Don't miss these upcoming events. Please contact us if you have any questions or need additional information. Additional events may be found on our calendar page.

Diabetes Prevention Class led by Karen Finnigan 

Begins August 29th  
6:00 p.m.   
No cost for the class

Reflect Women's Group   

Begins again on Sept 5th at 6:45 p.m.  We will be studying The Gospel of Mark by Lisa Harper. Childfishfrycare available at no cost.

For more information contact Jen Roberts or Kelsey Maddox.

September Special Sunday

Youth led worship  
September 17th  
9:45 a.m.

Fish Fry

Don't miss a chance to eat great fried fish. It has even been called the best fish fry in town.  Friendly service, made to order. 

September 22
4:30-7:30  p.m.  
Cost is $10 adults   
$5 children   
5 and under is free

Annual Fall Picnic at Smith Family Farms   

smithOctober 15
6-8 p.m.

Church will provide meat, please bring your favorite side dish to share. Hay ride and barn open. Pumpkins available for purchase. No charge for this event.

Inside Trick or Treat

Inside Trick or Treat is October 31st from 6-8 p.m. Very kid-friendly atmosphere and free refreshments along with trick or treating in rooms along the way!

We need volunteer drivers to pick up students after school (around 3:20) from Maple Ridge or East Elementary and bring them to where our after school program is held.

Commitment is for a semester, choosing 1 day a week (M-Th) that you can consistently drive for us.

Without drivers, these students will not be able to attend the program and may miss out on a chance to hear about the love and hope Christ has for them.


  • Warm smile and welcoming spirit!
  • Available from 3-4pm on the day of your choice
  • Valid driver's license
  • Volunteer orientation (1time per year)
  • Vehicle you can safely transport children in

Interested/awesome people contact Katie Torrence at (765) 623-6191.

First United Methodist Church is sponsoring a Blood Drive on Monday, September 18. Give Blood. Help Save Lives.

First United Methodist Church
225 West State Street, Pendleton, IN

Monday, September 18, 2017
1:30 - 6:30 p.m.

Schedule An Appointment
Please call 1-800-Red Cross or visit redcrossblood.org, sponsor code PENFUMC to schedule your blood donation appointment.

Free Haircut
Doante blood or platelets from September 1 through September 30 and receive a coupn by email for a free haircut at particpating Sport Clips Haircuts.