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For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given  
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Where cross the crowded ways of life we hear thy voice o Son of Man.
Welcome! Join us on the corner of 7th & Sassafras St. for Worship!
Sunday
Worship
Services

9:00 & 10:30
AM

For more info - click here!

First UMC Erie
707 Sassafras St.
Erie, PA 16501
814-452-3300
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Listen to our worship service on 90.5 FM WERG Radio or online here at 7PM EST. 
PodCast Listen to PodCasts of recent Sunday messages
YouTube ChannelLink to the Church's YouTube Channel
"Light for the City" worship services and "Sanctuary" worship Chancel Choir selections
Upcoming Events:
On the Calendar:

Sunday, July 21st:
   Light for the City Worship, 8:30AM
   
Sunday School, 9:30AM
   Sanctuary Worship, 10:30AM
   Sunday Supper, 5PM at Covenant Presbyterian

Monday, July 22nd:
   Bible Study, 5:45PM
 
Tuesday, July 23rd 18t
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   Trustees,
12PM
   Knitting, 1PM
   
Sunday, July 28th:
   Light for the City Worship, 8:30AM
   Adult
Sunday School, 9:30AM
   Sanctuary Worship, 10:30AM
   Church Picnic, 12PM at Presque Isle
 
We are hiring!

If you would like to join a group of people dedicated to Glorifying God and serving the Erie city area, please consider emailing your resume to the church office.

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Our church is in need of a secretary to help manage the office.  If you or someone you know is interested, please send your resume to office@fumcerie.org or call the church office at 814-452-3300 between 9-2PM, Monday - Thursday.

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DONATIONS COLLECTIONS
are being collected to help with flood relief.  If you would like to see the list of items avilable for collections, select the links below:
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 Buckets
 Hygiene Kits
Collection bins are downstairs in the church for these and other missions projects.  
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Church Picnic
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The annual church picnic will after the 10:30 am Worship Service on Sunday, July 28th.

Please bring a salad, side dish or dish to share.
  
Sunday School
Click here for updates on our groups that meet at 9:30AM and during the second worship service at 10:30 to share discussion, coffee, and our faith.
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New small groups will be meeting to discuss family life, faith and parenting. Reach out to Susan Bartlett or Pastor Jim if you are interested.
Sunday Suppers

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Thank you to all who have helped with the SUNDAY SUPPERs.  They are returning beginning July 21, at Covenant Presbyterian. 
   
See our missions page for details on our various outreach and aid ministry opportunities.  As always, please pray for those helping those in need, as well as those who are being helped.
College Spagetti Dinners

College Spagetti Dinner

Thanks to all who helped make the Spagetti Dinners for college students a success for this past school year.  We are grateful for all of our guests who share fellowship with us and look forward to our next dinner in the fall
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Join us for
Light for the City
Praise & Worship

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Sundays at 9:00AM
in Oxford Hall

What's new at FUMC Erie?
Missions & Outreach Calendar  Last Thursday of each Month:  College Student Spagetti Dinners
January: Brown Bag Sunday for Henderson UMC Food Pantry
April: Underwear drive for EUMA Rainbow Connection
May:
Fundraising for Zimbabwe church
May / June:
Shoe drive to benefit EUMA
May:
ServErie
July : Brown Bag Sunday for Henderson UMC Food Pantry
August: UMCOR School Kit Drive
August: Erie Gives Day
August: ServErie
September: Ride for the Refuge
September: Crop Walk
October: ServErie
November: Brown Bag Collections for Henderson UMC Food Pantry
December: Teddy Bear Sunday, Hatt & Mitten Trees
All Year: United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR), for victims of natural disasters
Our West Bay Front
First UM Church in Erie resides in the West Bayfront area of the City of Erie.  Our congregation is fortunate to have ties to our community.  Our church is committed to reaching out to the people of downtown Erie and helping them find a relationship with Christ the Lord.  

For community resources and information, visit OurWestBayFront.org
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