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

Past Events

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 (Summer Schedule)

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 pm., and on bi-weekly Wednesdays during the summer at 5:30 pm.

WOWS Concert: FWS Chamber Choir

On June 20, 2018, First Wayne Street’s newest choir, the Chamber Choir, will perform in a concert featuring both sacred and secular pieces. The Chamber Choir, under the direction of Geoffrey North, is an auditioned ensemble that specializes in difficult, mostly a cappella choral music. First Wayne Street produces an active concert series called Wednesdays on Wayne…

Youth Mission Trip to Heifer International

Please pray for the youth and adults from the church who will be attending the mission-spirited trip to the Heifer International Global Village at Howell Nature Center in Howell, Michigan. The group will leave from the church at 6:00 am on June 15 and return at 4 pm on June 16.

Kids at Camp Lakewood

Please pray that our kids and camp counselors at Camp Lakewood this summer stay safe, have fun, and come to know their Savior, Jesus Christ, more fully!

Chamber Choir Rehearsal (summer schedule)

The Chamber Choir is an auditioned group of singers who sing regularly in worship. The choir will be rehearsing in the first part of June in preparation for its WOWS Concert on June 21 at 12:15 pm.

WOWS Concert: String Shift, with guest Geoffrey North

First Wayne Street produces an active concert series called Wednesdays on Wayne Street: WOWS. Every Wednesday in the months of June and October, at 12:15 p.m., First Wayne Street and AIMA (Adventures in Musical Arts) showcase a 30-minute musical performance from a talented local performer or group of performers. A light luncheon follows each performance and…

UMW Hannah Fellowship Meeting

Hannah Fellowship will meet at 6:30 pm in Room 115 for a baby shower for Associated Churches’ Baby Closet. The Thank Offering will be from Robin Tribbett, and Devotions will be by Marilyn Green.