30 am | Wesley Hall
11:00 am | Justin Youth Building
Rev. Lance Marshall
eleven:eleven celebration | 11:11 am | Wesley Hall | Charme Robarts
Chapel Communion | 10:35 am | Chapel | Dr. Len Delony
Connections | 10:30 – 11:00 am & noon – 12:30 pm | Garden & Wesley Hall
Join us at Connections between services.
More Ways to Worship
Live Stream | Join us live online on Sunday mornings at 9:30 am for The Gathering, 9:45 am for Children First (first Sunday of each month), 11:00 am for Traditional, and 11:11 am for eleven:eleven celebration.
WRR Radio | Listen to each previous week’s sermon and music on Sunday mornings at 7:30 am on WRR 101.1 FM.
How Do I Faithfully Live Out My Faith in the World Today?
Dr. Tim Bruster
1 Peter 3:13-18
This Sunday is a special day in the life of our church. It is Confirmation Sunday. Thirty-eight young people will affirm their faith in Christ and become full members of the church at our 11:00 am traditional worship service. I know that you will want to be present to support and celebrate this very important milestone in their lives and in our community of faith. Read more.
Check out what makes First Church one of Fort Worth’s historic landmarks.
GIFTS & MEMORIALS
General Fund in Memory of:
Dorothy Gleaton by Julie & Jay Ryan
Vida Colwell by Carol Noel
How About Those Singing Men and Women!
This past Sunday, for Mother’s Day, we witnessed a great presentation by MEN! LOTS OF MEN! We heard an exceptional ensemble of dads and their children sing “The Tree Song” led by our wonderful Mark Burrows (aka MISTER MARK!). Read more.
CliffsNotes for Discipleship
I am sure that I am dating myself by referencing CliffsNotes® in this blog. I was pleasantly surprised upon googling such that CliffsNotes is alive and well and even comes as an app for your mobile device. So now you are probably wondering why I am talking about CliffsNotes . . . Read more.
This Sunday and Beyond
We have two more Sundays in Spring Academy. If you have a chance, go thank a teacher. They’re the ones who make all this work. Speaking of teachers . . . We need folks to help us out on Sundays during the summer. PLEASE let us know if you can do one or two (or several) Sundays. Read more.
The Breath of God
Last week and this week, Andrew and I have been teaching about the Holy Spirit. We work with a population with little patience for vague abstraction or unclear answers, so when we asked ourselves the question, “What is the Holy Spirit, and what does that mean for our youth?” I will admit I felt a little . . . Read more.
The Tyranny of Praise and Blame
The world is full of fascinating people who think about and do all kinds of interesting things. I found websites about what to do to help butterflies who (or is it that?) get stuck in their cocoons. You should search for this idea — it is actually nice to know that some people take time to care about this. Read more.
Dr. Mike Marshall
I look forward to worshipping with you on May 21 in DiscipleChurch! I am always honored to offer a meditation and to participate in the flow of this celebrating community. When we gather this Sunday, it will be just one day after the churchwide celebration of Dr. Lamar Smith’s 90th birthday. His actual birthday was on Wednesday, May 17. Read more.
During the month of May, please bring skillets to:
First Street Methodist Mission | Monday – Thursday | 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
OR the donation bins at the East, West & Garden entrances | Sunday mornings
Print Production Volunteer
On-Call Delivery Volunteer
Noon | Sanctuary
2:00 – 5:00 pm | Wesley Hall
3:00 pm | Sanctuary
4:00 – 6:30 pm | Wesley Hall
Special guests Tim Schaefer & Rev. Casey Orr
Wednesdays | 6:30 pm | Room 231
Led by Charme Robarts | Registration required
8:30 am – 3:30 pm | Wesley Hall
Youth entering grades 9 – 12
Justin Youth Building | 801 W. 5th St. $75 | Registration required
9:00 am – 3:00 pm | Wesley Hall
Children grades K – 5
$50 before May 15 or $75 after | Space is limited | Registration closed
Tuesdays | Noon – 1:00 pm | Room 154
Led by award-winning author Dr. Chris Manno
Registration required | Book provided
Baton Rouge, LA | Youth: $200 | Adults: $75
Colorado Springs, CO | Registration required
Mondays & Tuesdays | 9:30 – 10:30 am
10:45 – 11:30 am | Chair yoga
Wednesdays | 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Thursdays | 8:30 – 9:15 am
Room 320 | Led by Linda Blanchard | All ages & fitness levels
Registration required | $70 per 10-class punch card
Not meeting 5.29, 5.31, 6.5, 6.12, 6.14, 7.10 & 7.12
Mondays & Wednesdays | 6:30 – 7:30 pm
Justin Youth Building Gym | 801 W. 5th St.
Waiver required | Registration required
Tuesdays | 7:00 – 8:00 am | Room 154
Led by Fred Cantu and other leaders
Second Tuesday of each month
7:00 – 8:30 pm | Wesley Hall
First Wednesday of every month
Noon | Room 230
Wednesdays | 6:00 – 7:00 pm | Room 231
Led by Rev. Lance Marshall
Saturdays | 8:00 – 9:00 am
The Trailhead at Clearfork
4801 Edwards Ranch Road
Fort Worth, TX 76109 | Waiver required
Sundays | Pack backpacks for 1 hour between 9:00 am – noon
First Street Methodist Mission
Sundays | 9:30 – 10:30 am | Room 350
First Sunday of every month
11:00 am | Room 230 | Registration required