Past Events

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All-Church Birthday Party

Come and party like it’s your birthday! Because…it is! We will celebrate everyone’s birthday on January 25! Come and sit at your birth-month table and find out who else shares your “sign” or maybe even birthdate! Bring your friends and neighbors – this party is open to all and it is a warmhearted fun time […]

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Advent Devotional Booklet by Franconians – for all!

It’s Advent and some of our folks put pen to paper and provided reflections for our Advent Devotional booklet for this season. Paper copies are available at FUMC in the sanctuary. Here’s the pdf – feel free to share with anyone who would enjoy it:  FUMC 2014 Advent Devotional Booklet.

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A Night in Bethlehem

A free family event!  Come and explore the busy marketplace of first century Bethlehem at your own pace between 5:30 and 7:30 PM on Sat., Dec. 20: – join the natives to be counted on the census at the city gates! – explore the market place – enjoy crafts – woodworking, leather, etc – enjoy […]

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Christmas Concert

Join us to celebrate the Advent and Christmas Season! Music provided by the Franconia voice choirs and the hand bells. Refreshments will follow in Cokesbury Hall. Free. Come and join us!

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Advent Wreath-Making & Christmas Workshop

Parents – bring your children to make a family Advent wreath and other seasonal crafts. Take home your very own Advent wreath to celebrate the season. For more information please contact Alison Plessinger.

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2nd Annual FREE Turkey Dinner

Our annual free turkey dinner returns! Join us for “pre-Thanksgiving” with all the trimmings! For many, Thanksgiving is a meal with family, friends, and loved ones. We enjoyed greeting friends and neighbors from the greater Franconia community at last year’s dinner, so we’re doing it again this year. Please come and bring a friend! The […]

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Holiday Food Basket Collections!

We are now collecting food for 10 Koinonia Food Baskets (5 for Thanksgiving and 5 for Christmas.)   Any donation you make will be greatly appreciated as without help from you, a family in your community might not be able to enjoy that special holiday meal. A list of the food needed is below and sign-up sheets […]

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New Parenting Study Set for Sundays Starting Sept. 21, 9:45 AM!

Who you are matters more than what you do! When your kids are all grown up…how will they remember you? Join us on Sunday mornings for a 6 week video session by Drs. Les & Leslie Parrott: Parenting the Early Years  – 10 Biblical Traits Your Kids Will Remember You For! Bring the kids for […]

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Annual Fall Festival Open to All

Wear a fun costume and join us for a time of games, prizes, crafts, and snacks. This community event is open to all (although geared towards the younger elementary and preschool children).