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First United Methodist Church

117 N 2nd St
Clarksburg, WV 26301
Pastor Michael Atkinson

Parking at rear of church
access from West Pike Street

Prior Services Links-Facebook&YouTube


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First United Methodist Church (Clarksburg, WV, USA)
Prior Facebook and YouTube links below:

September 2023
September 17, 2023 "A Summons to  Faith" by Rev. Michael Atkinson
September 17, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
September 10, 2023 "Does It Really Matter?" by Rev. Michael Atkinson
September 10, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
September 3, 2023 "The Clown of God" by Rev. Anna Troy
September 3, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
August 2023
August 27, 2023 Guest Preacher:  Rev. Anna Troy
August 27, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
August 20, 2023"Letting It Go"

August 20, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
August 13, 2023
"Stepping Out Of the Boat"
August 13, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
August 6, 2023 "Living into God's Abundance"
August 6, 2023 bulletin - Click Here

July 2023
July 30, 2023 This is a Fellowship Hall worship service,
so there will be neither bulletin nor broadcast.

July 23, 2023 "A Mixed Bag"
July 23, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
July 16, 2023 "Does It Really Matter?"
July 16, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
July 9, 2023 "The Divine Call, Part 2"
July 9, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
July 2, 2023 "The Divine Call"
July 2, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
June 2023
June 25, 2023 "On the Journey...."
June 25, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
June 18, 2023" Is It Really Possible"
June 18, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
June 11, 2023 "When Evening Came" -- Rev. Harry Jenkins
June 11, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
June 4, 2023"Restored to Community" -- Rev. Anna Troy
June 4, 2023 bulletin - Click Here

May 2023

May 28, 2023"Hearts on Fire" -- Pastor Atkinson
May 28, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
May 21, 2023 "Getting on the Right Mountain" -- Rev. Jenkins
May 21, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
May 14, 2023 "Wherever You May Be" -- Pastor Atkinson
May 14, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
May 7, 2023"Under Construction" -- Pastor Atkinson
May 7, 2023 bulletin - Click Here

April 2023
April 30, 2023
"What Are You Hearing" -- Rev. Jenkins

April 30, 2023 bulletin - Click Here
April 23, 2023
"Fellowship Hall Worship"

April 23, 2023 Announcements (No Bulletin) - Click Here
April 16, 2023"Confirmation Sunday!"
April 16, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
April 9, 2023 "Easter Sunday Celebration"
April 9, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
Good Friday Service 2023
Maundy Thursday Service 2023
April 2, 2023"Palm Sunday:  Walking With Jesus"
April 2, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here

March 2023

March 26, 2023 "A New Lease on Life"
March 26, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
March 19, 2023"Eyes Like Jesus"
March 19, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
March 12, 2023"Unexpected Conversations"
March 12, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
March 5, 2023
"A New You"
(Technical difficulties -no live stream)
March 5, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here

February 2023
February 26, 2023
"Remaining Faithful"

February 26, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
February 22, 2023 The Greater Clarksburg Cooperative Parish Ash Wednesday Service

February 19, 2023
"The Transformed Community"
February 19, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
February 12, 2023
"Say What?"
February 12, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
February 5, 2023
"Identity with Purpose"
(sorry much of the service was cut off)
February 5, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here

January 2023
January 29, 2023
Changed to Hymn Sing Service - Led by Don Gardner (Pastor Mike was ill
No Live Stream this week
January 29, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
January 22, 2023"Restless Hearts" 
January 22, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
January 15, 2023 "Pointing the Way"
January 15, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
January 8, 2023 "The Start of Something New" 
January 8, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here
January 1, 2023 "It Was An Epiphany"  Rev. Harry Jenkins
January 1, 2023 Bulletin - Click Here

December 2022
December 25, 2022 Christmas Morning Service
No bulletin this morning
December 24, 2022   Christmas Eve Candlelight Service and Communion
December 24th Bulletin
Greater Clarksburg Parish Blue Christmas Service - North View UMC
December 18, 2022   "Reclaiming Christmas: Hearts Full of Love"
December 18th Bulletin
December 11, 2022   "A Celebration of Lessons and Carols"
December 11th Bulletin

November 2022
November 27, 2022   "Reclaiming Christmas:  Waiting and Watching in Hope"
November 27th Bulletin

November 20, 2022   "First"
November 20th Bulletin
November 13, 2022   "Livin' the Dream"
November 13th Bulletin
November 6, 2022   All Saints Day Communion
November 6th Bulletin

October 2022
October 30, 2022  Dining Hall Worship!
October 30th Bulletin
October 23, 2022  "Heart Matters"
October 23rd Bulletin
October 16, 2022  "Laity Sunday"
October 16th Bulletin
October 9, 2022  "Rekindle the Gift Within"
October 9th Bulletin
October 2, 2022  "Full of Faith"
October 2nd Bulletin
September 2022
September 25, 2022  "Wake Up"
September 25th Bulletin
September 18, 2022  "The Bottom Line"
September 18th Bulletin
September 11th (next Sunday) - Worship to be held at Riverbend Park @ 10:45AM - No live stream
September 4, 2022 "Fashioned Followers of Christ" / Sunday Live Stream

September 4th Bulletin

August 2022
August 21, 2022 "The Unexpected Call" / Sunday Live Stream
August 21st Bulletin
August 14, 2022 "Never Give Up" / Sunday Live Stream
August 14th Bulletin
August 7, 2022 "Ready or Not" / Sunday Live Stream
August 7th Bulletin
July 2022
July 31, 202"The Great Illusion" / Sunday Live Stream
July 31st Bulletin
July 24, 2022 "Hard Times and Blessings" / Sunday Live Stream
July 24th Bulletin
July 17, 2022 " Hymn Sing Sunday!" / Sunday Live Stream
July 17th Bulletin
July 10, 2022 " Hard Times" / Sunday Live Stream
July 10th Bulletin
July 3, 2022 " A Link in the Chain" / Sunday Live Stream
July 3rd Bulletin

June 2022
June 26, 2022 " Fruit Ripe for Pickin' " / Sunday Live Stream (Shows up as 06/22/22 error)
June 26th Bulletin
June 19, 2022 "Running on Empty" / Sunday Live Stream
June 19th Bulletin
June 12, 2022 "Holy Spirit, Activate!" / Sunday Live Stream
June 12th Bulletin
June 5, 2022 "Fresh Winds of the Spirit" / Sunday Live Stream
June 5th Bulletin
May 2022
May 29, 2022 "Your Heart Fixed to Give" / Sunday Live Stream
May 29th Bulletin
May 22, 2022 "Fearless" / Sunday Live Stream
May 22nd Bulletin
May 15, 2022 "Building an Inclusive Community" / Sunday Live Stream
May 15th Bulletin
May 8, 2022 "Nurtured in Love" / Sunday Live Stream
May 8th Bulletin
May 1, 2022 "The Art of Recognition" / Sunday Live Stream
May 1st Bulletin

April 2022
April 24, 2022 "Take My Word for It" / Sunday Live Stream
April 24th Bulletin
April 17, 2022 "Amazed!" / Easter Sunday Live Stream
April 17th Bulletin
April 10, 2022 "The King of Peace" / Palm Sunday Live Stream
April 10th Bulletin
April 3, 2022 "Waking to God's Dream" Live Stream
April 3rd Bulletin

March 2022
March 27, 2022 "Waking to God's Dream" Live Stream
March 27th Bulletin
March 20, 2022 "The Glorious Unfolding" Live Stream (incorrectly posted as o3/22/22 on FB)
March 20th Bulletin
March 13, 2022 "In God We Trust" Live Stream
March 13th Bulletin
March 6, 2022 "A Journey Through the Wilderness" Live Stream
March 6th Bulletin

February 2022
February 27, 2022 "Seeing Clearly" Live Stream
February 27th Bulletin
February 20, 2022 "A New Paradigm" Live Stream
February 20th Bulletin
February 13, 2022 "The Pursuit of Happyness" Live Stream
February 13th Bulletin
February 6, 2022 "The Risk of Engagement" Live Stream
February 6th Bulletin

January 2022
January 30, 2022 "Making Excuses" Live Stream
January 30th Bulletin
January 23, 2022“Church Is a Team Sport" Live Stream
January 23rd Bulletin
January 16, 2022“Jesus Is a Party Kind of Guy" Live Stream
January 16th Bulletin
January 9, 2022“The Hinge Pin” Live Stream
January 9th Bulletin
January 2, 2022“Distributing God’s Grace” Live Stream
A Dialogue Between Pastor Atkinson and Pastor Jenkins
January 2nd Bulletin

December 2021
December 26th Carols & Stories Live Stream
Christmas Eve at 11 p.m. - Live Stream
"A Candlelight Communion"

December 24th Bulletin
December 19th - Live Stream
December 12th - Live Stream
"Lessons and Carols"
December 5th - Live Stream
"The Way of Peace"

November 2021
November 28 th - Live Stream
"Finding Hope in God's Love"
November 28th bulletin
November 21st - Live Stream
November 21st bulletin
November 14th - Live Stream
November 14th bulletin
(Starting 11/14/2021 -All live streams are Facebook only)

YouTube Links below:
November 7th - "All Saints Sunday"
November 7th bulletin
October 2021

October 31st - "The Litmus Test"
October 31st bulletin
October 24th - "Crying Out in Faith"
October 24th bulletin
October 17th - "Laity Sunday"
(Note:  due to tech problems, the service link above starts a few minutes late)
October 17th bulletin
October 10th - "Unrealistic Expectations?"
October 10th bulletin
October 3rd - "One"
October 3rd bulletin

September 2021
September 26th - "Thurza's Song"
September 26th bulletin
September 19th - "Good to Great"
September 19th bulletin
September 12th - "The Cost of Discipleship"
September 12th bulletin
September 5th - "Tearing Down Walls"
September 5th bulletin

August 2021
JoAnn Samples Memorial Service
August 29th - "Making the Unimportant, Important"
August 29th bulletin
August 22nd - "Where Would We Go?"
August 22nd bulletin
August 15th -“Equipped to Serve"
August 15th bulletin.
August 8th -“Living in Community"
(Note:  On 8/8/21 service, sound does not begin until 12 1/2 minutes.  Our apologies!)
August 8th bulletin.
August 1st -“Soul Food"
August 1st bulletin.

July 2021
July 25th -“When God Showed Up"
July 25th "bulletin".
July 18th -“A Balancing Act"
July 18th "bulletin".
July 11th -“A Reason to Dance"
July 11th "bulletin".
July 4th -“Welcome Home"
July 4th "bulletin".

June 2021
June 27th -“A Healing Touch"
June 27th "bulletin".
June 20th -“Hey, Dad...It's Me, Judy"  (sorry, mic/sound issues on this)
June 20th "bulletin".
June 13th -“Heart Bellowed Like a Calf"
June 13th "bulletin".
June 6th -“Transformed to Serve"
June 6th "bulletin".
May 2021
May 30th -“Transformed to Serve"
May 30th "bulletin".
May 23rd -“The Emerging Church"
May 23rd Bulletin.
May 16th -“The In-Between Times"
May 16th Bulletin.
May 9th -“Friends of God"
May 9th Bulletin.
May 2nd -“Connections"  (Service of Word and Table)
May 2nd Bulletin.
April 2021
April 25th -“The Good Shepherd and His Flock”
April 25th Bulletin.
April 18th   "The Start of Something New"
April 18th Bulletin.
April 11th   "Looking More Resurrected"
April 11th Bulletin
Easter Sunday  "We Are Easter People"
April 4th Easter Sunday Bulletin.

2021 Special Holy Week Services
Maundy Thursday Worship YouTube & Live Stream Link
Good Friday Worship YouTube & Live Stream Link


March 2021
March 28:  Palm Sunday  "Everyone Loves a Parade!"
March 28th: Bulletin.

March 21: "Our Lenten Journey:  Bearing Fruit"
March 21st: Bulletin

March 14: "Our Lenten Journey:  Receiving and Advancing God's Love"
March 14th: Bulletin.
March 7: "Our Lenten Journey:  A Roadmap for Our Journey"
March 7th: Bulletin.
March 6th:  Special Service: Eleanor Elder Celebration of Life/Memorial Service 
February 2021
February 28th: "Our Lenten Journey:  The Sacrificial Life"
February 28th Bulletin.
February 21st: "Our Lenten Journey:  Discerning the Essentials"   February 21st Bulletin.
February 17th-Ash Wednesday Special Service
February 14th -"The Metamorphosis"    February 14th Bulletin.
February 7th -"Recharged to Serve" 
January 2021
Celebration of Life/Memorial Service: Kim Rollins
January 31st-Knowledge is Power
January 24th  -"Learning to Fish"   January 24th bulletin
January 17th  -"Listening for God"
January 10th  -"Drawn to the Water"
January 3rd-"It Was a Holy Time"
December 2020
December 27th-"News to Share"December 27th bulletin
December 24th-"Christmas Eve"Christmas Eve bulletin.
December 20th-"A Nativity Scene"December 20th bulletin.
December 13th-"Lessons and Carols"  December 13th bulletin
December 6th - "Finding Joy at Home"
November 2020
November 29th - "Finding Hope at Home"
November 22nd - Thanksgiving
November 15th - Faithful Stewards
November 8th - The "In-Between" Time
November 1st - The Journey of Faithfulness (All Saints Day)
October 2020
October 25th - An Invitation for ALL
October 18th - Laity Sunday
October 11th - 1st LiveStream YouTube (Peacemakers) Pastor Michael
October 4th-Rev Jenkins (Hold your Tongue)
September 2020 -Pastor Mike sermons:
September 27 (A Faith that Works)
September 20th (The Royal Rule of Love)
September 13th (In One Ear and ....)


    First United Methodist Church
    117 N. Second St.
    Clarksburg, WV    26301