First Church News

Now Hiring Director of Music/Chancel Choir Director

We’re accepting resumes for a Director of Music/Chancel Choir Director at First United Methodist Church of Orlando. First Church is a downtown church with a long history of musical excellence and creativity.  The resume should include credentials, experience, leadership skills, and spiritual gifts.  Submit questions and resumes to tom@firstchurchorlando.org before November 15, 2017.    [button…

Annual Pecan Sale is Here

The annual pecan sales have begun! Our fresh, new crop pecans are getting packaged right now and will be sent straight from Georgia in early November. Preorder now and get the freshest pecans available. You’ll be notified when they are available for pickup. Money raised through selling pecans helps to fund Youth and Third Floor…

Orlando Traveling Memorial

Come help PAINT (by number) the Fallen 49 Angels with the Orlando Traveling Memorial Sunday, Oct 15, 1:00 – 5:00 pm | Monday, Oct 16, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm [hr style=”solid|dash|dot”] The Orlando Traveling Memorial is a 100+ foot memorial mural wall,  that will travel the country to “Remember the 49 and those left behind.” Join us…

Children’s Christmas Program Registration

Rehearsal Times: November 5, 12:30 – 2:30 pm and December 2, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm “Light of the World”, a musical composed by Mark Patterson, combines original songs and familiar carols from around the world to tell the Christmas story. Through narration, drama, and song, children share how Jesus came to be the “Light…

Reformation Class

We’re celebrating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this fall, and Rev. Ron Lee, retired Lutheran minister, and First Church member will lead us in a four-week class about Martin Luther and this transformative period within the Christian faith and tradition. Weekly themes will include Scripture, Grace, Jesus, and the Sacraments. Class begins Wednesday, October 4,…