Columbus First United Methodist Church
Saturday, February 17, 2018
Come grow with us!


YOUTH FUNDRAISERS - *Ohio Mission Trip “Tip Night” at Pizza Ranch: March 5th from 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
*March 18th at 11:30 a.m. - Baked Potato Bar
*April 22nd from 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Youth Garage Sale
The Senior High Youth are heading to Lorain, Ohio July 29th - August 4th, 2018, to be the hands and feet of Christ in 2018.  Anyone currently in 8th - 12th grades and adult chaperones may now register. Cost is $475. Everyone should be able to fund raise the whole cost of this trip. Contact Sarah Borgman or at 402-564-8463 for questions or to register.
High School Seniors of 2018Please turn in your information sheets to Sarah Borgman as soon as possible. If you lost yours please stop in the office to pick up a new one. Scholarship packets will be ready for pickup from the church office by February 1st for all those interested in a scholarship from First UMC.
The Youth are in need of meals on Wednesday nights at our Outreach  Center. Currently, we have about 50 children, youth and adults who eat on Wednesday nights! Donations for food, money or gift cards are welcome. You may sign up to provide a meal or portion of a meal in the Chapel Parlor.
There are many opportunities for our youth. We have a youth ministry team supported by youth sponsors. Youth meet at the Outreach Center - 3602 16th Street every Wednesday evening. Phone is 402-564-8362.
Youth Groups include:
Senior High Katalyst   (Grades 9 through 12)
Junior High Fever   (Grades 7 & 8)
Middle School Sparks   (Grades 5 & 6)
plus for Children Grades 1- 4 Kidz Korner (6:30-8:00 - Aldersgate Room)
Wednesday Night Youth Group Schedule
              3:30 - 5:00 p.m. - After School Program (Homework Help)   (Community Room)
              5:00 - 6:45 p.m. - Supper   (Youth Underground)
              5:45 - 6:15 p.m. - MYTT-Methodist Youth Talent Troupe Practice (Grades 5 through 12)
              6:30 - 7:00 p.m. - Youth Choir Practice   (Grades 5 through 12) (Youth Underground)
              7:00 - 7:15 p.m. - Worship Time   (Wesley Room)
              7:15 - 8:15 p.m. - Youth Groups Meet   (Youth Underground)
Sponsors/helpers are always needed - call Sarah at 402-564-8463 or 402-270-2372
  • Meal providers needed - schedule with Sarah  
These 17 outstanding students were confirmed in the faith October 8, 2017. Congratulations & Blessings!
"This is what it looks like to see the youth making 180 pies!" It was quite an amazing feat!
March 19, 2017 
2017 Youth Valentine Talent Show (Sip & Sample)
February 12, 2017 Video from FUMC-TV
2017 Youth Valentine Talent Show (Sip & Sample)
February 12, 2017 Video from FUMC-TV
The 4-H Robotics Club

The Youth Alaska Mission Team 2016 would like to thank everyone for their thoughts, prayers, support, and financial contributions. Without you our trip would not have been possible!
CMS 2014 Musical (Zach, Jessie, Ryan, Alec)
Youth Mission 2013 - Denver (click picture)
Youth Mission to Hastings 2013 (click picture)
                          LOCATIONS & SERVICE TIMES
Downtown  2710 14th Street, Columbus, Nebraska  402-564-8463
     Saturday: 6:00 p.m.   Sunday: 8:00 & 10:30 a.m.
     Sunday School: 9:00 a.m.  Fellowship Time: 10:00 - 10:30 a.m.
     Nursery available 9:00 - 11:30 a.m.
     Transportation available for Sunday 10:30 service. Call the church by Friday to schedule
Outreach Center  3602 16th Street, Columbus, Nebraska  402-564-8362
     "Ignite On Sunday Night" Alternative Praise Gathering
      Casual Praise Worship: 6:00 p.m. followed by refreshments and fellowship