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Feed the World

Feed the World

Dear Friends, One thing that Royal Oak First is passionate about is feeding people. We take very seriously Jesus’ words, “I was hungry and you fed me.” In taking care of the hungry, we know we are taking care of Jesus. Our feeding ministry takes lots of forms at Royal...
What next?

What next?

Dear Friends, What’s next? That is what the disciples were left asking themselves after that first Easter morning and it is what we are still asking some 2,000 years later. We have just finished our journey through Lent and onto Easter. 40 days of looking inward,...
Happy Easter!

Happy Easter!

Dear Friends, Happy Easter and welcome to Royal Oak First United Methodist Church! We are glad you are here! Easter sits at the center of our faith and at the center of our lives. Here at Royal Oak First, Easter is not just a day or a season. For us, Easter is a way...
The Other Parade

The Other Parade

Making Christ’s love real, that’s why Royal Oak First exists. Our purpose is to help people experience real love, build real friendships, and make a real difference. That means that we want everyone who shows up for worship to feel the life-changing, no-holds-barred...
Fred Bowden

Fred Bowden

In 2009 I came to ROFUM in search of a part time custodial position. Little that I knew at that time is that GOD had a full time career awaiting me in ministry. I was born and raised in Detroit, MI. I grew up in a low income household with a high energy of love with...
Holy Week

Holy Week

Dear Friends, We start to turn the corner towards the culmination of this Lenten journey. One week from today is the beginning of Holy Week. This is a week we set aside to bring the dramatic moments of Jesus’ last week, death, and resurrection to life. Here is a...
Laci Marie Basel

Laci Marie Basel

A BLESSING AND A CURSE…my name is laci marie basel…aka…born jim…sep 2, 1947…i have lived the past 15 months as my ‘true self’…a 70 year young transgender woman…i am the happiest i’ve ever been in my entire...

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