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UMC Food Program Forum

Join us on Sunday, march 11 at 10am or 12pm to discuss this new partnership that will…

...expand Children’s Table. with a federally-funded UMC organization.

...involve renovating the kitchen at no cost to FUMC.

Forums will be held after each service to provide details and answer questions.

Ash Wednesday

We will be holding our annual Ash Wednesday service at 6pm this Wednesday, February 14 in the sanctuary. Join us for this beautiful service as we begin the season of Lent.

Activities Cancelled Wed, Jan 17

Due to inclement weather all activities, including WNF Dinner, small groups, and choir rehearsal, are cancelled for this evening.

Christmas Decorating

It's time to deck our halls! Tuesday and Wednesday this week from 10am-12pm!

WNF is Back!

WNF is back! Dinner starts at 5 pm with classes to follow at 6 pm. Chancel choir will rehearse at 7. We hope to see you here!

Holy Week Schedule

There are many opportunities to participate in Holy Week this year! We have a presentation of "Christ in the Passover" lead by a missionary from Jews for Jesus on Tuesday at 7pm in the Fellowship Hall. On Good Friday we have an interactive prayer walk from 5-8pm that will guide you and your family through the final hours of Jesus' life, followed by a special Tenebrae service (childcare will be provided). And there are special services at noon Mon-Fri followed by a free meal at a local church (see below for locations). On Easter Sunday we will have ONE service at 10:30 am lead by our children's ministry. Be sure to get involved in this most important week of the Christian year!
Holy Week Noon service Locations
Mon- First Presbyterian Church
Tues- First Christian Church
Wed- St. Mildred Catholic Church
Thurs- First United Methodist Church
Fri- High Street Baptist Church

Special Church Conference

There will be a Charge Conference for Somerset FUMC  on April 2, 2017 in the Lower Fellowship Hall at 12:30pm to consider a proposal for the incoming pastors salary.   All members are welcome.   Voting members consist of the Church Council,  Board of Trustees, Finance Committee, and Staff Parrish Relations Committee.    If you have any questions, please contact Nancy Powell at 451-6842 or

Financial Peace University Begins Again!

Another round of Financial Peace University will begin on February 12. The class will be on Sunday at 5pm and will last 9 weeks. Don't miss this exciting and life changing opportunity to learn about biblical and practical principles for managing your finances! Register here:

Funeral for Dr. Berry Eads

As you may know we lost one of our dear members Dr. Berry Elmer Eads Jr. on Friday, January 20, 2017. Visitation will take place on Tuesday, January 24, 2017, from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon at Somerset First United Methodist Church, with a Celebration of Life to immediately follow at 12:00 noon .Internment will be in Elk Springs Cemetery in Monticello. Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legions Post #38 Honor Guard.
The family requests expressions of sympathy be given as donations to Somerset First United Methodist Church.

Handbell Rehearsals Begin

Handbell rehearsals begin tonight at 6pm. Adults and teens of any and all skill levels are welcome!