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422 Church Street
Grapevine, Texas 76051
817-481-2559
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8:15 & 10:30 AM Traditional
10:30 AM Contemporary
11:45 AM Bilingual
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First Methodist Church wants to partner with parents on the journey of spiritual growth for your children from preschool through 5th grade. Our greatest desire is to help families and their children “Believe in Jesus Christ, Belong to the family of believers, and be disciples who know their scriptures and live them in our world”. We look forward to sharing this faith journey with you and your child!

Sunday School

Children age 3 years through 3rd Grade are a part of Children’s Sunday School. We use “Deep Blue” curriculum from Cokesbury. On Sunday mornings, the kids participate in worship and class time. The curriculum features a 3-year scope and sequence for 3-year-olds, 4-5-year-olds, Kindergarten, 1st, 2nd and 3rd grades. It also includes parent devotionals, talking points, and an mobile app that allows kids to play games with memory verses, as well as a parent portion with insights on lessons and biblical points. Sunday School is at 9:15 AM.

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Family Ministries Events
FriFridaySepSeptember30th2016 Tween Faith & Fun 09/30/2016 Tween Faith & Formation FUN! September 30 PAINTING WITH A TWIST OF SCRIPTURE Join Carmen Drew, an artist in her own right, and a guest artist for our private oil painting event. You will go home... More
SatSaturdayOctOctober1st2016 Escape Room New 10/01/2016 Senior High Youth will go to Escape Room on Saturday, October 1. Meet at the church at 2:30 or meet there at 2:55 PM. Your Choice of Episodes... TAKEN & ENTRAPMENT. There is space for 17. Sign up... More
SatSaturdayOctOctober1st2016 Pumpkin Pallets New 10/01/2016 If you're looking for an opportunity to serve, we invite you to come out and help the Iron Men place pallets for the Pumpkin Patch! We'll gather at the Ball Street lot at 3:30 PM on Saturday, October... More

Watch for the following opportunities throughout the year:

  • 1st & 2nd Grade Sacraments Camp: First and second graders get to participate in a yearly sacraments camp where we learn about the sacraments of the church: communion and baptism. In the Methodist tradition everyone of any age is always welcome to participate in communion. A special opportunity is provided at the end of the class for children to participate in a celebratory “First Communion” experience.
  • 3rd & 4th Grade Bible Camp: Third graders receive a bible every fall and then 3rd and 4th graders have a special opportunity to attend bible camp. It is a Friday/Saturday night at Glen Lake Church Camp where kids will get to learn about how special the scriptures are and how they are relevant in their lives.
  • 3rd & 4th Grade Bible Class: After returning from Bible Camp, 3rd and 4th graders, get to participate in a get to know your bible class. Our Curriculum spans 8 weeks and is called “Learning to Use your Bible.” There is a parent guide and a student reference book to aid in joint study of scripture as well as personal discovery. The class is open to 4th graders who have not previously attended.
  • Kids in Mission: Every fifth Sunday, children kinder through 3rd grade are invited to join us for a special mission project. After the children’s sermon during the 10:30 AM service, staff and volunteers escort children from the sanctuary to the children’s area to participate.  Tweens  are invited to be Junior Helpers during this time.  
     
Upcoming Events
SunSundayOctOctober23rd2016 Bible Class New 10/23/2016
SatSaturdayOctOctober29th2016 Trunk or Treat New 10/29/2016 Trunk or Treat Saturday, October 29 from 4:30 to 6:00 PM Looking for a great, free event for your whole family? Join us for Trunk or Treat at FUMC Grapevine! Hot dogs, chips and drinks will be... More
Latest News
MonMondaySepSeptember26th2016 Operation Christmas Child Collections New This year during the month of October we are asking all of our families with nursery, children, tweens and youth to bring the items each week that will be packed for Operation Christmas Child at the... More
FriFridayDecDecember20th2013 Sunday School Buddies Needed Helping Hands Ministry - Sunday School Buddies (SS Buddies) We have wonderful news from the Helping Hands Ministry... We need more Volunteers! This means our ministry is growing and touching more and... More
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422 Church Street | Grapevine, TX 76051 | 817-481-2559