First United Methodist Church Rusk Texas

Contact us:
Office: 903-683-4675
Fax: 903-683-2231

Rev. Jacob Smith

Administrative Assistant:
Cindy Blanchard

Choir Director:
Jerry Compton

Keyboard Musician:
John C. Williams III

Children's Choir

Judy Faye Garner

Prayer Chain Coordinator:
Barbara Kennedy

Youth Director:
Brett Bowden

Nursery Coordinator:
Nikki Duke

Sound Technician:
David Long

Facilities Director:
Eddie & Anya Breen

For I was hungry and you gave me food......
Matthew 25:35

Thanks for your continued support of The Good Samaritan.

Nov 23rd - Refried Beans
Nov 30th - Canned greens (Spinach or Turnip)
December 7th - Canned Soup
December 14th - Bath Soap
December 21st - Mixed Vegetables
December 28th - Canned Blackeyed Peas

M&M's Practice
Tuesdays at 4:15pm!

6:00 am Thursday mornings

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And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased......Hebrews 13:16

Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Rusk, Texas!

We pray that you sense the presence of God's Spirit among us and that your worship experience here draws you closer to Him. Come share your faith and fellowship with us. You're always welcome here at First Methodist Rusk!

For over 100 years, we have proudly shared Christ's love with our community. We invite you to visit and be a part of our growing congregation!

So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us
work for the good of all....Galatians 6:10

From our Bell Choir to our Lay Ministry to our Youth & Children's Programs to service in local care facilities, we welcome you to get involved and be a part of our ministry serving our members and community. The blessings you receive through service are immeasurable!

Let each of you look not to your own interests, but to the interests of others.....Philippians 2:4

O give thanks to the LORD, for He is good; For His loving
kindness is everlasting
..... 1 Chronicles 16:34

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“Exploring the changes to the Christmas season throughout the ages”
Mondays 10:00 am and 6:00 pm in the pastor’s office
December 1st - Songs of the Season
     From Charles Wesley to Mariah Carey
December 8th - Santa Claus
     From St. Nicholas to Miracle on 34th Street
December 15th - The Christmas Story
     From Luke to Charlie Brown

The Ladies are taking a trip and you’re invited!

The Gathering would like to extend an invitation to all ladies of our church to join us for a day at the George W. Bush Library on Thursday, December 4th. In addition to the permanent exhibits, there will be holiday decorations and a special exhibit called “All Creatures Great and Small”. For more information, contact Barbara, Bonnie, Judy Faye, Leslie, La Retta or Sissy.

Come join the fun on family movie night as we watch "The Polar Express"! There will be refreshments and a special visit from Santa! Kids...wear your PJ's and parents...don't forget your camera!

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May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face.
May the rain fall soft upon your field;
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.

Come Grow With Us

First United Methodist Church
255 S. Henderson St.
P O Box 99
Rusk, TX 75785

Do you have prayer concerns or requests?
Call or send us an email or send
your request on our
On-Line Prayer Request!

Meet & Greet - 9:45 a.m.
Sunday School - 10:00 a.m.
    *Visit our Classes
Sunday Worship - 11:00 a.m.

Methodist Youth Fellowship
Sundays at 12:00 pm

A full service church nursery is available during the hour of worship for children, infants through age 4. For assistance, inquire with any usher in the sanctuary.

Live Radio Broadcast
Sunday mornings 11:00 a.m.
KWRW 97.7 FM &
KTLU 1580 AM

**Mark Your Calendars....

Our November Calendar is


Nov 30th - 5:30pm - SPECIAL CHOIR PRACTICE


November 23rd
6:30 pm

Time to reserve your Poinsettias in honor or memory of loved ones and friends. We will only have 36 cream colored poinsettias this year and time is short. Order forms are available in the foyer, sanctuary and office. $8.00 per plant.

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday at 9:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. Anyone interested in coming to this free exercise opportunity is welcome.

May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you....
1 Thessalonians 3:12

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