News and Announcements Archive

Category: News - Year: 2018

Gently Used Bibles

Published on Nov 14th, 2018

Duplicate copies of Bibles in the church library are being donated. If you have gently used Bibles at home and would like to donate...Read More


Angel Tree Tags

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

FUMC will be participating in Angel tree again this year. All gifts are due back to FUMC by December 2, 2018....Read More


Go Friends Needs

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

Go Friends still needs plastic peanut butter jars (28 oz. with lids) and shoe boxes of any size. Donations may be left at the...Read More


Annual Thanksgiving Dinner

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

The Annual FUMC Thanksgiving Dinner will be Saturday, November 17 beginning at 5 PM in the Social Hall. Meat, drinks, and rolls will be...Read More


Advent Bible Study

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

Please join us for the Advent Bible Study, “Because of Bethlehem” led by Pastor Doug on Wednesday nights during Advent, beginning November 28 at 6:30...Read More


Rice Bowl Challenge

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

Go Friends Families along with FUMC Youth families are participating in " Rice Bowls Challenge Fill a Bowl, Feed a Child". The families will take...Read More


Listening to Our “Better Angels”

Published on Oct 28th, 2018

28 October 2018 ~ Reverend Doctor Conrad Link, District Superintendent, Western Region, Hagerstown/Cumberland District, Guest Speaker ~ Reverend Doug Hoffman,...Read More


Salvation Baskets

Published on Oct 28th, 2018

21 October 2018 ~ Reverend Doug Hoffman, Pastor ~ Exodus 2:1-10 ~ Good things in many forms - not only...Read More


Sunday Transportation provided

Published on Oct 26th, 2018

If anyone needs transportation to and from church on Sundays, please contact Mark Cowles 202.480.1011. The church van will be used to pick...Read More


Pastor Appreciation Sunday

Published on Oct 26th, 2018

Pastor Appreciation luncheon will be this Sunday, October 28, immediately following the second service. A card basket will be available for those wishing to...Read More


All Saints Sunday

Published on Oct 26th, 2018

FUMC will celebrate All Saints Sunday, November 4, at both services. Attendees are encouraged to bring votive candles to light in remembrance of their...Read More


Berkeley Springs Center Christmas Social

Published on Oct 18th, 2018

Berkeley Springs Center Christmas gift items are being collected at the Center for Christmas gift bags for the residents. Gifts can be wrapped or...Read More


Halloween Outreach

Published on Oct 11th, 2018

Trick or Treat Outreach at FUMC will be Wednesday, October 31, 6:00 – 8:00 PM. As we have done for the past several...Read More


Bishop Easterling Holding Listening Sessions

Published on Oct 9th, 2018

Bishop LaTrelle Miller Easterling will be in the Western Region, for both the Cumberland-Hagerstown and Frederick Districts, on November 11 from 3 - 5 pm...Read More


Annual Conference

Published on Sep 27th, 2018

FUMC will again be hosting the Annual Church Conference on October 24. This is the annual reporting on past accomplishments of area Methodist churches...Read More


Go Friends Helpers

Published on Sep 27th, 2018

Go Friends has been furnishing meals for one of our families on Thursdays whose mom is battling cancer. This year she is unable to cook...Read More


Youth Apple Butter Breakfast

Published on Sep 27th, 2018

FUMC Youth Group will be having a breakfast Saturday, October 6, 6:00 AM -9:00 AM in the Social Hall open to the public....Read More


Youth Group Opening Night

Published on Sep 12th, 2018

Youth Group Opening Night September 23, 2018 5:00 – 8:00 PM 6th graders & Up Come out to The Blue, bring a friend, see what we are about! Hamburgers &...Read More


Homecoming Weekend

Published on Aug 15th, 2018

An exciting weekend coming up September 22 & 23 at FUMC. A few of the events planned at both campuses are: Saturday, September 22 --...Read More


Go Friends Planning Time

Published on Aug 1st, 2018

Time again to start our 10th year. What an amazing ministry this has been. I am looking for volunteers, past and new helpers. ...Read More


Church Homecoming

Published on Aug 1st, 2018

FUMC is looking for local crafters and vendors to set up on Saturday, September 22, to kick off our Homecoming weekend. We are planning...Read More


Disciples for Christ Breakfast

Published on Jul 5th, 2018

The Disciples for Christ men's group will be having breakfast Saturday, July 7, 2018, at Potomac River Grill at 8:00 AM. All men of...Read More


Summer Day Camp Reminder

Published on Jul 5th, 2018

A reminder about Day Camp being offered August 6-10, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Monday thru Friday at Camp Harmison. This camp is...Read More


Combined Worship Service

Published on Jul 5th, 2018

We will be having our combined worship service July 29, 2018, at 10:00 AM at The Blue. There will be a potluck lunch to...Read More


Silent Auction

Published on May 27th, 2018

Our Youth Group Silent Auction closes Sunday, June 10 during lunch after the 11:00 service. Pork BBQ, baked potatoes with all the fixins, hot...Read More


Scholarship Applications

Published on May 1st, 2018

Applications for the FUMC/McBee Scholarship are available at the church. Completed applications need to be returned to the church office on or before Sunday, June...Read More


Silent Auction

Published on Apr 19th, 2018

FUMC Youth Group will be having a silent auction Sunday, June 3, in the Social Hall beginning at 8:00 AM. Any items or services...Read More


Harmison Camp Day Camp

Published on Apr 19th, 2018

There will again be Day Camp offered August 6-10, 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM Monday thru Friday at Camp Harmison. This camp is available...Read More


Easter Sunrise Service

Published on Mar 14th, 2018

There will be an Easter Sunrise Service at Camp Harmison, April 1 at 6:30 AM. ...Read More


Good Friday Tenebrae Service

Published on Mar 14th, 2018

Pastor Doug will conduct a Good Friday Tenebrae Service, March 30 at 7:00 PM at Green Street Campus....Read More


Disciples for Christ Breakfast

Published on Mar 14th, 2018

The Disciples for Christ men's group will meet for breakfast on Saturday, April 7 at 8:00 AM at the Potomac River Grill. All men of...Read More


Go Friends Egg Hunt

Published on Feb 20th, 2018

Go Friends will be having an Easter Egg Hunt on Thursday, March 29. WE NEED EGGS FILLED WITH CANDY. Plastic eggs can be purchased...Read More


February 18 worship

Published on Feb 17th, 2018

All worship services and Sunday School will proceed on the regular schedule tomorrow, February 18. If you choose to come, please exercise caution on...Read More


Ash Wednesday Events

Published on Feb 8th, 2018

Tuesday, February 13, Pastor Doug will be burning the old palms from last year along with the inserts from today. Also, there will be...Read More


A Personal Touch

Published on Feb 4th, 2018

4 February 2018 ~ Reverend Doug Hoffman, Pastor ~ Mark 5:21-34 ~ A touch of faith....Read More


Souper Bowl of Caring

Published on Jan 30th, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018 is our Souper Bowl of Caring. Donate nonperishable food items or make a monetary donation to Starting Points with (MTCK)...Read More


Confirmation Class Orientation

Published on Jan 30th, 2018

Pastor Doug is excited to announce his next Confirmation Class, “Young Disciples”. This is an opportunity for youth at our church, grade 8 and...Read More


To Be Known

Published on Jan 28th, 2018

28 January 2018 ~ Reverend Doug Hoffman, Pastor ~ John 4:5-19, 25-29, & 39-42 ~ And to be there!...Read More


55+ Bus Trip

Published on Jan 23rd, 2018

55+ is sponsoring a bus trip to Lancaster, PA to see the play, “Jesus”, on Tuesday, May 22. Cost is $133 for the show...Read More


Lenten Bible Study

Published on Jan 23rd, 2018

Lenten Bible Study--Pastor Doug will be leading the Lenten Bible Study “He Chose the Nails” beginning February 21 at 6:30 PM at Green Street. ...Read More


Souper Bowl of Caring

Published on Jan 23rd, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018 is our Souper Bowl of Caring. Donate nonperishable food items or make a monetary donation to Starting Points with (MTCK)...Read More


BWC Scholarships Available

Published on Jan 18th, 2018

The Baltimore-Washington Conference will once again be offering college scholarships for the Fall 2018 semester. Students can apply January 3 – March 7, 2018...Read More


BWC Leadership Days 2018

Published on Jan 18th, 2018

There will be a leadership workshop March 17, 2018, at Otterbein UMC in Hagerstown, MD 8:30 AM – 3:00 PM. Keynote speaker will...Read More


Category: Announcements - Year: 2018

Angel Tree Tags

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

FUMC will be participating in Angel tree again this year. All gifts are due back to FUMC by December 2, 2018....Read More


Go Friends Needs

Published on Nov 1st, 2018

Go Friends still needs plastic peanut butter jars (28 oz. with lids) and shoe boxes of any size. Donations may be left at the...Read More


Berkeley Springs Center Christmas Social

Published on Oct 18th, 2018

Berkeley Springs Center Christmas gift items are being collected at the Center for Christmas gift bags for the residents. Gifts can be wrapped or...Read More


Bishop Easterling Holding Listening Sessions

Published on Oct 9th, 2018

Bishop LaTrelle Miller Easterling will be in the Western Region, for both the Cumberland-Hagerstown and Frederick Districts, on November 11 from 3 - 5 pm...Read More


Annual Conference

Published on Sep 27th, 2018

FUMC will again be hosting the Annual Church Conference on October 24. This is the annual reporting on past accomplishments of area Methodist churches...Read More


Go Friends Helpers

Published on Sep 27th, 2018

Go Friends has been furnishing meals for one of our families on Thursdays whose mom is battling cancer. This year she is unable to cook...Read More


Homecoming Weekend

Published on Aug 15th, 2018

An exciting weekend coming up September 22 & 23 at FUMC. A few of the events planned at both campuses are: Saturday, September 22 --...Read More


Scholarship Applications

Published on May 1st, 2018

Applications for the FUMC/McBee Scholarship are available at the church. Completed applications need to be returned to the church office on or before Sunday, June...Read More


Souper Bowl of Caring

Published on Jan 30th, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018 is our Souper Bowl of Caring. Donate nonperishable food items or make a monetary donation to Starting Points with (MTCK)...Read More


Souper Bowl of Caring

Published on Jan 23rd, 2018

Sunday, February 4, 2018 is our Souper Bowl of Caring. Donate nonperishable food items or make a monetary donation to Starting Points with (MTCK)...Read More


BWC Scholarships Available

Published on Jan 18th, 2018

The Baltimore-Washington Conference will once again be offering college scholarships for the Fall 2018 semester. Students can apply January 3 – March 7, 2018...Read More