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Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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Job Opening | Director of Congregational Life and Nurture

Seeking to join a ministry team that is passionate about Christ and sharing his love with others? Full-time ministry opening for Director of Congregational Life and Nurture beginning April 1st. You must love variety, love people of all ages, and love growing disciples for Jesus Christ! Check out the job description below and send your…

Re-Opening Guidelines for First Wayne Street UMC

Friends, We continue to work through challenging times, not just for the church and her ministries, but for our families, our community and the world. We find ourselves looking for good and perfect solutions to the challenges that we face, when the reality is the solution to one issue creates negative consequences on another front. As we stay home to effectively fight…

First Wayne Street Supports Our Local Businesses

Easter flowers are not canceled! This year, we  did not cancel the order for Easter flowers from Broadview florists. The lilies and tulips were delivered on Monday, April 6, so they could be used for recording the Easter Sunday worship. On Wednesday, April 8, masked bandits Linda Bewley and Pastor Cheryl were available for folks to pick up their flowers outside the church.…

Remembering Holy Week at Home

Holy Week and Easter traditionally provide a wealth of opportunities for remembering, meditating and celebrating at church. Adults may set aside time for more intense prayer, study and service. But what do families, especially those with younger children, do at home for Holy Week and Easter?

Get Ready to Bake

During this week’s Children’s Message, it’s time for something sweet and delicious! So let’s bake up a batch of cookies while we explore our Bible. To participate in this activity, you will need the recipe — CLICK HERE for the cookie recipe!

Fort Wayne pastor

Congregation prepares to welcome new pastor

If you have been hibernating all winter, you may be missing out on the exciting news that Reverend Jason Morris has been appointed as our new pastor effective July 1, 2020. You may be wondering why this is so exciting… So many reasons! Pastor Jason’s education, gifts, talents and experience makes him a great match…