First United Methodist Church of Lenoir

Come worship with us:
9am-First Light in the CLC
11am-Traditional Worship in the Sanctuary.

Church Blog

After Easter Message

Dear FUMC Family, What a wonderful Lent and Easter we experienced at First UMC!  The Palm/Passion Sunday commemoration was powerful, as was the choir’s presentation of “The Weeping Tree” along with readers and dramatists, on Good Friday evening. Too, our Holy/Maundy Thursday services were meaningful, as we followed Jesus through supper with His disciples as he continued to walk to the Cross for us. Then we turned out at dawn for our Easter Sunrise service, followed by a wonderful breakfast…

Easter Week Schedule

Holy Week Worship Schedule April 17 – 4:30 Children’s Easter Egg HuntApril 18 – 12:00 pm Maundy Thursday Service                    Holy Communion offered until 1:00 pm                    6:00 pm Maundy Thursday ServiceApril 19 – 7:30 pm Good Friday Service – “The Weeping Tree”April 21 – Easter Sunday                    7:00 am Sunrise Service in Columbarium Courtyard     …

Way of Prayer Bible Study

The Way of Prayer expands on our knowledge of prayer through a ten-week exploration of different forms of prayer practices. Through this exploration, small-group members embark on a journey of genuine discovery–the discovery of different dimensions of God’s grace and love. Prayer is explored through music, dance, gazing, silence, or acts of service. The Way of Prayer teaches us how to respond to God’s invitation into the divine Presence, and it brings a deeper sense of spiritual vitality and encouragement to seek out…