Worship Schedule

    5:30 p.m. - Casual Worship in our Parlor
    9:15 a.m. - Arise! Worship & Nursery Care,
                       Adult Sunday School
  11:00 a.m. - Traditional Worship & Sunday School

Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

               Church Conference November 30 Renovation Proposal Click Here


Advent Services


“Though the fig tree doesn’t bloom, and there’s no produce on the vine… I will rejoice in the God of my deliverance.” - Habakkuk 3:17-18

Our journey through Advent and Christmas joins Bible passages that reflects the world into which God came in human flesh. Like our own time, this world seemed unlikely, even a hostile place for this fragile incarnation of peace and hope. This season we will proclaim the entrance “into this world” again of the light for which we still so desperately yearn. Then, what are we called to bring into this world?

Sunday December 14  
  Sermon: Called for Good Reason
  Scripture:  Isaiah 42:1-9
  Theme: Claiming God's new world
Sunday December 14 Feast of Carols, 4 PM
  A festival of Choral songs and congregational singing celebrating the birth of Christ. A free-will offering will support children and youth in the summer Choir camp
December 21
  Sermon: Spirit Born
  Scripture: Matthew 1:18-25 
  Theme: Creating a nurturing world
December 24
  Christmas Pageant 7PM
  The ‘Twases of Christmas: The Children live the Christmas story through drama and song. 
  Candlelight Service, 10pm
  Sermon: Room
  Scripture: Luke 2:1-14
  Theme: Room in this world for the Realm of God
Sunday December 28  
  Sermon: Another Route
  Scripture: Matthew 2:1-12
  Theme:Re-routing paths for peace


 Our New Wave Plan being made concrete

A plan has been in the works to renew our church building, to accommodate our New Wave plan for worship, outreach spiritual growth, and fellowship.

To see the New Wave plan click here

We’ve got an architect refining our plan and need to know how much we can successfully complete. So, we had a feasibility study.

The study was completed and formally presented to an all-church gathering on Wednesday, September 3. About 40 were in attendance.

In summary, our consultant conservatively estimated that the congregation is able to support a capital fund program of $650,000-850,000. Add to that, the proceeds of property sales estimated at $1.3 million; so he believes the congregation could sustain a project of $1.95 million to $2.15 million over three years. He believes that the congregation should undertake a renovation; but cautions that it should not start until the properties are sold.

Get the complete report click here
Watch the video part 1 click here
Watch the video part 2 click here
Read the meeting notes click here
Look at the Current building drawings, click here

First United Methodist Church
320 W. Seventh St., Royal Oak, MI 48067 USA
Telephone: (248) 541-4100
Fax: (248) 541-0192
E-mail: office@rofum.org

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