Our Mission Statement

We are a community of faith in Mertzon, Texas, offering open hearts, open minds, and open doors to all who desire a personal relationship with Jesus Christ, the Savior to all humanity. We guide each other by love, faith, baptism, and service to our neighbors as commanded by our Lord

Ministries of FUMC Mertzon to the Community

RAC Bags (Random Acts of Kindness)

RAK bags
Non-perishable food bags are put together by the United Methodist Women. You can carry a bag or 2 in your car to give to someone in need. The RAK bags are available in the fellowship hall.  The ladies meet at 9:30 am on Mondays to assemble the bags.

Youth Program

Wednesday night at 5:30 is the youth program. All youth in the community are invited to participate. supper is provided, you can participate in providing supper - there is a sign up sheet in the fellowship hall, about 30 youth typically attend.  The youth all eat together and are grouped by age for discussions:

Fireflys & Neons: pre K thru 6th grade
Jr. & Senior High

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Prayer Shawl Meeting
The groups meets on Wednesdays at 1:00 pm to make Prayer Shawls, Sleeping mats, and Busy Blankets for dementia patients. All are welcome to participate. Prayer Shawls

Walking by Faith

The groups meets on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday at 9:00 am for exercise and fellowship.  All are welcome.

Food Pantry

We participate in the monthly Irion County Food Pantry.  See Church Calendar for dates.

Arbor Terrace

The groups meets on third Thursday of the month at 4:30 pm.  The group sings and interacts with the residents of Arbor Terrace.  All are welcome.

Ten Commandments-Quilting Group

The groups meets on Thursday at 12:30 pm.  All are welcome.

Chrysalis Youth

The church feeds the Chrysalis Youth on Mondays at 12:30 pm.  There is a sign up sheet in the fellowship hall where you can sign up to feed the group.  Expect about 6 youth.

Emmaus Reunion Group

The groups meets on Fridays at 12:00 pm. for prayer and fellowship.


The groups meets on Sundays and Tuesday at 7:00 pm in class room 1.

NA (Narcotics Anonymous)

The groups meets on Thursday at 7:00 pm. in class room 1.


Christians in the Kitchen

Cooking class by John Sweptson.  Usually 7:00 pm on a Monday - See monthly calendar for dates.  All are welcome.


The groups meets on Wednesday at 5:00 pm.  The choir is involved in the Arbor Terrace ministry.  All are welcome.

Our Choir

Bible Study

 One group meets on Mondays at 12:00 pm.  All are welcome.
Another groups meets on Tuesdays at 4:00 pm.  All are welcome.


The groups meets on Wednesday at 7:00 am.  All are welcome.

Mertzon Community Luncheon

Twice a year the church sponsors the Mertzon Community Luncheon on the third Tuesday of the month at 11:30 am.

Beginning Cross Stitch

The groups meets on Sunday at 3:00 pm.  All are welcome.

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