Springfield First has a very active Senior Ministry. We have regular gatherings for fellowship, Bible studies, Sunday morning classes, quilting, games, trips, and more! Email Carli Burton or call her at 217-793-9760 x111 to find out more about Senior Ministries.


For more details about any of the events and trips listed below, view the Senior Ministries Newsletter.



Senior Fellowship

Are you ready for Christian fellowship, a friendly game, and more? Come for sweet treats, coffee, and a devotional, followed by a time of playing cards, dominoes, and games. Enjoy a delicious hot meal together. Suggested donation is $5.00.

When: 2nd Thursday of each month, 9:30am-12:30pm, with lunch served at 11:45am
Where: Rooms 5/6


Upcoming Trip

Sign-up sheets are located in the Atrium, or contact Carli Burton. Please sign up and leave your check made out to FUMC to hold your place for the trip.

A Trip to Remember at the Barn III Dinner Theater in Goodfield, IL

When: Thursday, December 2
Cost: $67, includes luxury travel, a delicious meal (appetizer, prime rib, fish, fried chicken, sides, dessert, and drink), taxes, tip, and the show


Senior Ministry Annual Event

Save the date for a variety show featuring Deb Watts Elliot and the Watties. More details to come!

When: Friday, October 29, with dinner at 6:00pm and show starting at 7:00pm
Where: Community Life Center