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Advent and Christmas at First United Methodist Church of Boulder

Celebrate the Advent and Christmas season at FUMC! Click the lavender text for more detailed information about the events mentioned on this page. 12/1, Saturday Family Advent Day: 10:00 AM–12:00 PM Join us at church for a morning of working together to decorate the church for Advent and Christmas. Children of ALL ages are welcome […]

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Christmas Eve at First United Methodist Church of Boulder

Please join us for Christmas Eve services on Monday evening, December 24, 2018. Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! 5:00 PM — Christmas Eve Family Worship Come and enjoy a kid-friendly worship service with carols, stories, and the celebration of communion.   7:00 PM — Choir Candlelight Service Our Chancel Choir will lead the music for this […]

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Responding to the Tree of Life Synagogue Shooting

The shooting at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh horrified and saddened our church community. The following message and blessing was mailed to Boulder-area synagogues and Jewish community centers. FUMC members Jean Hodges and Barbara Middleton authored the letter, and our Deacon, Rosalee Blake, wrote the blessing.   “Do not be daunted by the […]

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The Dress Series, a Fiber Art Exhibit by Barbara Olson through January 27

Come and see The Dress Series: Personal Narratives, a fiber art exhibit by artist-in-residence and longtime FUMC member Barbara Olson! The Dress Series will hang in our sanctuary gallery through January 27, 2019. To learn more about Barbara and her work, visit her website.   There will be a First Friday reception celebrating The Dress […]

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Tuesday, 11/20: Volunteer Opportunity to Support Community Food Share

It’s that time of year again! Every autumn, folks from FUMC Boulder help out our friends at Community Food Share by gathering at Community Food Share’s warehouse in Louisville to help sort all the donated and collected food! Community Food Share is Boulder and Broomfield Counties’ largest food bank.   Food Sorting at Community Food […]

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We Support Bishop Karen Oliveto

Bishop Karen Oliveto of the Mountain Sky Conference preached at First United Methodist Church of Boulder on March 5, 2017, our twentieth anniversary celebration of becoming a Reconciling Congregation, fully welcoming of LGBTQ people and their loved ones. After this uplifting service, the members and friends of First United Methodist Church came forth to speak […]

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Boulder Pridefest 2018

We were delighted to participate in the 2018 Boulder Pridefest celebration in Central Park on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Our friends at Out Boulder County worked so hard to organize this event, and it was spectacular! The weather was beautiful, the entertainment was excellent, the food trucks were yummy, and the wide array of vendors […]

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Youth-Led Fall Clothing Drive

As the seasons change, many folks do some closet cleaning. If you come across like-new clothes you no longer need, please consider bringing them to church for the Fall Clothing Drive, organized by our youth. The youth group is, once again, collecting new and slightly-used WARM clothing to bring to the Nederland Clothes Closet/Food Pantry […]

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Mondays this Fall: Dr. Celene Lillie leads FREE class on The Rape of Eve

Dr. Celene Lillie, our church’s Director of Adult Education and Spiritual Formation, is also a Biblical scholar and author of the book The Rape of Eve: The Transformation of Roman Ideology in Three Early Christian Retellings of Genesis. Over 6 Monday evenings this fall, September 10–October 15, 7:00-8:30 PM in the youth room (second floor), […]

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