First United Methodist Church

Red Wing, Minnesota

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We’re happy you’ve taken a moment to visit the website for First United Methodist Church, Red Wing, Minnesota, and we would be glad to meet you, or to welcome your participation in ministries or worship. Whatever you’re seeking, we hope we can help you feel connected and affirmed on your spiritual journey, whether you’re new to this quest, someone recently drawn to faith, or a long-term Christian. We’re trying to stay connected with God and neighbor, to grow spiritually, and to serve others. Maybe that’s your path, too? May God bless and encourage you on the way!  

February Adult Forums at First United Methodist:  

Talking with the Neighbors about...Mercy and Justice

The second month-long adult forum series at First United Methodist Church, 403 East Avenue, Red Wing, Minnesota, will focus on neighbors discussing "Mercy and Justice" in community, state and nation.   This follows a series of four conversations on Climate Change held at the church during January 2017.  

The February schedule will include the following presentations, and is free and open to the public.   

Sunday, February 5, 10:45 a.m.--Faith in Democracy:  How Christians Seek the Common Good.  Alex Horwart, an organizer for the Isaiah Ecumenical Network, representing about 200 participating congregations in Minnesota, will describe efforts to influence social concerns in the areas of race/human rights, immigration, rural economy, infrastructure and environmental issues.  

Sunday, February 12, 10:45 a.m.--(Congregational Meeting Only, No Public Presentation)

Sunday, February 19, 10:45 a.m.--Showing Mercy in Our Communities.  Maureen Nelson, Executive Director, United Way for Goodhue, Wabasha and Pierce Counties.  

Sunday, February 26, 10:45 a.m.--Report from the Joint Religious Legislative Coalition (JRLC)--Day on the Hill.  Ana Ashby, statewide organizer for JRLC.   

For further information, please contact Pastor Clay Oglesbee, 507-251-9283, or at [email protected].  

Winter Study Schedule

  • Children: Sundays 10:40 - 11:40 a.m.
  • Youth (Grades 5-7, 8-12): Wednesdays 6-8:30 p.m.
  • Adult Forums: Sundays 10:45 - 11:45 a.m. (Lay-led)
  • Adult Book Study: Wednesdays 12-1 p.m. (Pastor Pam at First UMC),                                       4-5 p.m.. (Pastor Clay at First UMC)

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