Theologian in Residence Linda Mercadante at FUMC May 17-31

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Linda MercadanteThe Rev. Dr. Linda Mercadante returns to FUMC in May 2015 as our visiting Theologian in Residence (TIR), highlighting the topic that has brought her to Boulder twice before: the study of people who consider themselves "spiritual but not religious” (SBNR). Many of the people Linda interviewed for her research are FUMC and/or Boulder-related. […]

Theologian-in-Residence Dr. Hal Taussig Visiting FUMC 6/14–7/12

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Like discovering a dusty box of family photos and journals long-hidden in the deep recesses of an attic, and then incorporating these new insights into understanding your family history, modern research into ancient documents hidden for millennia has started to fill in a few gaps about who Jesus and his early followers were, and what […]

TIRs Emily and Phil Meckley With Us Through August 9th

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

We are delighted to welcome TIRs (theologians in residence) Phil and Emily Meckley to First United Methodist Church of Boulder! They will be with us through Sunday, August 9th. Emily has worked as an obstetrical nurse for more than twenty years, and she is also an ordained elder in the United Methodist Church. Phil is […]

Hal Taussig Returns to FUMC for the Month of May

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Hal Taussig Hal Taussig is returning to First United Methodist Church of Boulder for the month of May! Hal will present a special evening program on the Gospel of Truth on Thursday, May 19, at 7:30 pm in our church parlor. Also, he will be our guest preacher during our 10:30 am worship services on […]

Mission Opportunity: Come Learn About 2017 Guatemala Trip This Sunday, May 15

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

At next Sunday’s Forum (Sunday, May 15, at 9:00 am in the church parlor), learn about an exciting opportunity for next spring! FUMC members Fran and Rich Saxon are coordinating a mission trip to Guatemala March 25-April 2, 2017. This trip is open to folks age 15 and up. All aspects of the trip will […]

Join Us for Welcome Home Sunday 9/11

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Each September at First United Methodist Church of Boulder, we welcome everyone back from summer breaks and travels, and regroup to look toward the next season in our church life together. This year, we do that on Sunday, September 11, Welcome Home Sunday.   Welcome Home Sunday is a special day. It is the first […]

Organist Julie Vidrick Evans is Our Next Theologian-in-Residence: September 25-October 9

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Julie Vidrick Evans We are excited to welcome Julie Vidrick Evans as our next Theologian-in-Residence at First United Methodist Church of Boulder! Julie will join us for worship on September 25 and October 2, and will be our guest organist for the worship service on October 10.   On October 2nd, Julie will present a […]

Brown Bag Lunch Tuesday, 1/31, at Noon: Let’s Talk about Adult Education and Spiritual Formation

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Bring your lunch and join us for conversation about adult education and spiritual formation Gathering on Tuesday, January 31. Those who are passionate about adult education and spiritual formation are invited for a brown bag lunch at noon in the church parlor. We will discuss possible topics of interest: Bible studies, spiritual practices, prayer retreats, […]

20 Years of Welcoming Absolutely Everyone: Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of Becoming a Reconciling Congregation with Bishop Oliveto and the Resonance Women’s Chorus Sunday, 3/5

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

“Loving God by loving others” is an important way of being for First United Methodist Church of Boulder. This church has been loving others by being a Reconciling Ministries congregation for 20 years, and we will celebrate this significant anniversary on Sunday, March 5, during our 10:30 am worship service.   Reconciling Ministries congregations in […]

Elaine Pagels, Author and Theologian, Presenting FREE Lecture Tuesday, 4/11, 7:00 PM

First United Methodist Church of Boulder 1421 Spruce Street, Boulder, CO

Dr. Elaine Pagels Best-selling author and theologian Elaine Pagels is visiting First United Methodist Church of Boulder as a Theologian-in-Residence during Holy Week. During her time in Boulder, Dr. Pagels will present a free public lecture, "What's Satan Got To Do With it? A Hidden Side of the Passion Story," on Tuesday, April 11, at […]