Updated: September 17, 2017

1  Numbers  6:24   (Aaron's blessing)





The Cross and Flame is a registered trademark and the use is supervised by the 
General Council on Finance and Administration of The United Methodist Church. 
Permission to use the Cross and Flame must be obtained from the General Council 
on Finance and Administration of The United Methodist Church:

Copyright 2004 - 2017 First United Methodist Church Inc., Wabash, IN 46992


 For transportation to the 10:00 AM service
Call 563-3108 during office hours. 
Let us know if you have a wheelchair.

Office Open Monday through Friday

8:00 AM -  Noon 

 Closed afternoons and holidays



Handicap accessible
Handicap Accessible
       8:00 AM - Worship Service in the Chapel

       9:00 AM - Sunday School for all ages

    10:00 AM - Worship Service in the Sanctuary

    10:15 AM - Children's Church Activities

    Coffee and Fellowship Follow the Worship Service.

 Quality child care 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM


First United Methodist Church
110 N. Cass Street
Wabash, IN 46992

Phone: (260) 563-3108

Contact Us  
Sunday School and Worship Times

"The Lord bless you and keep you;

The Lord make his face shine upon you and be gracious to you;

The Lord turn his face toward you and give you peace." 1
​This is the day the Lord has made. REJOICE!
16th week in Pentecost

Employing All for the Kingdom
Senior Pastor Kurt Freeman

Matthew 20:1-16
​Get Sermon App for
Mobile Devices.

When you get the app, type in  "First United Methodist Church, Kurt Freeman", and subscribe with the plus + button.
Love. Lead. Teach. Transform.
September 24, 2017

Message


Scripture






​[The farmer] asked them, 'Why have you been standing here all day long doing nothing?' 'Because no one has hired us,' they answered. "He said to them, 'You also go and work in my vineyard.' [Jesus is speaking] "When evening came, the owner of the vineyard said to his foreman,'Call the workers and pay them their wages, beginning wit the last ones hired and going on the first.'

"The workers who were hired about the eleventh hour came and each received a denarius. So when those came who were hired first, the expected to receive more. But each of them also received a denarius. When they received it, they began to grumble against the landowner. 'These men who were hired last worked only one hour,' they said, 'and you have made them equal to us who have born the burden of the work and the heat of the day.'

But he answered one of them,' Friend, I am not being unfair to you. Didn't you agree to work for a denarius? Take your pay and go. I want to give the man who was hired last the same as I gave you. Don't I have the right to do what I want with my own money" or are you envious because I am generous?'

"So the last will be first, and the first will be last."

Matthew 20:6b-16 NIV
















WEEKLY CALENDAR

​Sunday (September 17)

Lifetouch sign-up will be available
9am-Bible study with Pastor Kurt
5:30pm-7:30pm-Youth @ FUMC. Craft night with Hope Rider

Monday (September 18)

9am-Worship board meeting
6pm-Outreach board meeting
7pm-Boy Scouts

Tuesday (September 19)

12noon-6pm-Red Cross blood drive (MAC)
12:30pm-Christian book club @ The Fried Egg

Wednesday (September 20)

6:15pm-Kids First board meeting
7:15pm-Choir practice

Thursday (September 21)

6pm-Brianna’s Hope

Sunday (September 24)

FINAL Lifetouch sign-up
9am-Bible study with Pastor Kurt
Remember your loose change to place into the Red Jar!
5:30pm-7:30pm-Youth @ Lafontaine UMC


** See Facebook/Website/Newsletter for monthly announcements





Because You Gave: External
    Food Resource Guide
                   for
        Wabash County
Good news! 

The online scheduling site for your upcoming Lifetouch photography event is set up and ready for your use so your families can schedule their own appointments for photography at any time.

The online scheduling site includes a Member site accessed via a unique link.

Your families will appreciate the convenience of reviewing the schedule and signing up online.

Member Site: 

https://booknow-lifetouch.appointment-plus.com/y3r38458/



palms, cross, crown of thorns