Nov 26, 2017

United Methodist Student Day Special Offering

Together, we educate students so they can make a difference in the world. Across the country, the people of The United Methodist Church are serving the people God loves in Jesus’ name. We’re doing it at home, but so often we’d like to do more. We want to serve those in other places who are suffering. We want to offer spiritual words of hope and life. And we want to be well-equipped to do both! But the reality for most…
Nov 30, 2017

2017 All Church Survey

Once a year, we intentionally check in with every person connected with First UMC El Dorado. You are an integral part of the community and we need your help. Will you please take a few minutes to complete this all church survey about your spiritual practices, involvement and connection with the church? We will collect data through November and results will be available in the church office. Part of this year’s survey will be an individual assessment tool; you will…
Nov 30, 2017

The Good Neighbor Experiment Lab

Love your neighbor is a simple guide to living from Jesus, yet sometimes we struggle to live this way in our actual lives. In this practical lab experience, you will be introduced to the 7 ingredients of neighboring – key ideas and practices that may begin to shift your thinking about what it means to be a good neighbor. The Good Neighbor Experiment Lab will meet on the following Thursday evenings at 6:30 p.m. Click here to RSVP November 2…
Dec 2, 2017

2017 Blessed Sole 5K

You are invited to walk or run 3.1 miles in this new event to raise awareness of our neighbors and raise funds to help us accomplish our mission to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. // Sign up online or pick up a paper registration form from the church office.
Dec 3, 2017

2017 All Church Conference

You are invited to our all church conference to review our accomplishments in 2017, consider care for our members and assets, and vote on our 2018 goals, leadership teams and budget. Our district superintendent, the Rev. Mitch Reece, will guide us along with other churches from Butler County through this important work in the life of the church. Click here to download PDF of 2017 All Church Conference – 11-16 Draft Click here to download PDF of 2017 All Church…
Dec 16, 2017

Free Community Dinner

On the third Saturday of each month our Missions team provides a free dinner to the community at 5:30 pm. If you would like to bring a dish or volunteer please contact Trish Menadue at or the church office at 321-6220.
Dec 17, 2017

Chancel Choir Christmas Cantata – “One Small Child”

God touched our world – literally and figuratively. God came into our world with no pomp or pretense but as a simple Child. God came as the prophets foretold. We ourselves wait for things today. When will God answer our prayers? When will God make good God’s promise? How long must we wait? The Christmas season brings with it such a joyful anticipation of things to come. In a still, small voice of God’s Holy Spirit comes His promise –…
Dec 24, 2017

Fourth Sunday of Advent Worship

On Sunday, December 24, we will worship with our Contemporary music team with special music by our Traditional music team at 10 a.m. to celebrate the Fourth Sunday of Advent.
Dec 24, 2017

Candlelight Christmas Eve 2017

On Sunday, December 24, we will worship with our Traditional music team with special music by our Contemporary music team at 7 p.m. to celebrate Candlelight Christmas Eve.
Jan 1, 2018

College Scholarship – Application Deadline

The Memorials Committee at First United Methodist Church in El Dorado, KS distributes grants for college students. An application must be submitted for each semester for which a grant is requested. Grants will be available for up to $400 each semester, will be awarded twice a year, and will be available for eight semesters. Recipients must be a member or the child of a member of First United Methodist Church in El Dorado, KS and enrolled as a full time student.…