Current News

Current News

Coffee with Pastor Claudia will be  June 18th at 1012 Cafe' at 11 am ands July 17th at 1012 Cafe' at "2pm" August 20th at 1pm at 1012 Cafe.. Any questions please contact the church office.

Blood Pressures will be taken by Rhonda Tessman the third Sunday of each month next one will be June 16th,2024.

Alcoholics Anonymous and Recovery is meeting at our every Wednesday at 6:30pm in the lounge next to our sanctuary.

Naomi's Cupboard supplies meals for people recovering from illness, surgery or birth of baby or grief. If you need help please contact Pastor Claudia 262-352-1985 or our church office.

Knitting Group meets:  Meetings start at 2pm or when ever you can come. We are now  making shawls and lap robes see our work in the Prayer Corner in the narthex in church. Information Please contact Pastor Claudia or church office

Community Dinner is served each Monday night at the Masonic Hall in Tomah. Dinner is at 4:30pm. 

Wheels to Worship FREE rides to our church

If you need transportation to attend church services or activities Please call Tomah Transit to arrange a ride. Call them at 608-374-3004 the day before to arrange a ride. Tell them you are apart our " Wheels to Worship and our church will pay your fair for you!!!! 


Faith in Action

Free Grocery Shopping & Delivery

This free service is available year-round to anyone who is either elderly or a person with disabilities living within Tomah City Limits!      Call our Office to Sign Up! 608-372-0939

St. Clare Health Mission of Monroe County

Free health care for Monroe County residents over 18 years of age who have no health insurance and whose financial status prevents seeking medical treatment. 

Where: Mayo Health System - Sparta Campus 310 West Main Street, Sparta, Wisconsin 

Call 608-366-5343 for more information. 

When: 1st and 3rd Tuesday evening each month, 5 - 6:30 p.m. Registration (No appointments needed). Patients seen on first come / first served basis. 

In-house pharmacy for prescribed medications (no narcotics prescribed). 

No services available for mental health counseling, dental care, or vision care. 

St. Clare Health Mission of Monroe County is staffed entirely by volunteer medical staff and office volunteers. Spanish language interpreters are available at each clinic. 


First UM Church has an assigned section of Hwy 16 for which we made a commitment to clean-up twice annually.  What we lack is a key coordinator to organize this effort.  Connect with Dean Baumgarten to learn more or to indicate you would be willing to lead this ministry of our care of the earth.  There is a sign up sheet on the kiosk to indicate you would assist on clean up days. 

Lenten cereal collection was given to the Tomah Food Pantry. Good Job Everyone!!!!!

First UMC and Noah's Ark 

are Hiring

Director of Finance and Administration 


Seeking an individual with gifts for organization, administration, and financial oversight of church day-to-day operations. This part-time position requires availability for normal work hours of 8:00AM to 1:00PM Monday through Friday. Knowledge of basic accounting skills, Word, Excel, and Publisher is required. Salary commensurate with experience.


To apply, send or deliver resume to the attention of John Shuck and Pastor Claudia Deede at Tomah: First UMC, 1105 Butts Avenue, Tomah 54660; email to:, or; for questions phone: 608-372-4543

Lead teacher

Coordinate and implement educational curriculum by developing classroom activities based on developmentally appropriate practices and early learning standards.

Wage can start out at $12 to $15 per hour


Teacher Assistant

The Teacher Assistant supports the Teachers and the Director by helping to create a caring and safe environment for the children and assisting in activities to improve the overall care and quality of education. S/he must be able to communicate, listen and work well with others in a team environment. Assisting the staff in implementing a quality educational program and in developing positive relationships with the children and their parents, Teacher Assistant are responsible for implementing developmentally appropriate activities based on children's interests and needs under the direction of the Teacher and the Director.

 Start out at $12 per hour


Kitchen Staff

We need someone to cook meals and help with cleaning the kitchen. Starts at part-time. Hours could vary from each day morning and afternoon could be a split shift.

Starts out at $12 per hour