First United Methodist Church OF DAYTON

Sunday School at 9 am for all ages    
Sunday worship service at 10 am

What is happening:

Tuesday, Feb. 28  at 7 pm Administrative Board meeting.

The season of Lent is around the corner!  
We will begin the season with Ash Wednesday, a time of repentance and self-examination. 
Our Ash Wednesday service, March 1  at 6:30 PM

Each Sunday in Lent I will preach on the Apostles Creed.

The Adult Sunday school classes will combine and meet in the Fellowship Hall at 9 am or you can choose to come in the evening at 6 pm for the same study. These Lenten classes will start Sunday March 5 and end on Sunday April 2. 

Sunday March 5th "Is there a God? How can we know? What evidence is there that God exists? Does it really matter one way or another? "I believe in God, maker of heaven and earth"
Sunday, March 12th "Hindus, Muslins,Jews and Christians all believe that there is a God. What sets Christianity apart from these other faiths? What do Christians believe about Jesus Christ? "I believe in Jesus Christ, his only Son, our Lord...."
Sunday,March 19th  Who is the Holy Spirit? What does the Spirit do? Why does the Holy Spirit matter? "I believe in the Holy Spirit"
Sunday, March 26th  What does it mean to say "I believe in the holy catholic church, the communion of saints?"

Sunday, April 2 The Apostles Creed says, "I believe in the forgiveness of sins. The emphasis is not on guilt, but grace. Not on sin, but the forgiveness of sin.

On April 9, Palm Sunday, the choir will inspire us with a Palm Sunday Cantata in the 10 am worship service. Pot Luck dinner after the Worship service.  The UMWomen and the UMMen will provide the meat and beverages.  All others are asked to bring side dishes and desserts to share.
During Holy Week , on Thursday we will have a Maundy Thursday Communion Worship Service on April 13 at 7 PM. 

The next day, Good Friday, April 14th at 7 pm we will have a Good Friday service as we reflect on the stations of the cross
April 16, there will be a Community-wide Sunrise service Easter Sunday morning at the Palm Cemetery at 7 am, 

Easter Sunday, April 16 we will celebrate the Risen Lord in our morning service at 10 am "I believe in the resurrection of the body and the life everlasting."

Saturday, April 22 Kids to Camp Annual Golf Classic (see main menu for details)

Sunday, April 30 YOUTH SUNDAY The youth will lead the worship service
Sunday, May 21 A Children's Musical presentation

Welcome to First United Methodist Dayton, Texas

"Serving God best by serving others first! "

Church address:  106 S. Cleveland  Dayton, Texas 77535


Sunday School 9 AM

Worship Service 10 AM