300 East Wayne Street
Fort Wayne, IN 46802
(260) 422-4681
firstwaynestreet@fwsumc.org

Lots of activities are going on in the life of your church.  Join in!  Upcoming events are shown below.  You can also view the Monthly Calendar and the Past Events page.

New Member Class

Maybe First Wayne Street UMC is the place you have decided to put down your spiritual roots. Or maybe you just have some questions about what it means to be a United Methodist. Either way, you are invited to come with your interest and your questions to the New Member Class!

Healing School

The Healing School, which is part of our Making the Connection sessions during the school year, continues throughout the summer, led by Pastor Cookye Rutledge from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. New people are encouraged to join the group any time. You will discover that healing belongs to everyone who comes to Jesus with a believing…

Praise Team Rehearsal

The Praise Team offers mostly contemporary musical offerings year-round and is open to teens and adults. We welcome both singers and instrumentalists. The Praise Team rehearses in the sanctuary weekly on Wednesdays from September through May at 6:40 p.m., and on bi-weekly Wednesdays during the summer at 5:30 p.m.

Chamber Choir Rehearsal

The Chamber Choir is an auditioned group of singers who sing regularly in worship. The choir rehearses on Wednesday nights from approximately 8:30 to 9:30 pm, as well as occasional other times, as announced.

Sunday School

Join us for Sunday School!
We have classes for children, youth and adults. Classes meet Sunday mornings 9:00-9:45 am. In the summer, children & youth will meet on the third floor for activities!

Sunday Worship Service

Join us every Sunday morning at 10:00 am for a dynamic, inspiring service. All are welcome!

Chamber Choir Concert

Begin your Christmas celebrations with family and friends — and the Chamber Choir at First Wayne Street.

Christmas Eve Traditional Worship

Join us for an evening of lessons and carols with candlelight and Holy Communion.  Choral Scholar Ashlee Miller will share her gifts with the congregation and sing O, Holy Night.

‘The New Copernicans’ — Making the Connection

Does it feel as if the world around us is changing? Do we wonder what it all means for God’s ministry here on earth? Copernicus was an astronomer who was born ahead of his time and who saw the world in a completely different way that would change everything! Dr. David John Seel suggests that…

Community Meal

Join us for fellowship and a light meal as part of our Wednesday night Making the Connection series.