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First United Methodist Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina

- December 16, 2018 - Music Ministry
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Worship Service Dec. 9, 2018
"Joseph of Bethlehem" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory: "Carol for Advent" ~ Nancy Price

Worship Service Dec. 2, 2018
"Mary of Nazareth" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem: "O Come, Emmanuel" ~ Alice Parker

Worship Service Nov. 25, 2018
"The Meaning of Money" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory: "Rejoice, the Lord is King" ~ Henry Pfohl

Worship Service Nov. 18, 2018
"Giving Our Gifts to God" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory: "Come Thou Fount of Every Blessing" ~ John Wyeth

First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church

118 East Morgan Street, Wadesboro, North Carolina, 28170
Church Phone: 704-694-5170
Parsonage: 980-278-8107
E-Mail      Fax: 704-695-1118
Radio Station: WEHB-LP, 98.3 FM

Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Senior Pastor

Welcome to the Worship Services of First United Methodist Church. The doors of God's church are always open to you. If you are visiting, you are welcome. If you are a member, you are expected.
Your church is alive and active! Come and be a part of God's work.

Worship in the Chapel December 16

Message: “Mary’s Visit to Elizabeth””
     Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Sandy Bruney

Music: Good Christian Friends, Rejoice
In the Bleak Midwinter
Joy to the World


Acolyte: David Tamura, Madeline Leavitt, Luke Crawford
Ushers: Elwood Greene, Eric Forbes
     David Runkle, Richard Tamura
Greeters: Bill Capel, Evelyn Capel, Ann Wallace
Money Stewards: Ann Wallace, Jeff Crawford,
     John Crawford
Close Church: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton

Opportunities for the Next Week
Dec. 16-22, 2018
Dec. 16
  • Sunday School, 9:45 a.m.
  • Worship in the Sanctuary, 10:55 a.m.
  • Dueling Organs Concert, 3:00 p.m.
    Reception to follow
Dec. 19
  • Open Doors Christmas Party, 1:00 p.m.
  • Chancel Choir, 7:30 p.m.

Lectionary Readings:
December 16
Canticle of Zechariah; Isaiah 12:2-6
Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 1:39-45

The Lectionary readings are for each Sunday of the church year, and also for special days. They provide a systematic way of reading the Bible to prepare for the Sunday service and also to aid you in your daily devotional time.

Anson Singers Christmas Concert

Emily Litaker Privette, Director ~ Gail Litaker, Accompanist

Jeff Boothby, Videographer

See more pictures HERE

Links to Use

Inter-Church Council

Western North Carolina Conference

United Methodist Women

On-Going Outreach Ministries of
First United Methodist Church:

NC Pre-Kindergarten
Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
(formerly More at Four)

Radio Station WEHB-LP, 98.3 FM

Compassionate Caring in the
Western NC Conference since 1931
Click here for information

Visit our online book store.


Emily Litaker Privette, Director
Gail Litaker, Accompanist
Gus Farmer, Accompanist

Click HERE to view concert

Anson Singers Spring Concert

Anson Singers' Christmas Concert Dec. 7, 2014
Amazing Love And Can It Be
Christmas Eve Prelude
Fairest Lord Jesus Give Thanks
Jesus Loves Me

My Hope is Built on Nothing Less
On the Cross at Calvary This Is My Father's World
When I Survey the Wondrous Cross
A Song of Hope Benefit Concert

Sigmon Tripletts ""Do You Hear What I Hear," "Children Go where I Send Thee," "Hallelujah," and "Go Tell It on the Mountain."" ~ Hunter, Larsen, and Madison Sigmon
Kum Ba Yah Piano and Organ Duet

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