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Welcome to

Rome First United Methodist Church

Welcome to Rome First United Methodist Church! We invite you to join us as we explore together what it means to be a disciple of Jesus Christ and how this journey can transform the world. Feel free to explore our site and begin to get to know us. We look forward to meeting you and sharing with you how we seek to love God, love people and journey together. 

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"The most important one is this:
Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength. The second is this: Love your neighbor as yourself.
There is no commandment greater than these."
Mark 12: 29a, 30-31

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Vacation Bible School

July 31 - August 4

Join us as we experience, share, and learn about the love of God for each of us through this year's
Holy Land Adventure. 


VBS is fun and free!

Kids age 5-12 are invited to attend and experience Athens through games, crafts, music and more!

Mother's Day Tea

Members of the congregation joined together in fellowship with family and friends to celebrate our mothers, grandmothers, and mom-like women in our lives.

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Spiritual Gifts Class

Small groups will be meeting once a week throughout the month of June to begin an exploration of Spiritual Gifts. Groups will break for July while independently completing a Spiritual Gifts Inventory and will reconvene in August to further explore our individual gifts and how to put those gifts to work in ministry and for the glory of God. Class times and facilitators are listed below:
 
Sundays @ 10:00am in the Rome 1st Conference Room with Jeff (June 5, 12, 19, 26)

Tuesdays @ 2:00pm via Zoom with Tess (June 7, 14, 21, 28)

Thursdays @ 7:00pm at Delta UMC with Ella (June 2, 16, 23, and final session TBD)

Fridays @ 6:00pm in the Rome 1st Lounge with Beth (June 3, 10, 17, 24)

Fast Track Option - Sundays @ 10:45am at Delta UMC with Paul (June 12 & 26)

We recently had the distinct pleasure of welcoming and receiving six new members to our church family!!! It is with great joy and excitement that we celebrate the continuous work of the Holy Spirit in all of our lives and the every growing family of Christ followers!

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