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

Online Giving

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.

Mary Ruth Fellowship

The Mary Ruth Fellowship meets on the second Tuesday of each month at 10 am. They gather for fellowship and to lift people in prayer and praises. The ladies discuss events and happenings and enjoy crafts and activities. If you are interested in joining this group please contact the church office for the the next…

Hannah Fellowship

United Methodist Women is a national connection of United Methodist women who are committed to “fostering spiritual growth, developing leaders, and advocating for justice.” The United Methodist Women here at FWSUMC are a vital part of our congregation. Women of all ages are welcome to get connected through two different fellowships.

grief share

GriefShare | Fall Session

A 13-week grief recovery support group where you can find help and healing for the hurt of losing a loved one Cost: $15 Leader: Pastor Jan Funk

Stephen ministry

Stephen Ministry

Stephen Ministry is the one-to-one lay caring ministry that takes place in congregations that use the Stephen Series system. Stephen Ministry congregations equip and empower lay caregivers—called Stephen Ministers—to provide high-quality, confidential, Christ-centered care to people who are hurting.

blessing of the animals

Blessing of the Animals

We will gather to celebrate God’s amazing creation — especially as we experience it through the love and companionship of animals. Bring your animal to be blessed and receive a special “bless my pet” tag! Dogs (and their humans!) from the Fort Wayne Police Department and ICAN will be there to greet participants. ICAN (Indiana…

FWS Town Hall Meeting

This will be an open forum discussion for folks to share their thoughts and opinions in light of the outcome of the February UM Special Conference addressing issues of sexual orientation as it pertains to ordination and weddings, and in anticipation of the 2020 General and Jurisdictional Conferences.