Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

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The Longest Night Service

Join Us for the the Longest Night service online. We offer this as a space for reflection and hope. Please have candles and/or advent wreath available during this service.

Blood Drive

Don’t miss your chance to save lives! FMH will host a Blood Drive on January 10 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Connection Point on our west campus. Please join us by making an appointment on the Commit For Life Website. Sponsor code: 5128

Mom and Me Christmas Cookie Baking/Decorating

Join Yolanda Caldwell as she carries on the tradition of baking and decorating cookies for the Christmas holidays. Over the years, Yolanda has delighted hundreds of children (and their parents) with her creative and tasty cookie recipes. Invite your children/grandchildren or friends and neighbor’s children for a fun afternoon of rolling out dough, baking the […]

Movie on the Lawn

Movie will start at sundown. We will be showing Polar Express and inviting people to come in their Christmas pajamas.  

A Virtual Hangout with a Pastor

Say hello… ask a question… introduce yourself! Live Chat with the Pastor after 11:00 a.m. worship on Zoom. This week’s chat is combined! Join Zoom after the Worship to be a part of it. Live Chat with Pastor  After the 11:00 service zoom.us/j/98118400277 Password: chat

Better Together Online Holiday Cookbook

Better Together Online Holiday Cookbook Favorite recipes bring back wonderful memories of years gone by.  As part of our “Better Together” program between First Methodist Houston and Moody Methodist Galveston we are compiling an online recipe cookbook of favorite holiday recipes from both congregations. Click on the link below to share your recipe. We will […]

BIBLE STUDIES

Morning Devotional

Join us every morning at 8:05 a.m. for devotional on Facebook. Monday: Andy Nixon, Senior Pastor Tuesday: Donyale Fraylon, Executive Pastor Wednesday: Ken Coneby, Online Pastor Thursday: Brandi Horton, Source Pastor Friday: Andy Nixon, Senior Pastor

A Christmas Carol Bible Study

A Christmas Carol Bible Study. Around the world, two Christmas stories are most beloved … The first is the sacred birth of Christ, and the second is Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol. This holiday season, bring both into your home with A Christmas Carol Bible Study. This study is video – based with relevant Scriptures […]

WAYS TO SERVE

Stephen Ministry at First Methodist

A Stephen Minister is a dedicated, trained member of the church, commissioned by the First Methodist family to administer confidential, in-depth caring. Someone who will visit with you weekly, listen, offer resources and referrals, pray with and for you, offer Christian love and support. If you or someone you know would benefit from our Stephen […]

Lifeline Hygiene Kits

Lifeline to the Homeless is collecting hygiene kit supplies for our homeless friends. If you are interested in donating, you may purchase online and have items shipped to the West Campus between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.  Send to: First Methodist Houston, 10570 Westpark Dr, Houston, TX, 77042. Check out our Amazon Wish List for specific items […]

Calling for Volunteers

So then, while we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, and especially to those who are of the household of the faith. (Galatians 6:10) Shortly after this pandemic began, volunteers made calls to as many of the congregation as they could reach, speaking words of encouragement and checking on their well-being.  We […]

Home Repair Service Project

We will have our first 2020 home repair project on Saturday, November 21 from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Register on VOMO and submit the required forms to participate. For more information, contact Paula Niz.     Need to know The following forms must be completed to join the home repair team and project: Home […]

SMALL GROUPS

Choosing Hope for the Holidays

Are you a bit unsure about celebrating the holidays this year? You’re not alone. With so many challenges, many people are wondering how to even start thinking about making plans, and many people are afraid to get excited because they might get disappointed. You are invited to join Dr. Ashley Sanford, licensed psychologist, in a […]

Cooking With Chefs

Cooking with the Chefs – Chef Elizabeth Stone of Silverstone Events Easy Tips for Roasting Turkeys – Discussion Juicy Bird with Crispy Skin To Brine or not to Brine Smoking a Turkey Quick and Easy Sides Corn Souffle Cranberry Clementine and Ginger Relish Easy Finishes to a Great Meal Pumpkin Mousse Parfait Pumpkin Pear Cranberry […]

Cooking With Chefs

Cooking with the Chefs- Chef Elizabeth Stone of Silverstone Events Easy Make Ahead Christmas Day Recipes French Toast Casserole– Maple Syrup, Dried Cranberries, Toasted Pecans, Powdered Sugar Christmas Bruch Eggs- Ham, Bacon, and Cheese Strata Eggnog Trifle- Eggnog Soaked Pound Cake, Chocolate Pudding, Strawberries, Whipped Cream To sign up: Contact Rev. Ann Spears – [email protected]

Flu-Fighting, Immune-Boosting Foods

One of the most effective ways to help prevent seasonal illnesses such as the flu is to take good care of yourself all year long. Participants will learn how what you put on your fork is especially important in building a strong foundation for a healthy eating plan and which immune boosting foods to include […]

Healthy Take on Takeout

This presentation will highlight some of Houston’s healthiest places to eat and equip you with strategies to enjoy delicious and nutritious offerings from local restaurants without increasing your waistline! Hosted by Methodist Hospital Please contact Ann Spears at [email protected] to sign-up today.

Smart Snacking

Participants will learn the best strategies for managing between-meal hunger while exploring foods that are “energy-zapping” vs. “energy-giving”. Hosted by Methodist Hospital Please contact Ann Spears at [email protected] to sign-up today.

Thriving Through The Holidays

This seminar teaches strategies for managing this uniquely stressful time of year so that you won’t simply survive the holidays but thrive through the holidays! Participants will receive guidance to establish a navigation plan for the infamous weeks between autumn and the new year that support healthy habits while still enjoying festivities. Hosted by Methodist […]