Welcome to First United Methodist Church in Leonard, TX!
Serving God by building
Faith, Love, and Commitment
Menu Trigger

4th Annual Fall Festival

4th Annual Fall Festival

Football, cooler weather and candy corn can only mean one thing, Fall Festival is just around the corner.  Leonard FUMC is gearing up for our 4th Annual Fall Festival.  We are very excited about our event this year which will run from 11:00am-3:00pm on Saturday October 28, 2017.  There will be activities and fun for all ages. ...

Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals

Saturday October 7, 2017 at 2:00 pm, Pastor Joe Gist will be holding a “Blessing the Animals Service”.  The service will be held on the church grounds, north of the playground. All pets and livestock are welcome.  Please come out and join us as we say a Blessing over all the animals of our community.

UM101 Study Group

UM101 Study Group

Have questions about being a United Methodist?  Want to know more about being a United Methodist?  Been a United Methodist all your life, but want a refresher?  Become part of a “UM101” Study Group.  There will be two groups starting Thursday October 5. “Out to Lunch Bunch” will meet from 11:30-12:30pm – led by Pastor...

Women’s Bible Study

Women’s Bible Study

The Women’s Bible Study for the Fall will be “All Things New, a study on 2 Corinthians” by Kelly Minter.  We have an evening class and a noon time class. Monday evenings, starting September 25 – 6:30-8:30pm Tuesdays, starting September 26 – Noon to 1:30pm All women are welcome to attend.  If you are interested,...

Don F. Renshaw Assigned as Interim Pastor

Don F. Renshaw Assigned as Interim Pastor

  Don Renshaw has served as a United Methodist Minister for more than 44 years.   He has been a local pastor, U.S. Army Chaplain, District Superintendent, and Hospital Vice President.  His service in a wide variety of churches, from small country churches to large churches in excess of 4000 congregants, has helped him build a wealth of experience in all phases of...

Reception for the Spore Family

Reception for the Spore Family

Adam and Maridyth came to Leonard in March of 2013.  From then, their daughter, Monroe, was born and they became a part of our church family. Since Adam has been reappointed, we want to have a reception for their family to send them off.  The reception will be on Sunday, January 22, from 2:00pm-4:00pm in...

Health and Safety Fair 2016 – August 6

Health and Safety Fair 2016 – August 6

Our second annual Health and Safety Fair is right around the corner.  On Saturday August 6 from 10am-1pm representatives from health and safety agencies in and around Leonard will be at the Leonard High School for you to come meet. Last year, we had a number of great agencies represented.  This year, that number has...

Fall Festival 2015

Fall Festival 2015

This year’s Fall Festival will be held on October 31, from 12:00pm-4:00pm.  Individuals are preparing for the dessert competition, BBQ competition, and our leadership is finalizing plans for the carnival, petting zoo, and pony rides.  The event is entirely free and everyone is welcome.  There is something at the festival for everyone of every age.  Come join us...

Health and Safety Fair

Health and Safety Fair

The first annual Leonard Health and Safety Fair is right around the corner.  On August 15, 2015, from 10am-2pm at the Leonard High School and Junior High buildings, there will be health and safety agencies from our community and neighboring counties to share vital health information, provide screenings, and ensure attendees know the services that are available...

Page 1 of 212

Matthew 22:36-40

“Teacher, which commandment in the law is the greatest?” He said to him, “‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.’ This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.”