Birthday Party for Jesus

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Join us in Bain Hall, on Saturday, December 7th, from 10AM to noon for our annual Birthday Party for Jesus! Infants through K4 are invited to kick up their heels and tip their hats as they celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, birthday-party style! We’ll have crafts, games, the Christmas Story, pony rides (!) and more! For details, call Ms. Billie at 318.424.7771, or email bate@fumcshreveport.org. See you there!

Men & Women’s Fall Banquet

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Join us at 6PM on Tuesday, November 12 in Bain Hall for our annual Men and Women’s Fall Banquet. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Rodney Wood.  Dr. Wood has been a pastor for over 40 years.  His ministry has led him to serve churches in England and Ethiopia; and to teach in seminaries in the Ukraine, Uganda and Peru. In the words of John Wesley, the world is his parish. He also leads a weekly Bible study and prayer for the Louisiana legislature. [Read more…]

Nathan J. Laube Organ Recital

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The music ministry will present Concert Organist, Nathan Laube on the Great Moller Pipe Organ, Sunday, November 10th at 4PM in the Sanctuary of First United Methodist Church, Shreveport.  The Concert is free and Open to the public. [Read more…]

Military Family Support Group

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The First Shreveport Prayer Ministry, along with Samaritan Counseling Center, is sponsoring a support group for military families. This is a time for fellowship, at time to learn coping skills with deployment issues, metal health issues, transitional stressors, financial strains and other stressors that directly pertain to troops and their families. We hope to share experiences and build a community for living a healthy life.

TUESDAY EVENINGS, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.
E & A Building, Room 317
Facilitator: Clint Davis M. A. MFT, C.I.
Army Veteran and Ordained Minister
To register, call 318.221.6121

This is a free service. Nursery is available on request by calling the First Shreveport church office at 318.424.7771.

Pray for the Cure for Cancer, November 1st & 2nd.

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We believe in the power of prayer!  Join us in praying for the cure for cancer, November 1st and 2nd.  Friday evening we will gather in the sanctuary for music, prayer and Holy Communion with a focus on healing.  Saturday we invite you to bring your children and experience prayer through the work of your hands.  A FREE picnic lunch will provide an opportunity to give thanks to God for all of our blessings and to celebrate the survival of those who have and are winning the fight against cancer.

Friday, November 1st

5:30 – 6:30 PM
Taizé healing prayer service – main sanctuary, followed by Holy Communion

6:30 – 8:00 PM
Labyrith Walk – multimedia room

Saturday, November 2nd

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

ThankFest

  • Free picnic lunch
  • Inflatables, games & fun for all ages
  • Thanksgiving through crafts, jewelry-making and more!

Pray for the Cure

  • Prayer stations for adults and children
  • Prayer through the Arts and Music
  • Labyrinth Walk (multimedia room)