Fairfield First United Methodist Church
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First United Methodist Church     Sunday Social Time:  8:30-9 a.m.

First & Delaware Streets              Sunday School:  9 a.m.
Fairfield, Illinois 62837                Morning Worship:  10 a.m.




God will bless you, if you don’t give up when your faith is being tested. He will reward you with a glorious life, just as he rewards everyone who loves him.
(James 1:12)




Lenten Services 



March 25, 6:00 pm-First United Methodist Church Rev. Russell Anderson Preaching

March 29, 6:30 pm-Maundy Thursday Service-Ellen Moore United Methodist

March 30, 6:30 pm-Good Friday Service-First United Methodist Church

April 1, 7:00 am-Sunrise Service, Breakfast Following

April 1, 10:00 am-Easter Worship Service

We want to take this opportunity to let you know the March newsletter will be the last newsletter we are going to print and mail. If you have an email address that you would like us to send this to, please let us know and we will put you on our email list.

The newsletter will also be available on our website for viewing at www.fairfieldfumc.org .

Please let us know if you cannot access the newsletter at either your email or online.


Save these 2018 dates!

In January, we started our historical display of the 20 decades of Methodism in Fairfield in the Educational Building downstairs hallway. You are invited to add your historical connections and story to our story of life and faith in Fairfield. Please help us with our story. Copies of notes, photos and newspaper articles can be added by you anytime during the year to the display board for the decade it happened. 
On Sunday, June 24, we will have an old-time summer celebration with a dinner after church and an afternoon concert featuring the Independent Silver Band playing music from the 1880's to the early 1900's. You are invited to dress in period costumes for the occasion if you want. Attire from 1818 to 2018 would all be appropriate. A time capsule will be buried on the church grounds that day. 
Sunday, Oct. 14 will be our main event for the year! Bishop Frank Beard is scheduled to preach during the morning worship service. Former clergy and staff and their families, past members and all family and friends of FUMC are invited to attend. A dinner will be held after worship. 


"Do No Harm...Do Good...Stay in Love with God."

Listen to "The Methodist Hour" each Sunday at 7 a.m. on WFIW AM 1390/FM 104.9






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