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

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All are welcome at First Wayne Street UMC. And all means all. This Christmas season, there is a place for you — whether you want to participate in a traditional candlelight service or worship with music during the annual Christmas concert.


Fort Wayne Christmas serviceChristmas Eve Service

7 pm Tuesday, December 24

Include this special time of worship in your Christmas planning as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ! Everyone is welcome at the Communion Table!


Build Your Advent Wreath 

11:30 am Sunday, November 24

Families of all kinds are invited to stay after worship for a hot dog lunch followed by making your own Advent wreath.  Learn about the meaning of the Advent wreath as you assemble your own! Pre-registration required.

($5 suggested donation per family for lunch and supplies)

Family Gingerbread Houses 

6:30 pm Wednesday, December 4

Bring the whole family and make a gingerbread house together to take home!  Each family (or individual) will use icing, candies, and creativity to decorate a gingerbread house.

(Cost: $10  pre-registration required)

“The Littlest Angel Choir” musical

10 am Sunday, December 15 

Worship on Sunday morning will include a FWS youth and children’s musical presentation of “The LIttlest Angel Choir”.  Invite family and friends as we celebrate the Christmas season!

Christmas Concert

7 pm Sunday, December 15

The First Wayne Street UMC Chamber Choir will perform a concert of Christmas choral music. This concert will feature the Ceremony of Carols by Benjamin Britten, accompanied by Anne Preucil Lewellen on harp, and other seasonal music, including music by Victoria, Stopford, Paulus, Willan and more. Admission is free; join us!