Worship Times

Traditional Worship – 9 a.m.

Praise Worship – 10:30 a.m.

Volunteer Registration has begun! Please go to May be an image of text that says 'CaiN ROCKY RAILWAY OR love first LANCASTER FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH'  https://vbspro.events/p/rocky-railway-vbs-2021 to register as a volunteer, it would be so appreciated!
Are you ready to ride the Rocky Railway this year?! Rocky Railway leaves the Crossroads Station on Sunday, July 11th and ends its exciting journey of discovering that Jesus’ Power Pulls us Through on Thursday, July 15th. Invite your family to share in the fun-filled family Preview Night on Sunday Evening from 6-8 p.m.; then be sure to join us on Monday through Thursday nights for the ride for a lifetime.
Participant Early Registration begins on-line starting Sunday, May 16th. Early VBS paid registrations include a Free Rocky Railway VBS T-Shirt! Registrations received AFTER June 13, 2021 will not receive a t-shirt!
Go to https://vbspro.events/p/rocky-railway-vbs-2021 to register either as a volunteer or as a participant.
Registration is $10 per participant with a family maximum of $25. Scholarships are available, contact Judy Kraft for more information.
Due to the uncertainty surrounding the COVID-19 Pandemic, there will be a limited number of participant slots available. Participant slots available will depend upon the number of volunteers who sign up. Our greatest need is for Elementary and Preschool Crew Leaders.
Want to volunteer? No experience necessary, just a heart for Jesus and children! We will train you (choo, choo!)
For any questions please contact Judy Kraft at 740-653-3330.
Begins May 12th! This small group led by Renee & Sam Benham will meet on Wednesdays at 7pm on Zoom (for now), beginning on May 12. This discussion-based group will initially focus on learning, through a Biblical lens, the history of and current challenges with racism in the church and broader society, in order to take active steps to create a more equitable and Christlike community and world. No previous knowledge or experience necessaryMay be an image of one or more people and text that says 'Roll down like waters: building a just and loving church Wednesdays at 7pm on Zoom We'll begin by reading "The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church's Complicity in Racism" by Jemar Tisby. Led by Renee & Sam Benham Begins May 12 Please sign up in the Parlor or call the church, 740-653-3330 if you'd like to participate. LANCASTER FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH'.
Our Youth Flower/Plant Sale at Lancaster Greenhouse is coming up! Present this coupon on May 9th, 15th, or 16th, for 15% off of your purchase!
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May 8th – 8:30 a.m. @ Crossroads
Second Saturday is springing into Spring! Our Wood Ministry is really busy cutting, splitting, and stacking wood. Our scissors are working hard to cut out patterns for The Turban Project. Have you have ever thought about coming out and sharing yourself with your community? We’d love to have you and we’ll keep the coffee hot!

A reminder that cyber-criminals and con artists are using more and more technology to scam people. Please know that should you ever receive an email or text from anyone on staff asking for money or gift-cards, it’s not from the staff. Should you receive an email or text or are ever in doubt, please feel free to call the church at 740-653-3330, and we will take the appropriate action. Thank you!

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Safe Sanctuaries allows our sanctuaries, classrooms, mission encounters, camps, retreats, and all spaces where we gather to worship and serve God to be places of trust. View our Safe Sanctuaries policy here.