First United Methodist Church of Gadsden

Changing Lives By
Sharing Christ, Making Disciples, Serving People and Giving Hope

Watch for Upcoming Events!

Gift to Gadsden

Monday through Thursday, July 23-26
Classes for the Community
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Good Hair Day 2018

Gadsden First United Methodist Church is pleased to welcome

Sam Hayes, Senior Pastor

Sam Hayes

Pictured Above: Sam Hayes, Michael and Allison, Front Row:  Tammy, Emily Kate, Cheyanne


Andy Yarnell, Associate Pastor/Youth Director

Andy and Jennifer Yarnell, Afton

Pictured:  Andy, Jennifer and Afton Yarnell

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                                Changing Lives by

Sharing Christ, Making Disciples, Serving People and Giving Hope

Thursday Worship:

5:30 PM, Sancutary


8:45 AM:  "Celebration" Worship, Contemporary Style Worship --Gym.

10:00 AM: Sunday School and Small Groups- Education Building

10:55 AM:  "Traditions", Traditional Worship --Sanctuary

Wonderful Wednesday Dinner and Small Groups
will resume on Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Nursery available on Sunday mornings.


Dates to Remember
  • Wednesday, June 27, 5:30 pm, Summer Fun Night for Kids, Summer Blast at the church, Prepare to get wet! Bring a Beach towel!  Supper will be served!
  • Thursday, June 18, Youth trip to the Ocoee, Must be 12 years of age or older.  Contact Carmen or Helene if you are interested in going.
  • Sunday, July 1, Welcome Pastor Sam Hayes and his wife Tammy & Associate Pastor, Andy Yarnell and his wife, Jennifer.  There will be a reception in the Chestnut Street Lobby at 10 am.
  • Wednesday, July 11, 5:30 pm, Children up through those who have completed 5th Grade, Summer Fun Nights for Kids, Read with Pastor Sam Hayes in the Johnson Family Children's Library, followed by dinner, activities and games!   Youth meet at Jack's at Noccalula Falls, 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm--Bring $ for food.
  • Tuesday, July 17, 3:00 pm, Party for Exceptional Persons, Gathering Room
  • Wednesday, July 18, Children up through those who have completed 5th Grade--Summer Fun Nights for Kids, Meet at the Factory at 6 pm.  Youth and their parents meet at the church 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm with Associate Pastor/Youth Director to discuss activities for the year and ways to get plugged into the church.  Pizza, games and a devotional.
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