Following Christ, Nurturing Community, Seeking a Just PeaceJoin Us Sundays | Worship 9:15 | Fellowship 10:45 | Sunday School 11:15
First Mennonite Church of Champaign-Urbana is an inclusive congregation trying to follow Jesus by loving God and all our neighbors, caring for one another, and joining the struggle for justice and peace. You are invited to come walk with us!
First Mennonite Church Retreat
August 31 – September 2
Menno Haven Camp (Tiskilwa, IL)
All ages are invited to Join us for a weekend of renewal, fun and fellowship!
Our theme is “Spirit, re-create us” and Hillary Watson will be our speaker.
Hillary is a writer, poet, and pastor, and dynamic speaker.
Registration forms are available online or at the church.
Early registration ends on July 29 (discount given)
Late registration ends August 12.
5th Sunday schedule
July 29 Sunday schedule:
8:30 am – Joint breakfast and Sunday school at Boys & Girls Club (201 E Park St., C). This is a time to build relationships with our friends at Bethel AME, Salem Baptist, Church of the Brethren, and New Covenant Fellowship.
9:30 am – Fingerfood potluck brunch and fellowship at First Mennonite for those not attending at Boys & Girls Club.
10:45 am – Worship at First Mennonite Church (no Sunday school at FMC).
Summer Sunday School
Justice in the New Testament
The Adult Bible Study (MennoMedia) summer curriculum explores justice and mercy through key passages in the Gospels and Epistles. Each week features a close look at a particular Scripture passage or story, addressing central New Testament themes like the kingdom of God, forgiveness, sabbath, discipleship, transformation, and the practice of justice.
Read details about all our Summer Sunday school offerings at: 2018 Summer Sunday School.
FMC 2018 Priorities
Be formed inwardly by God’s grace and hope.
Grow a church culture that invites God’s diversity.
Work for racial justice within ourselves, our congregation, and our community.
Read full details about our 2018 priorities and questions
Search our book collection on the librarything website. The “tag” tells where the book is located in our library, near the sanctuary entrance. Kids’ books are downstairs.
7/19 – Early morning Bible study (7a) & Summer fellowship at Harvest Market(9:30a)
7/22 – Open house for Nisly-Nagele/Ross at FMC (2p)
7/29 – 5th Sunday schedule (worship begins at 10:45a)
Check our event calendar for more details.