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November 2019

Advent Decorating Day!

November 30, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Advent Decorating Day is coming! Youth, families, and volunteers of all ages: plan to join the Music & Worship Committee on Saturday, 11/30, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 Noon to help decorate the church for the Advent and Christmas season. We will spend the morning sprucing up the church, hanging decorations, setting up banners, and enjoying fellowship together!   There will be refreshments. And there are plenty of jobs for kids of all ages! If possible, please RSVP to Family…

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December 2019

Chancel Choir & Friends present Ramírez’s Navidad Nuestra

December 8, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Celebrate the Season with special music at First United Methodist Church of Boulder! Join us for Navidad Nuestra by Ariel Ramírez, performed by the Chancel Choir and Friends with instrumental ensemble, under the direction of Dr. Gerald Holbrook, Director of Music.   Ariel Ramírez Argentine composer, pianist, and conductor Ariel Ramírez (1921-2010) was a leader in promoting Argentine folk music. He composed more than 300 works throughout his long life, and millions of albums of his music were sold world-wide.…

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11th Hour Calling Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

December 11, 2019 @ 10:45 am - 11:11 am
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC's Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. The plan is to do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes (we began in January 2019!). Church bells, shofars and gongs will be ringing in downtown Boulder and in other house of worship throughout Boulder County to call awareness to…

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Children’s Christmas Pageant: “Carriers of the Light”

December 15, 2019 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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YOU ARE INVITED to our annual Children's Christmas Pageant on Sunday, 12/15, during our 10:30 am worship service. This year, our children and youth will present Carriers of the Light, a musical play that reminds all of us to hold and carry our light for Christ. The pageant is a family-centered, Christmas event that all ages enjoy every year. Please join us, and invite your friends and family! Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! Since 1997, First United Methodist Church of Boulder…

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Winter Solstice Celebration on the Labyrinth

December 18, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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The Winter Solstice will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, 12/18, at 6:30 pm. The Winter Solstice marks the shortest day (and the longest night) of the year. Come embrace the return of the light with this deeply spiritual, candlelight celebration of the solar new year.   Rev. Barbara Middleton and Dr. Celene Lillie will open the event. Sound artists Joy Sylvia and Michael Cutter of Heartsong Way will provide mystical sounds…

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Blue Christmas Service on the Labyrinth

December 20, 2019 @ 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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The holiday season can be difficult. During a season when we’re all expected to be merry and bright, the very real grief, loneliness, and disappointments in our everyday lives do not magically disappear. Join us for this service where you can come as you are, and let the peaceful energy and candlelight of the labyrinth soothe your soul and provide a space for all you hold.   We’ll gather on our peaceful indoor labyrinth at 5:15 PM on Friday, December…

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Family Christmas Eve Worship

December 24, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Merry Christmas! At 5 PM on Christmas Eve, come enjoy a kid-friendly service with carols, stories, candlelight, and the celebration of communion. Family Life Director Stephanie Moffitt will give the message in story.   Our church also has Christmas Eve services at 7 PM and 9 PM. CLICK HERE for more information about these services.   Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! Since 1997, First United Methodist Church of Boulder has been a Reconciling Congregation, fully welcoming of LGBTQ people and their…

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Choir Candlelight Christmas Eve Service

December 24, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Merry Christmas! Join us at 7 PM on Christmas Eve. Our Chancel Choir, conducted by Director of Music Gerald Holbrook, will lead the music for this beautiful candlelight service. We’ll sing lots of your favorite carols, and Pastor Matthias Krier will give the Christmas Eve message.   Our church also has Christmas Eve services at 5 PM and 9 PM. CLICK HERE for more information about these services.   Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! Since 1997, First United Methodist Church of…

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Jazz Christmas Eve Service with the Pete Lewis Quintet

December 24, 2019 @ 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Merry Christmas! Join us at 9 PM for a special service that includes jazz for reflection, contemplation, and celebration. We’ll sing some traditional carols arranged in a jazz style. Robert Johnson, vocals Pete Lewis, saxophones Clare Church, drums Jason Malmberg, bass Victor Mestas, piano   Our church also has Christmas Eve services at 5 PM and 7 PM. CLICK HERE for more information about these services.   Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! Since 1997, First United Methodist Church of Boulder has…

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January 2020

11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change Action

January 11 @ 10:45 am - 11:11 am
First United Methodist Church of Boulder, 1421 Spruce Street
Boulder, CO 80302 United States
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Be part of the 11th Hour Bell Ringing for Climate Change! Join members of the Green Faith Alliance and FUMC's Green Team to ring our church bell each month for focused action on climate change. The plan is to do this every 11th day at the 11th hour for 11 minutes (we began in January 2019!). Church bells, shofars and gongs will be ringing in downtown Boulder and in other house of worship throughout Boulder County to call awareness to…

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