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First United Methodist Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina

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First United Methodist Church

First United Methodist Church
118 East Morgan Street, Wadesboro, North Carolina, 28170
Church Phone: 704-694-5179
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.


January 17, 2021
Sermon: "Try and Buy" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Music Leader: Emily Privette
Pianist: Gail Litakerr
Reader: Bill Capel

January 10, 2021
Sermon: "Cleaning Tips From John" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Music Leader: Emily Privette
Pianist: Gail Litaker
Reader: Beverley Getzen

January 3, 2021
Sermon: "Falling to Our Knees" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Soloist: Emily Privette
Pianist: Gail Litaker
Reader: Sue Burr

December 24, 2020
Sermon: "The Savior Reveal" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Soloist: Emily Privette
Flutist: Bety Ann Crawford
Organist: Gus Farmer
Reader: Bill Capel

December 20, 2020
A Service of Lessons and Carols
Meditation: The Light of the World" ~ Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Music Leader and Soloist: Emily Privette
Organist: Gus Farmer
Reader: Randy Tarlton

Watch videos of past services on YouTube

225th Celebration 1790-2015
Slide Show accompanied by Charles Litaker

Worship by Facebook and Website

First United Methodist Church Facebook

Worship on Facebook January 10

Bulletin for January 10

Message: "Cleaning Tips From John"
Mark 1: 4-11
     - Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Beverley Getzen

Worship on Facebook January 17

Bulletin for January 17

Message: "Try and Buy"
John 1:43-511
     -Rev. Dr. Sarah Kalish

Reader: Bill Capel


Ushers: Richard Tamura, David Tamura
Greeters: Gayle and David Runkle
Money Stewards: Vicki Greene, Paulette Ridley

Sunday School

Family Devotion




Opportunities for the Weeks of
Jan. 10-23
Jan. 10
  • Worship on Facebook, 11:00 a.m.
Jan. 15
  • Office Closed
Jan. 17
  • Worship on Facebook, 11:00 a.m.
Jan. 18
  • Martin Luther King Day
    Office Closed
Jan. 20
  • Lifeline Screening
    in Fellowship Hall
Jan. 22
  • Office Closed

Lectionary Readings:

January 10
Psalm 29; Genesis 1:1-5
Acts 19:1-7; Mark 1:4-11

January 17
Psalm 139; I Samuel 3:1-10
I Corinthians 6:12-20; John 1:43-51

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.

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.


Anson Singers Concert, December 1, 2019
Anson Singers Christmas Concert, December 2018
Holiday Happenings, December 2018
Anson Singers Spring Concert, April 2018
American Journey, April 2017
Anson Singers' Christmas Concert Dec. 7, 2014
A Song of Hope Benefit Concert, Nov. 2013

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
Sigmon Tripletts
Kum Ba Yah Piano and Organ Duet

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