Upcoming Events

Stay in the loop with what is happening at Marysville First UMC. Below are our upcoming special activities and events. 


Some of our events have register, click here to register

New Service Times starting 9/8

Worship Assessment Update from your Leadership Team:

After long discussions following the polls presented the last few weeks, the Leadership Team voted to move forward after Labor Day Weekend to start a new worship schedule to fit the opinions expressed in the midst of our simultaneous worship service experiment. New worship times to begin on Sunday, Sept. 8: 

9:00 am Traditional; 10:30 am Contemporary. Please refer to the additional insert for information regarding children’s programming and adult Sunday School


Questions related to the decision may be directed to any member of the Leader-ship Team. Specifically, our Chair and Vice-Chair’s contact information is listed here: 

Dick McConnell - Chair (937)309-4460

Ellen Traucht – Vice-Chair (937) 243-0230

Your Leadership Team

Class of 2019: Bill DeLong, Carrie Bremer, Don Bailey

Class of 2020: Ellen Traucht, Dick McConnell, Chris Runyan, Carol Chandler

Class of 2021: Nathan Stackhouse, Nathan Young, Kara George, Dave Speicher

Kick [Children's Ministry] News

We are in the summer session of Sunday School. All children ages 3 years old through 4th grade will meet in the Upper Room at 9am. Children’s Church will meet at 10:30am. 


We are postponing our Back to School kick off to Sunday, September 8th. More details to come. 


Wednesday, Aug. 21st-Splash Pad Fun- A time of fun, games and play at the Pavilion at 10am for all Preschool and Pre-K children. Questions contact Lisa at lisa@marysvillefumc.org.


>> Find out more about KICK here! 

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Emmaus UPCOMING Walks

Upcoming walks are scheduled, please prayerfully consider sponsoring a pilgrim. 


Women’s Walk #127

November 14-17, 2019


Women's Walk #128

February 13-16, 2020


Men's Walk #74

April 16-19, 2020


Women's Walk #129

October 15-18, 2020


>> MORE ABOUT EMMAUS RETREATS CAN BE FOUND HERE


Methodist Creative Preschool

Currently, Methodist Creative Preschool has openings for the upcoming 2019-2020 school year in our 3-year old preschool classes and our 4-year old pre-kindergarten classes. If you, or anyone you know are looking for a preschool/pre-kindergarten program, please feel free to contact Shelley at 937.642.2103 or preschool@marysvillefumc.org for more information. Please pray that God will continue to send the children He wants us to minister to next year. 

equip Team Updates


 “Small Group/Life Group Formation” September 8, 15, 22, 29-Courtyard

 “Life in the Spirit Seminar” October 4th-6th, Friday 6-9pm, Sat 9am-9pm, Sun during services.

 “THE Academy”-Sunday Nights October 13 and 20, 6:00-8:00


Join a mid-week study….. 

 “Men’s Bible Study Group”-Join Pastor Nathan for this early morning group on Wednesday  7-8am Room: Courtyard

 “Attributes of God”-Join Pastor Peggy and the Zany Sistahs Bible Study Beginning August 28th – Wednesday evenings 6:30-7:30 Prayer Room

 “Overview Study of Paul’s Letter’s”- Join Pastor Peggy and the Faith Sisters Beginning August 21st- Wednesday mornings 9:15-10:15 Room 220

 “Book of Ephesians”-Join the Golden Girls Wednesday mornings 10-11am Room: Mills Lounge


If you would like to join an existing small group or life group, please contact Pastor Peggy! 

Further information: Pastor Peggy Hoy - peggy@marysvillefumc.org

Blood Drive Red Cross

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

11:00am to 4:30pm


Schedule an appointment by calling 1-800-RED CROSS

or visit RedCrossBlood.org

Sponsor Code: FirstUMCMarys


Special Offer - Come and donated blood or platelets from Sept 1-30, 2019 and receive a coupon by email for a free haircut at participating Sport Clips Haircuts locations.

LIFE IN THE SPIRIT SEMINAR - OCT 4-6

Take time to invest a few hours in developing your “Marks of a Christian.” Sound familiar? Pastor Bill encouraged each one of us to have an “inward testimony” and love for God which results in an outward expression of love for others, even our enemies. 

How do we do this? Who leads us? Where do we turn when confused or need questions answered? The Holy Spirit is our inner voice and guide whom God sent after Jesus ascended to Heaven. This one evening/one day seminar offers practical information about a relationship with the Holy Spirit and personal sharing by women and men who call on the Holy Spirit for direction in their life. Please make a commitment to join others in your church family to make the Holy Spirit the guiding influence in you life. 


>> Registration here!

News from the Leadership Team

Church family, last month we installed key card access locks to the church and we want to give everyone a notice that starting Monday, July 15th during the hours of 9am-2pm Monday through Friday the church office doors at the Court Street entrance will be the only entry point into the church, all other doors will be locked. After 2pm, the Burnside Entrance door will unlock so the congregation has access to the church for meetings after church office hours. This change will control the flow of people coming into the church during church office hours, so the office staff is aware of individuals in the building and can provide assistance if someone is lost or needs help.

Special Church Conference

SPECIAL CHURCH CONFERENCE was held on Thursday, May 2 regarding how apportionments to our District and West Ohio Conference will be administered. Listed is the outcome of the conference: 


Funds held in Escrow - Money held in escrow for apportionments will remain under the conditions of the December 2017 decision. If there is not a guilty verdict by January 1, 2020, the funds will revert to FUMC to be used as the Leadership Team deems most appropriate. 


Current Apportionments - Marysville FUMC will return to paying apportionments effective immediately, contingent upon the church’s financial ability to fund these payments. 

Please direct any questions you may have to your Leadership Team. 


Class of 2019: Bill DeLong, Carrie Bremer, Don Bailey

Class of 2020: Carol Chandler, Ellen Traucht, Dick McConnell, Chris Runyan

Class of 2021: Nathan Young, Kara George, Dave Speicher, Nathan Stackhouse