Lenten Lunches at First UMC Washington

Wednesdays, 11:45—12:50 pm

Soup and sandwiches followed with music and a reflection from the preacher of the day.

Feb. 21 Rev. Ross Pryor, pastor of West Washington and  Jefferson Avenue UMCs

Feb. 28 Rev. Debra Mason, pastor of John Wesley UMC

March 7 Rev. Erik Hoeke, pastor of Avery UMC

March 14 Rev. Brad Lauster, District Superintendent, Washington District of UMC

March 21 Rev. Kelley Schanely, pastor of First UMC


2018 Lenten Sermons: “I AM”

Each week we will explore one of the seven “I AM” sayings of Jesus, and consider how each statement of his identity impacts how we ought to live today. Each week will also offer a Lenten Challenge to help us begin to live with a growing awareness of the need for Christ’s presence in our world.

Feb. 18 “I AM the Bread of Life”

Feb. 25 “I AM the Light of the World”

March 4 “I AM the Gate”

March 11 “I AM the Good Shepherd”

March 18 “I AM the Vine”

March 25 “I AM the Way, the Truth, & the Life” (Palm Sunday)

April 1 “I AM the Resurrection and the Life” (Easter)