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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Spring Equinox Celebration on the Labyrinth Wednesday, 3/21

A Spring Equinox service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, 3/21 at 6:30 pm.   The spring equinox is the time in the earth’s annual cycle around the sun in which day and night are equal in length, before the days get longer after the darkness […]

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Bring Your Heart: Ash Wednesday Service on the Labyrinth Wed, 2/14, 6:30 PM

Wednesday, February 14, is, of course, Valentine’s Day. But it is also Ash Wednesday, the first day of the season of Lent, the liturgical season that culminates in Holy Week and Easter.   Join us on the labyrinth at 6:30 pm for a contemplative candlelight service that includes the imposition of ashes. There will be […]

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Blue Christmas Service on the Labyrinth 12/23, 5 PM

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 of healing, and let the peaceful energy and candlelight of the labyrinth soothe your soul and provide […]

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Wed, 12/20: Celebrate the Winter Solstice on Our Labyrinth

A candlelight Winter Solstice service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, 12/20, at 6:30 pm. The traditions of the Christmas season have deep roots in the older, earthier celebrations of the longest night of the year. Come embrace the return of the light with this deeply […]

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Advent and Christmas at First United Methodist Church of Boulder

ADVENT and CHRISTMAS First United Methodist Church of Boulder The season of Advent encompasses the four Sundays before Christmas, and is a time of both reflection and of anticipation of Jesus’s birth. On these four Sundays, we celebrate Love, Peace, Hope, and Joy. Check out our upcoming Advent and Christmas season events, and please join […]

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Fall Equinox Celebration on the Labyrinth Wed., 9/20, 6:30-8:30 PM

  A Fall Equinox service will be celebrated on the beautiful indoor labyrinth at First United Methodist Church on Wednesday, September 20, from 6:30-8:30 pm.   The fall equinox is one of the two times in the earth’s annual cycle around the sun in which day and night are equal in length (the other time […]

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Summer Solstice on the Labyrinth Wednesday, June 21, 6:30 PM

The Summer Solstice is a time of celebration, of honoring the light, and our connection to the Sun and the Earth. It is a time to celebrate the light within ourselves and others.   A Summer Solstice service will be celebrated on our beautiful indoor labyrinth on Wednesday, 6/21 from 6:30-8:30 pm.   Revs. Matthias […]

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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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Ash Wednesday is March 1: 12 Noon Service Open to Everyone

Ash Wednesday, March 1, marks the beginning of the season of Lent. Plan to attend our 12 noon service, which is being planned by members of our church’s United Methodist Women (UMW) chapter. The service will include the burning of last year’s palms to produce the ashes which are then used for the imposition of […]

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