First UMC Publications

With an ever-growing congregation. First UMC tries to communicate to our church family & friends

in as many ways as possible.  Below are listed 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.

New Online Bulletin

50 Days of Prayer Hand-out

life 3:16 discipleship challenge

life 3:16 brochure

Registration Forms

Please print, fill-out and return to Lisa at the Church Office.  

Church - Small Group

Church - Organization

Church - Individual

Outreach Center - Small Group

Outreach Center - Organization

Outreach Center - Individual

Facility Access Agreements are ONLY available at Church Office. Talk to Rex Hash for more info.

BIBLE IN ONE YEAR (any year)

Read The Bible in One Year

January - March

April - June

July - September

October - December

The 2022 Bible Reading form is available at Church or Outreach Center. Call for one to be mailed.


Anne K (Labyrinth)

Doug K (Journey)

Chuck Athey (Faith Testimony)

Dick Breuer (Guidance Provided)

JoElla Stromberg

Alice Plettner (Mountain Top)


Camp Fontanelle Update

"Paper" Jesus Printout

Cool Things Happening

  • Wednesday nite meals

    First UMC's Wednesday Nite Community Meal is FULL STEAM AHEAD! We are open for dining in from 5-6:30 PM or you can order a meal to be picked up at the OC from 5-5:30 PM in the alley, on Wednesdays. These meals are available to ANYONE! Just call the Church or OC office to reserve a meal.  

    Not interested in eating a meal but you'd like to help? Contact the Church office 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!

  • 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 Columbus community.  

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