Following Christ, Nurturing Community, Seeking a Just Peace

Join 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!

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

3rd Annual Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

at Krannert Center, Urbana
Sunday, November 18
3 pm

Theme: UNITED in our DIVERSITY!

Please come and join in our fellowship of people living in harmony and celebrating a season of thanks.

Attendees are encouraged to bring non-perishable foods to donate to Eastern Illinois Foodbank.

CPT: Colombia

International Accompaniment

First Mennonite Church
November 7
7 pm

First Mennonite Church hosts a public talk by Marcos Knoblauch of Colombia Christian Peacemaker Teams (CPT).

Learn how the Colombia Peace Agreement has impacted lives. Engage with CPT’s work to transform violence and oppression.
Refreshments will follow the talk. The event is free and all are welcome to attend.

Chrismon Service

FMC Annual Chrismon Service

at First Mennonite Church
December 2
6:30 pm

Come decorate the tree with symbols of Christ’s life while singing hymns and carols and listening to scripture.

The service is for all ages and friends are welcome.

 

 

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

FMC Library

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.

Upcoming Events

11/7 – CPT Colombia event (7p)
11/8 – Early morning Bible study (7a); Thursday morning Bible study (9:30a)
11/10 – Church work day (8a)
11/13 – FMC Retiree Game Day at Combs’ home (1p)

 

Check our event calendar for more details.