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Reformation Celebration is this Sunday, Oct 1! Celebrate 500th Anniversary with Us

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

FIrst UMC Coral Gables Celebrates 500 years of Protestant Reformation! October 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing his 95 Theses to the door of Castle Church in Wittenburg, Germany and the start of the Protestant Reformation. In celebration of this event, join us next Sunday, October 1 at 2:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary, as Ed Baker and Friends present "Reformation 500 ...Keep Reading

Join the Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts!

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

First UMC Coral Gables asks all to join us in providing relief to the many people whose lives have been so greatly impacted by Hurricane Harvey by taking our "Flood Bag Challenge!" Pick up a brown bag - provided at our church office or during Sunday services - and start filling it with much-needed items for victims of this devastating hurricane. Once filled, drop it off here at your church and we will ensure that all bags are sent directly to Texas through UMCOR (United Methodist Committee On Relief); and into the hands of those that have lost so much....Keep Reading

Happy New Year!

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

First UMC Coral Gables wishes all of our church family members, friends, neighbors and partners a joyous new year! Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time and talents and invested their heart and love in reaching out and providing much needed help locally and internationally to our brothers and sisters. As 2018 kicks off, we invite everyone to join us in doing more good, in more places. Sign up to volunteer today!...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

Join Us for A Church-Wide Study of "The Pursuit of God" -One-On-One Conversations, Including Gathering With Pastor Short!

Posted onMarch 6, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables (FUMCCG) is continuing its church-wide study of the book "The Pursuit of God" by A.W. Tozer, and you can still join! Gather with us as we offer different group styles and meeting times, to accommodate how you like to worship. Resolve to do more in 2017 - we look forward to walking beside you!...Keep Reading

Thank you for Joining Us for Our 2017 Vision Session! Get Involved, Making a Lasting Difference!

Posted onJanuary 23, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Thank you to everyone who joined us Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. for a special combined worship service followed by the 2017 Vision Sunday Luncheon! You will have a chance to share your thoughts, ideas and inspiration about where we should focus our attention in 2017 as well as hear what plans are in place to "Chart A New Course in 2017." We look forward to seeing you there!...Keep Reading