Along the Journey

More information coming soon on upcoming events!


Current Sermon Series: Loving Our Kids Like Wesley
July – August, 2018
Chris Ritter’s book, 7 Things John Wesley Expected Every Methodist Preacher to Do for Kids


Parenting Class: Wednesdays 6:30 – 8 p.m.
As part of our care for and focus on the needs of children, we are offering a six-week parenting class on Hal Runkel’s book, Scream-Free Parenting (Zondervan, 2010).
Who: Anyone and everyone – invite a friend!
When: Wednesdays from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m., August 1 – September 5
Where: First UMC Lafayette, Griffith Hall
How much: $7 for the book; copies are available in the church office


Job Opening

Child Care Provider/Nursery Attendant

Immediate Opening:

–Permanent position for First United Methodist Church of Lafayette
–Hours: Sunday morning 8:30 to 10:30, (may be longer on request). 1 hour salary guaranteed.
–High School diploma or GED
–1+ years of experience
–Infant/child first aid certificate
–Current Universal Precautions training
–Ability to pass background check
–Ability to lift or move 20 to 25 pounds frequently
–Must be present during Christmas and Lent/Easter Holy Days

There is a bus stop close by.

Click Job Posting- Childcare Worker for an extensive job description