First UMC Publications

With an ever growing congregation. 

First United Methodist tries to communicate to our congregation in as many ways as possible.  

Below is listed our monthly Circuit Riders, our weekly E-Mail Blasts, our weekly Sermons & Lessons, 

and any other Cool Things Happening we may have to share.


Also, make sure you are checking our social media sites:

Facebook: First UMC & Outreach Center Columbus, NE

YouTube: First UMC & Outreach Center Columbus, NE

Instagram: First UMC Columbus, NE


If you can not find what you are looking for, please contact us.

Cool Things Happening

  • Wednesday nite meals

    First UMC's Wednesday Nite Community Meal is FULL STEAM AHEAD! We are currently taking orders that can be picked up at the OC from 5-5:30 PM in the west parking lot on Wednesdays. These meals are available to ANYONE! Just call the Church or OC office or email Sandy at to reserve a meal.  Not interested in eating a meal but you'd like to help? Contact Sandy to see if there may be a volunteer position available that fits your interest! Check out how we are helping First UMC's food ministry grow!

    August Menu!

    August 5 - Sarah's Meatballs, Corn Casserole, Green Beans and Cheese Cake

    August 12 - Ham, Scalloped Potatoes, Peas and Cookie

    August 19 - Spaghetti, Garlic Bread, Salad and Brownie

    August 26 - Hot Ham & Cheese Sandwich, Chips and Cookie

  • Class of 2020

    "Graduation ceremony"

    First UMC celebrated several of our Class of 2020 members at 9 AM worship on Sunday, August 2.

    Pictured Left to Right:

    Emma Stewart, Gracie Luebbe, Madeline Hudnall, Ryan Sims,Will Whited, Colton Dannelly, Madison Fricke,Douglas Davidchik, and Jayven Krepel.

  • The Blessing Box

    The Blessing Box is located at our Outreach Center.  

    It provides much needed food items for people in the neighborhood.  

    This is a great way for you to support our church's food ministry, so keep donating!