upcoming events

Find out more about what Hillsdale First UMC is doing so that we are growing in love of God and neighbor, 

making disciples of Jesus Christ, and serving others.

Lenten Soup Suppers - Wednesdays March 13-April 10

and Maundy Thursday, April 18

6:00 pm

A six-week video series from Adam Hamilton’s Simon Peter: Flawed but Faithful Disciple.

Sessions will be held on Wednesdays March 13, 20, 27, and April 3, 10. The final session will be on Maundy Thursday, April 18. 

All sessions will begin at 6:00 pm with a soup supper in the Fellowship Hall followed by the video study and group discussion. All are invited to attend.

Free community dinner- April 6, 5:00-7:00 pm

On Saturday, April 6, from 5-7:00 pm, Hillsdale First UMC will host another Free Community Dinner. The menu will be ham, scalloped potatoes, green beans, coleslaw, rolls, a piece of pie and a beverage. (Please use the entrance next to the playground for the dinners.)


The meal is free, and all donations received will go to a local non-profit organization in Hillsdale County.

Other scheduled dinners for 2019 will be on September 7 and November 2.

The kalamazoo ringers handbell choir concert

April 14 at 4:00 pm

On Sunday, April 14, The Kalamazoo Ringers handbell choir will return in the second concert of the Hillsdale First UMC 2019 Community Concert Series - sharing the gift of music in the name of Christ. 

Now under their newly appointed director, Martha Matthews, they will offer an exciting and diverse program of music for handbells. This outstanding group plays a set of bells that cover six octaves as well as a seven-octave set of hand chimes.

Holy week and easter services

Palm Sunday- Sunday, April 14 – 9:30 & 11:00 am

Maundy Thursday, April 18 – 6:00 pm (in the Fellowship Hall, as part of the Lenten Soup Supper series)

Good Friday, April 19 – 7:00 pm (in the Sanctuary)

Easter Worship Services - Sunday, April 21 – 9:30 & 11:00 am

Worship Services on Sundays at 9:30 am & 11:00 am

We are growing in love of God and neighbor, making disciples of Jesus Christ, and serving others.