Upcoming Events

We organize events around our surrounding community. We are always trying to benefit our community through fundraisers, get-togethers, and community outreach programs. Check below for a list of upcoming events. Come back often as our list is updated regularly.


Adult Bible Study
We gather Tuesdays from 1- 2 p.m. or so  to study the scriptures together with Pastor Heidi. We read sections of the scriptures and then discuss them, so there is no homework, and you can jump in and join us anytime. So just bring your Bible and join us in the meeting room for this study.
We are studying the gospel of John.

All are welcome!


Breakfast & Devotion
If you're looking for a way to start the week with good food, great company and a brief devotion, then come join is at the Restaurant.

The next breakfast will be on, Monday, November 20th , 2017
Mom's Restaurant at 8 am

Poinsettias for Christmas

November 19 is the deadline
to order poinsettias.

Please get your order form in early, or call the office with your order.

The names will be in the December 24 bulletin.

Flowers are available in red, white and pink
and the cost is $15.00. 

Orders must be in by November 19

Book Club! Wednesday,  November 29th at 1 pm

Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years’ experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she’s been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don’t want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital
complies with their request, but the next day, the baby goes into cardiac distress while Ruth is alone in the nursery. Does she obey orders or does she
 Harvest for the Homeless
Holiday Dazzle & Dreams

Friday, November 17, 2017

Social Hour 6:00 pm    Dinner 7:00 pm
$450.00 for a reserved table of 10

(Make checks payable to
First United Methodist Church,
($50.00 each person)

Orlando Familia Banquet Center
15001 Sibley Rd, Riverview

“ChristNet Harvest for the Homeless”
Featuring dinner, dancing, silent auction

Guest Speaker
Father Bob McCabe
“Winters on the Street”

Deadline to register and pay is
Thursday November, 2, 2017

Roast Beef Dinners

November 15, 2017

First United Methodist Church
28400 Evergreen, Flat Rock

Third Wednesday of the month
Serving 4-7 p.m.

$9.00 - Dine In per person;
   $5.50 Children 10 and under
  $9.50 - Carry out per person

*Price change as of October 2017

Sunday Discussion Group

We gather after worship to look at the scriptures from worship that week to dig deeper into their meaning and how they connect to our lives as disciples. We gather in the meeting room after folks have gotten a chance to grab a few refreshments .

Hanging the greens for Christmas

Sunday November 26th
  following the service.

Please help us decorate for the Christmas Season, and stay to enjoy lunch with us.

Please donate NEW adult crew length socks to help keep somebody’s feet warm and dry this winter. Hat and scarves can also be donated.

All donated items will go to the ChristNet
services in Taylor, MI.

Collection will continue until January 8, 2018

Mitten Tree for the Salvation Army

That time of year! We are collecting hats, gloves, mittens and scarves for the Salvation Army.  Please place items on the Mitten tree.

Your contributions are always appreciated and the need remains  great.

Seaway Chorale Concert

Sunday, November 19th ,  at 4 pm
in our sanctuary

The Seaway Chorale will be performing at our church! The concert is free (with a free-will offering) so invite your friends, neighbors and fellow music lovers to help us kick off this advent  season.  If you can make cookies for this event, there is a sign-up sheet for cookie on the piano.



Thursday:         11/09:                            
7 pm Choir; 8 pm Praise band

Sunday: 11/12:
10 am worship; 6 pm Baldos Restaurant- Methodiners

Tuesday: 11/14:
1 pm Bible study  on John

Thursday: 11/16:
7 pm Choir; 8 pm Praise band

Friday: 11/17:
6 pm Harvest for Homeless Dinner

Sunday: 11/19:
10 am worship: Deadline for Poinsettia  orders;
Seaway Chorale 4 pm

Monday: 11/20:
8 am breakfast & devotions at Mom’s Restaurant;
7 pm Council meeting

Tuesday: 11/21:
1 pm Bible study  on John

Thursday: 11/23:
Office closed Happy Thanksgiving

Sunday: 11/26:
10 am worship; hanging the green-after worship with lunch

Tuesday: 11/28:
1 pm Bible study  on John

Wednesday: 11/29:
1 pm Book Club

Thursday: 11/30:
7 pm Choir; 8 pm Praise band


Carleton United Methodist Church
11435 Grafton Road
Carleton, MI 48117

Annual Chrismas Bazaar

Saturday, December 2, 2017
10 am-2 pm

Cookies by the pound
Bake sale, crafts of all kinds

Fresh greens, swags,wreaths and centerpieces

Christmas treasures from Grandma's attic

Lunch available