First United Methodist Church
255 S. Henderson St.
P O Box 99
Rusk, TX 75785

Contact us:
Office: 903-683-4675
Fax: 903-683-2231
Church Office Email:

Pastor: Rev. Bart Reddoch
Phone: (903) 385-0939

Administrative Assistant: Linda Bobbitt
Choir Director:
Keyboard Musician: John C. Williams III
Prayer Chain Coordinator: Arlene McNair
Sound Technician: David Long

Meet & Greet - 9:45 a.m.
Sunday School - 10:00 a.m
    *Visit our Classes
Sunday Worship - 11:00 a.m.

Live Radio Broadcast
Sunday mornings 11:00 a.m.
KWRW 103.9 FM &
KTLU 1580 AM

**Mark Your Calendars....
Our July Calendar is On-Line


July 11th - 6:00pm - Trustees
July 18th - 5:15pm - Finance
July 18th - 6:00pm - Council


June 28th - 7:00 pm



July 18th


And do not forget to do good and to share with others, for with such sacrifices God is pleased......Hebrews 13:16

June 4th - Canned Tomatoes
June 11th - Cornbread Mix
June 18th - Canned Peas (Crowder, etc)
June 25th - Ranch Style Beans

Thanks for your continued support of The Good Samaritan.

Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Rusk, Texas!

We pray that you sense the presence of God's Spirit among us and that your worship experience here draws you closer to Him. Come share your faith and fellowship with us. You're always welcome here at First Methodist Rusk!

For over 100 years, we have proudly shared Christ's love with our community. We invite you to visit and be a part of our growing congregation!

So then, whenever we have an opportunity, let us work for the good of all....Galatians 6:10

From our Bell Choir to our Lay Ministry to our Youth & Children's Programs to service in local care facilities, we welcome you to get involved and be a part of our ministry serving our members and community. The blessings you receive through service are immeasurable!

We are reassured God has not forgotten his promises. Although we may be unable to understand why things happen, we are loved by a God who can redeem our situation and create something good.

"For my thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways," declares the Lord. "As the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways and my thoughts than your thoughts."........... Isaiah 55:8-9

It was truly humbling and gratifing to see so many of our church family at our anniversary/birthday celebration on Saturday. We also appreciate the kind and loving thoughts of others who were not able to attend. The beautiful cards and sweet sentiments expressed are much appreciated. Thanks and love to you all, and thanks be to God.
The Townsend Family.

» June - August 8 week summer sermon series based on Bishop Jones’ "The Wesleyan Way, A Faith That Matters".
» The 2nd Study as we prepare for the ABIDE Process is "A Disciples Path". The 6 week study will begin July 9th through August 13th, with sessions 9:30-10:30 am during Sunday School. Books are $8.70 and will be ordered June 30Th. If interested, there is a sign up sheet in the office foyer.

Monday, Tuesday & Thursday at 9:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. Anyone interested in coming to this free exercise opportunity is welcome.

Every Wednesday Morning
7:00 - 8:00 am
In the fellowship hall

Come make a joyful noise with us!
Practice on Wednesdays
6:00 pm. NOTE: There will be NO Bell or Choir practice during the months of June and July! Practice will resume August 2nd. Enjoy your summer!

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Love the Lord Your God...and hold fast to him.
Deuteronomy 30:20 NIV

May the road rise to meet you,
May the wind be at your back,
May the sun shine warm upon your face.
May the rain fall soft upon your field;
And until we meet again,
May God hold you in the palm of His hand.

Come Grow With Us

First United Methodist Church
255 S. Henderson St.
P O Box 99
Rusk, TX 75785

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