Good Friday

Good Friday and Easter at First Church

April 15: Good Friday Online Stations of the Cross Service: 12:00 noon Join us for an online Stations of the Cross service. The service will premiere on our website at 12:00 noon on Good Friday; you can watch it beginning at that time, or anytime after. CLICK HERE to watch the Good Friday service.   […]

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Join Us during Holy Week
and on Easter Sunday!

Easter Sunday is April 4! Join us for our online service at 10:30 am MDT. Practice Resurrection: Building Community, Economy, and Mutual Delight We’ll gather online to celebrate the Resurrection of Jesus! Our Senior Pastor, Rev. Michael Mather, will give the Easter sermon, Practice Resurrection, based on Mark 16:1-8. We’ll enjoy special music from the […]

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Pastor Matthias’ Good Friday Reflection

April 10, 2020 Since we had to cancel our original plans for a Good Friday service, I want to offer a Good Friday Reflection instead. A dear friend sent me a quote and video that meant something to him, and he thought I might feel the same. I’m sure you have noticed this is happening […]

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Good Friday Service on the Labyrinth

  Join us for a Good Friday Service on the peaceful, candlelit labyrinth. Dr. Celene Lillie, Director of Adult Education and Spiritual Formation, will lead this participatory, spiritual service based on The Thunder: Perfect Mind a 1st or 2nd century, recently-discovered Christian text. There will be time to walk the labyrinth for anyone who wishes […]

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Dr. Celene Lillie leads Good Friday Service on the Labyrinth

Join us for Good Friday on the Labyrinth at 7:00 pm on March 30!   Dr. Celene Lillie, FUMC’s Director of Adult Education and Spiritual Formation, will lead a participatory, spiritual service based on The Thunder: Perfect Mind (a 1st or 2nd Century, recently discovered Christian text that has powerful implications for Holy Week and […]

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Holy Week and Easter at First United Methodist Church of Boulder

  PALM SUNDAY, March 25: Gather along Pine Street at 10:00 am for the annual Parade of Palms, celebrated in community with several other downtown Pine Street churches. Wave your palm branches as a live donkey walks down Pine Street, and listen to music performed by the Pine Street Churches Choir (made up of choir […]

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Join Us for Holy Week and Easter Sunday, April 16

Holy Week is April 9-15, and Easter Sunday is April 16! The season of Lent culminates in Holy Week, and the joy of Easter morning! Please mark your calendars now, and journey with us from Palm Sunday to Easter. Absolutely EVERYONE is welcome! April 9: Palm Sunday Theologian-in-Residence (TIR) and best-selling author, Dr. Elaine Pagels, […]

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A Unique, Fascinating Good Friday Drama at FUMC Boulder: 7 pm on 3/25

Join us for a unique and fascinating Good Friday worship service on Friday, March 25, at 7:00 pm on our beautiful indoor labyrinth. Based in substantial part on an ancient early Christian document found recently in the sands of Egypt, our Good Friday drama and worship service sounds both very different and somewhat similar to […]

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