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What’s new and exciting at First United Methodist Church Boulder.

Our Response to General Conference: We Love God Best When We Love One Another

Rev. Pat Bruns

With Love from Pat May 20, 2016 Well…the 2016 General Conference of the United Methodist Church didn’t change anything that would remove from The Book of Discipline the discriminatory and hateful language that declares that homosexuality is incompatible with Christian

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Joe Agne: Check-in #1 from General Conference: 5/10

May 10, 2016 Rev. Joe Agne, our Pastor for Family Life and Social Justice, is at the General Conference of the United Methodist Church in Portland, OR. Here is Joe’s first report from General Conference. The United Methodist General Conference

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Attention Homes’ Kaleidoscope Gala-A-Go-Go 50th Anniversary Celebration on 5/14

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With Love from Pat April 9, 2016 Our young adult affordable transitional housing project has already made this quite a year for our church’s partnership with Attention Homes. Yet in addition, this is the 50th Anniversary of the founding of

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The Paradoxes of the Easter Story

Rev. Pat Bruns

With Love from Pat Friday, March 25, 2016   We’re coming close to the end of our Holy Week journey toward Easter. Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, Easter—all of Holy Week—is jam-packed with meaning. In fact, I believe this

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Palm Sunday Plans: Palms, A Donkey, and Looking Ahead to Holy Week

Pat Bruns

With Love from Pat Friday, March 18, 2016 Hmmm … it’s snowing as I write. Yet we’re still planning to begin Holy Week with our Pine Street churches gathering along the side of the road this Sunday morning to place

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Holy Week and Easter at First United Methodist Church of Boulder

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Holy Week begins with Palm Sunday on March 20th, take us through Maundy Thursday and Good Friday, and culminates in Easter Sunday, March 27th. We hope that First United Methodist Church of Boulder will be a part of your Holy

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Center for A New New Testament at FUMC?

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With Love from Pat March 11, 2016 Our church is working intentionally to build a partnership with Hal Taussig and the developing Center for a New New Testament. The study of Hal’s book, A New New Testament, has already touched

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February Update from Diantha and Steve Hodges

Steve and Diantha Hodges are United Methodist missionaries working in East Africa. They are also relatives of our beloved Jean Hodges. Here is their update from February: February 7, 2016 Dear Family and Friends, We are having a chance to

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Celebrating 19 Years of Welcoming Everyone on March 6

Pat Bruns

With Love from Pat On Sunday, March 6th, our 10:30 am worship service will celebrate our nineteenth Anniversary of becoming a United Methodist Reconciling Congregation. On March 4, 1997, our church family decided to live out our faith fully and

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FUMC in the News: Our Proposed Transitional Housing Partnership with Attention Homes

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With Love from Pat January 29, 2016   I know many of you have been reading the articles in The Daily Camera about our church’s partnership with Attention Homes and Gardner Capital to create affordable housing and resource services for

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