Buddy Bags Project

Volunteers are needed to help pack Buddy Bags.  If you are interested in helping to pack lunch for the children and can schedule a time please click  Volunteer Now For more information, please  check out their webpage.

College Care Packages

Glory Circle will be preparing college care packages at our meeting in October. If you would like a care package sent to your college student, please e-mail the name and address of the student to Linda Kasianchuk at ldkasianchuk@att.netor contact the church office by Monday, October 8. Due to increased shipping costs, if your college […]

Buddy Bags

Buddy Bag General Information             As many of you know, we are providing weekend supplemental nutrition for the “free lunch” students at MacArthur and Timothy Ball Schools. Each Friday we send home a “Buddy Bag” that contains meals and snacks for Saturday and Sunday. We add a little extra for longer breaks. We are providing […]

Volunteer Opportunity – Roatan Mission

August 2018 Roatan UpdateOur journey began in 2011 when our first mission team traveled to the tiny island of Roatan, Honduras and worked with Pastor Joe Summers of the Oklahoma Conference. Joe had been working with the Methodist churches on the island for six or seven years and was aware of their needs. One such […]

Roatan Mission

In March of 2013, the First United Methodist Church at Crown Point pledged to raise $100,000 over four years. We exceeded our goal, laid a firm foundation for the building and now, Praise God, have begun the construction of the first floor of the church. In 2017, those of us who have been in mission […]


Emmaus Group Description A community of Christians who have completed The Walk to Emmaus spiritual retreat weekend.  The weekend is focused on renewing and empowering leaders of the Christian church.The Emmaus Walk is a three and a half day spiritual renewal retreat held twice a year in our area. We have had many members experience […]

Praise Team – Freeflow

Group Description We lead the 9:30 am attendees in praise and worship every Sunday.  We also participate in special services and events at our church and throughout Northwest Indiana, as requested. Member Information Senior High Students through adults.  Interested persons may try out for a position at any time. Meeting Information Rehearsals 6:30 pm on […]

Wesley Choir

Group Description 8th grade and older welcome to join!  Musical ear and desire to sing a variety of music is a must.  We rehearse weekly and sing at services (solos, small groups, special selections, etc.)    Choir is open to FUMC members as well as singers from the community.  Instrumentalists are also needed from time to time. […]