Fundraiser Days



Dinner With Friends Meal served for every and any one every Friday at 5:30 pm. 

2/21/20 TBA



 Chili’s Day Fundraiser Last Thursdays of the Month, Thursday February 27th from 11 am to 11 pm. Located by the HEB plus off Ware Rd shopping center.  Come fellowship and enjoy each other over a meal!  15% of all proceeds come back to the church.  What a great opportunity for fellowship and breaking bread together!  All day long, just bring a flyer available in welcome center at church.*Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.

 El Pollo Loco Fundraiser First Mondays each month, March 2nd next date for this wonderful fundraiser for the church. The hours are 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM the first Monday's each month, and we get a 40% donation on everything you purchase!   Come fellowship and enjoy some great chicken! *Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.


Ace's BBQ Fundraiser - Second Mondays each month. March 9, 4-8 pm is our next date for fundraisers at Ace's! Yummy BBQ at a good price for you, and 15% of your purchase for the church.*Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.


Oriental Kitchen Fellowship Fundraiser Day Third Mondays each month, Feb 17th,   ALL day from 11am to 9 pm. 1801 N. Conway. Cash prices better than credit, they donate $1.00 per plate sold. *Verbal Church ID required while ordering for credit.






Congregational Breakfast March 5  at 7:30 am on first Thursdays through March. Come fellowship, have a great breakfast. 





Men’s Emmaus Reunion Group every Tuesday morning at 7:30 am here at the church in the Coffee Bar Area. All are welcome!

 Women’s Emmaus Group If you would like to join on Saturdays at 9:30 am, contact Ange Duvall at 956-627-5407 or 956-662-9632 for meeting location.

Women’s ‘Gonna Be Angels’ Group meets 8:30 am Fridays. Contact Ande Leatherman 956-583-1178

Pilgrim applications are now being accepted for the VEC #110 Men's Walk on April 23. Fee $170. See the Valley Emmaus website for more details.  Go to for application.  De Colores!

  2 Monthly Gatherings:

6:30pm, monthly Gatherings on the 2nd Tuesdays each month held at St. John UMC, 109 FM 3167, Rio Grande City, 78582. Potluck then worship.

 Emmaus Gathering First United Methodist Church, 321 E. Harrison St. in Harlingen (FUMC Harlingen) on 4th Tuesdays from 6 - 8 pm. Potluck supper starts at 6 pm and worship at 7 pm. Free childcare is provided.

 Gathering 6-8 p.m.

Soup N Sub

Feb 25th


Soup ‘N Subs is coming!  Save the date for Fat Tuesday, February 25th, for an awesome meal, and a fun volunteer event. Tickets available in the lobby for $8 each. You will receive: a 6” wheat or white sub of your choice of, a bowl of a homemade soup, dessert, and a drink. Signups to help in Welcome Center!


Movie Night

Feb 16 @ 5:00 pm


Movie Night March 15 at 5:00 pm. Movie featured will be announced.





Stitches of Love is sewing up again in January. Please come and join in the fun. Feb 6th & 20th, 9am to 11am in the choir room.  Loris Petersen 936.329.4785.



Feb. 13th  UMW Luncheon at 12 noon. All women are invited! Come for a tour of the windows in the church! Bring a salad to share.




2 Lenten Bible Studies Being Offered Tuesday March 3rd @ 12:00 Noon here at the church, a 6 wk study “The Walk, 5 Essential Practices of Christian Life” led by Joyce Ramsdale, sign up in Welcome Center.

Also at 10 am same day at Ande Leatherman’s at Wintergreen Estates on Bryan Rd #N-14. “Rich in the things that count the most” by James Moore.  Contact Ande at 956-583-1178 to sign up.

Join in one of these groups and add to your Lenten journey. 





Dinner & Dialogue – Will run Jan to April, get to know new folks by sharing a meal together!  Sign up forms in Welcome Center to leave in basket.





P/T Job Opportunities here at the church for volunteer or staff AV Tech Wednesday evenings 5-7 pm and Sunday’s 7:30 am–12:30 pm.  8-10 hrs wk, every other week.

ALSO P/T Nursery attendant, some Sundays for church services and some  Mon’s & Wed’s for ESL.  Safe Gatherings background compliance.

Contact office for appl and info.




Feb. 13th  UMW Luncheon at 12 noon. All women are invited! Come for a tour of the windows in the church! Bring a salad to share.







 Every Monday 11 am 

 Prayer Group – Just a reminder that the Prayer Group meets every Monday at 11:00 AM in the Chapel. We have lots of people who are in need of prayer. If you can spare an hour to help others, come join us in this vital ministry.


 Needed Volunteer

 DO YOU KNOW HOW TO EDIT WEB PAGES? Our administrator needs help keeping this site updated and improving it. If you can help, please give us a call at the office. 585-1665

ALSO:  If you have any extra time you would like to help out in the office for a morning or afternoon during the week, to help answer phones, greet visitors, or help fold bulletins, contact office or the pastor.



Estudio bíblico en español todos los jueves por la noche a las 6:00 pm en la capilla con el pastor BB. Vey aprende la Biblia con el Pastor BB - en español. Todos son bienvenidos


Do you have any unused glasses? Cell phones? Hearing aids? The Lion’s Club would LOVE to take them off your hands! Just bring them to church with you and drop them in the box at the Welcome Center They will be recycled by being distributed to those who are in need, but cannot afford them.




Do you have old Upper Rooms? How about Daily Breads? Any other devotionals? Folks at the Salvation Army are in need of them to help them with their journeys to the Lord. A basket has been placed in the Welcome Center for you to put them in




 LOST items left in church after services?  Please check the counter at the Welcome Center to see if yours.