Jesus tells us in Matthew 20:18 that when we intentionally gather in small groups He shows up and works among us in ways that can only happen in a small group setting. Every opportunity listed below is an invitation for you to encounter Jesus with others. Join the experience!
If you need more information on any opportunity listed, contact us. 636-937-6205 or
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Room 107

WHEN: Mondays in March at 6pm

WHERE: In Room 107, lower level of the Education Building

WHAT: Bringing mental illness out of the darkness and into the Light of Jesus Christ.

Theology on Tap

WHEN: Wednesdays, March 4 - April 8, 7pm

WHERE: Rumors on Ice, 101 Mississippi Ave., Crystal City, MO

WHAT: Enjoy libations and conversation about life and faith with Pastor Tish.

Sunday Morning Study

WHEN: Every Sunday at 9:15am

WHERE: In the Church Parlor

WHAT: This is an ongoing study based on the International Bible Study curriculum.

WHO: Open to all. Led by Anne Wells.

Wednesday Morning Study

WHEN: Wednesdays, 10:00am

WHERE: The Church Library

WHO: Open to all. Led by John Bocher

Kids United

WHEN: Every Sunday at 9:15am

WHERE: Kids begin in worship and then follow Mrs. Samantha and helper to our newly remodeled kids classroom #206.

WHAT: This is an ongoing kids ministry presenting the good news of Jesus Christ in a fun and relatable way for our children.

WHO: Open to K-6th graders. Led by Samantha Cathcart and a helper.


Chancel Choir

Rehearsals Wednesdays, 5:30pm – 6:30pm, except August

Sings at 10:45am Worship Service

All are welcome!

Hospitality Team

You can serve as an usher, greeter, or liturgist for weekend worship and other Church hosted events.

Your contact person is Joyce Laiben. Contact the office to get connected! 

First United Methodist Church - Festus/Crystal City

113 Grand Avenue, Festus, Missouri 63028

636.937.6205  ~  Rev. Tish Green