Category Archives: First Wesleyan Church

VBS 2019: The Incredible Race

Come join us for our 2019 The Incredible Race VBS! This is a great event for kids 3 yrs old- 5th grade. Kickoff will be Sunday, June 23rd and we will be wrapping up VBS with a special fun night Wednesday, June 26. Each night we will gather in the Family Life Center times will begin at 6:30pm and end at 8:30. You don’t want to miss out on all the fun. Pre-Register all children at

If anyone is interested in helping make a difference in a childs life by volunteering for VBS please pre-register at or contact Michelle Owens.

Football Sunday!!!

Join us this Sunday, February 3rd for Football Sunday! During the service, we will see a powerful video featuring professional players from around the league and on the championship teams sharing their stories of faith.  Invite someone to join you and come early for coffee, doughnuts, and more!  Don’t forget to sport your team colors too!

Blood Drive

Make a difference in the lives of others by donating blood this Monday Jan 7th First Wesleyan – Bessemer City, NC from 2:30pm – 7pm. Walk-ins welcome or make an appointment online at

Tacky Sweater Sunday!

We hope you are in a fun Christmas spirit this Sunday! Wear your tacky sweater to show your Christmas spirit.  Bring out your best and you’ll have a chance to win a prize.  Don’t have a tacky sweater, buy one, make one, or just pull out an old sweater

Services and Activities Cancelled Sunday Sept 16

We pray you all stay safe during the worst of the storm tomorrow morning.  All services and activities are cancelled for Sunday Sept. 16th.

Don’t forget you can now give online.

Hurricane Florence

We are keeping a close eye on Hurricane Florence at the effect it will have on our area.  Stay tuned for any updates we may have concerning service schedule on Sunday morning.  Stay safe!

Bessemer City has issued a state of emergency.  To find out more click here

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Wednesday nights are back

Wednesday at 6:45 pm. Activities for kids, teens and adults

“Roll” into Kidz Konnect this Wednesday night September 5 at 6:45pm for kids 3yrs – 5th Grade.  It’s going to be a fun filled night with a bicycle obstacle course, games, snacks and some water fun as well.  So bring your bike, helmet, pads and a towel too!

Fuel Youth is back into full swing!  Wednesdays are a great night to connect with God and other teens in worship, the word, and some fun times as well.

Adults are going to be digging deeper on Wednesday nights as they discuss and apply the messages from Sunday morning.