Sunday Worship @ 10:30 am

In Person and live streaming on facebook www.facebook.com/brfumc


Events for September 24 - October 3

Friday, September 24     Office Closed

Saturday, September 25

10:00 am   Tailgate Set up

12:00 pm   Ferris Homecoming Parade

12:30 pm   Free Family Tailgate party @ First Church

  3:00 pm  Tailgate Tear Down

Sunday, September 26

10:30 am  Worship  Sermon:  Meet the Neighbors - Lost Things   Pastor Jeremy Wicks

10:30 am  Nursery for Infants - 4 year olds

10:45 am  Children's Sunday School  4 1/2 year olds - 4th graders

Monday, September 27     Office Closed

Tuesday, September 28

7:00 pm   Church Council

Wednesday, September 29

3:00 pm  Staff Meeting

7:00 pm  Chancel Choir Rehearsal

Thursday, September 30

Friday, October 1    Office Closed

Saturday, October 1


   9:00 am  Justice Committee

10:30 am   Worship  Sermon:  Meet the Neighbors - Eat with Sinners      Pastor Jeremy Wicks

10:30 am   Nursery for Infants - 4 year Olds

10:45 am   Children's Sunday School - 4 1/2 year olds - 4th graders

  2:00 pm   CROP Hunger Walk






Contact Us

First United Methodist Church of Big Rapids

304 Elm St.
Big Rapids, Michigan 49307
Phone 231-796-7771
Fax 231-796-0757


  • Free Family Tailgate Party

    This Saturday from 12:30 - 3:00 pm at First Church

    Come play some great games and enjoy some game-day grub!



  • CROP Walk

    CROP WALK is on Sunday, October 3.  First Church will be a resting stop where walkers can pick up water and use the restrooms.  If you would like to volunteer please contact Rachael Kelly (517) 435-9308.

  • Stuff a Police Vehicle Food Collection for Manna Pantry


    Food Collection for:  Manna Pantry

    October 9, 2021  9:00 am - 12:00 pm @ Meijer/WalMart/Aldi in BIg Rapids

    Join with local law enforcement and members of our community, as we make a difference by collecting non-perishable food items for distribution by Manna Pantry of Big Rapids.  This event is part of the National Faith & Blue Weekend (October 8-10, 2021), which is a collaborative effort to build bridges within communities across the country.  Learn more @ www.faithandblue.org.


  • Blessing of the Badges

    Blessing of the Badges will be held during Worship on Sunday, October 10.

  • Special Offering Sunday

    Sunday, October 3 is a Special Offering Sunday for World Communion.

  • Mission Moment/Hunger Pot

    A Mission Moment/Hunger pot will be held on Sunday, October 10 for CROP WALK.

  • Free Community Meals

    No Community Meals are being served at this time.

    More information will be forthcoming.

  • Trunk-or-Treat Candy Collection

    Trunk-or-Treat is right around the corner, and we are going to be collecting candy donations.  Please donate individually wrapped candy. We will be collecting candy in a large orange tub located in front of the church office until Sunday, October 24.  Thank you!

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  September 2021  
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