Welcome to First UMC in Decatur, TX

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Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world!


March 2020: Emergency Management Plan - Our Emergency Management Plan Our leadership and pastors take our safety seriously.  We have written procedures and plans for evaluation in the event of fire; and how to deal with aggressive behavior, medical emergencies, and environmental emergencies.  We have also listed any emergency numbers needed in the event of an emergency.  In addition, they will be listed on our website for your review. We have prepared these instructions for each room across our campus.  Please make yourself familiar of the location of these procedures.  In addition, we have two Medical Defibrillators , located on the second… Read More
February 2020: Exploring Membership - Exploring Membership When Kelly and I went looking for a new church, we visited some churches in our neighborhood, some in our city, and some in the nearby city.  We were looking for a place to belong, a place that felt like home. It was difficult to get up Sunday after Sunday and attend a new church, hoping to find a place where many of our boxes would be checked.  And when we found the place we eventually called home, we had to return more than once or even twice to see any fruit from… Read More


Vacation Bible School - Vacation Bible School Mark your calendars! Sunday, June 14 - Wednesday, June 17 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm Ages: 3 years - 5th Grade This summer, VBS will invite children… Read More
Scholarship Applications - Scholarship Applications for the 20/21 School Year Applications are available in the church office or can be emailed to you. Completed applications are due back to the church office no… Read More
Reconnect Resumes - Resumes January 22 with two offerings: The Bible and Human Sexuality What does the Bible say about human sexuality?  Join us for four weeks as we take an in-depth look… Read More


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