Adult Ministries

You can get involved in service, learning or fellowship in these groups.

Book Club

Enjoy Monthly discussion on a selected book. The club meets the first Monday of the month at 7:00 pm to discuss the most recent book. 

Summer schedule varies. Contact the office for details, 701-232-4416.

 

Care Team Ministry

 Join the Care Team Ministry to help with visitation to homebound, care to those needing support, grief booklet ministry, sending care cards and birthday cards to those over eighty and to kids ages 5-11, organizing social outings and workshops. 

The Care Team generally meets once a month on a Thursday morning at 9:00 am. Attendance at this meeting is not required participate on the team. 

Contact the office for more information or to volunteer, 701-232-4416 or firstumc@firstumcfargo.org

 

Caring Closet

This ministry provides free children’s clothing to anyone in need.  The service is open to the public on the first and third Tuesday of the month 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM in the church fellowship hall. Volunteers meet weekly Monday morning to sort donations received.

If you would like to help out in any way, please contact the office, 701-232-4416 or firstumc@firstumcfargo.org

Coffee and Conversation

 Have a little free time Thursday mornings? Like to visit with friends or meet new people? Join us  at 10:00 am at the church for some drinks, great conversation, and snacks. 

Summer schedule varies. Contact the office for details, 701-232-4416.

Men's Group

All men are invited and welcome to join us as we gather at 6:00 pm the 1st & 3rd Tuesday of each month for a devotion, prayer and conversation.  This group meets at the church in the Celebration Center on the 1st floor. 

Summer schedule varies. Contact the office for details, 701-232-4416.

Monthly Mission Giving and/or Projects

Each month you can participate in a mission project. For some of the projects we collect donations at other times we are volunteering in our community.  Details about this month's project can be found in the weekly worship folder, through our e-news or by calling the office. 

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Join the Prayer Shawl Ministry Wednesday nights at 6:00 pm on the 1st floor lobby to create prayer shawls to distribute to various ministries around the state. Other crafters and drop-in guests are welcome. 

This group meets September through April. 

Quilters

No experience required. The quilting group meets each week on Tuesdays at 1:00 pm on the lower level. Helping is as simple as tying a knot.  The quilts are distributed to various ministries around the state. 

For additional information call the church office, 701-232-4416.

Scribes of 1st Avenue

This writing group meets twice a month to share writings, improve writing skills through critique and to support one another in their creative endeavors. 

The schedule varies. Call the office for more information, 701-232-4416.

Tech Crew

Volunteers on the Tech Crew assist with sound and video during worship. Training provided. If you are willing to help with technology on Sunday mornings contact the office and we will put you in contact with the team leader. 

United Methodist Women

United Methodist Women is a community of women whose purpose is to know God and to experience freedom as whole persons though Jesus Christ; to develop a creative, supportive fellowship; and to expand concepts of missions. Circles (Small Groups) meet monthly. If interested, please contact the office for more information.