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First United Methodist Church
Wadesboro, North Carolina

- July 16, 2017 - Music Ministry
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Please note that no videos will be recorded while we worship in the Chapel this summer. Recording will resume in September.

Worship Service May 28, 2017
Sermon ~ "Scheduling Problems"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Offertory ~ Gus Farmer, organisit, and Gail Litaker, pianist

Worship Service May 14, 2017
Sermon ~ "Belonging to Jesus"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "For the Beauty of the Earth"
Chancel Choir

Worship Service May 17, 2017
Sermon ~ "To What Church Would Jesus Belong?"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish Anthem ~ "The King of Love, My Shepherd Is" ~ Chancel Choir

Service April 30, 2017
Sermon ~ "Jesus, the Stranger, Guest and Host"
Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish
Anthem ~ "That Easter Day with Joy was Bright" ~ Chancel Choir

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 Sanctuary, July 16

Message: “I Am the Gate”
-Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Bill Capel

Music: Savior, Like a Shepherd Lead Us; And Can It Be; Lord of the Dance

Worship in the Sanctuary, July 23

Message: I Am the Good Shepherd”
-Rev. Dr. Sarah B. Kalish

Reader: Jeff Boothby

Music: Holy, Holy, Holy; Hymn of Promise; I Love to Tell the Story


Acolytes: David and Andrew Tamura
Ushers: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton
Greeters: Carrie & Harvey Leavitt, Peggy Pinkston
Money Stewards: Anna Baucom, Vickie Greene, Paulette Ridley
Close Church: Elwood Greene, Randy Tarlton

Opportunities for the Next Weeks
July 16-29, 2017
July 16
  • Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship in the Chapel,
    10:30 a.m.
July 17
  • Bible Study, 10:30 a.m.
July 21
  • Office Closed
July 23
  • Sunday School, 9:30 a.m.
  • Worship in the Chapel,
    10:30 a.m.
July 24
  • Bible Study, 10:30 a.m.
July 28
  • Office Closed
July 29
  • Anson Singers/Cheraw, 9:30 a.m.

Lectionary Readings:

Psalm 119; Genesis 25:19-24
Romans 8:1-11; Matthew 13:1-23

Psalm 139; Genesis 28:10-19
Romans 8:12-25, Matthew 13:24-43

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.


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

Click HERE to view 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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