First Church News

Interfaith Climate Assembly

UPDATE: EVENT POSTPONED TO FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017   The Florida Interfaith Climate Action Network will hold their third annual assembly in our church from February 23 – 25. This year’s theme, Water is Our Life, will address Florida’s critical water system issues and provide opportunities for participants to collaborate with others to protect Florida water.…

Statement from Bishop Ough on Immigration Order

Bishop Bruce R. Ough, president of the United Methodist Council of Bishops, issued a statement regarding President Trump’s executive order on immigration at a press conference sponsored by the Minnesota Council of Churches. The event, held at Hennepin United Methodist Church, gathered faith leaders to discuss the topic of immigration. Bishop Ough participated in today’s…

Soup’r Bowl Sunday

It’s time for the annual Feed the Need food drive! Please bring any of the following nonperishable items this Sunday, February 5: Canned fruit Canned meat Soup Beans Canned vegetables Peanut butter Rice Pasta Jello Pudding Thank you for your continued support!

Solar Bears Game

First Church is going to the Amway Center for a Solar Bears game! The game is on Sunday, February 26 at 1:30 pm. Tickets are $20 each. Wear your First Church Pride shirt! If you don’t have a First Church Pride shirt, they are available for purchase. This is a family event, so any children…

Called To Serve Leadership Training

East Central District Annual Leadership Event Saturday, February 4, 2017 7:45 am – 1:00 pm First UMC, Oviedo, Florida  This FREE district-wide learning event is designed to inspire and equip laity, lay staff, and clergy. The event includes a wide selection of classes to help folks grow and connect with other UM’s throughout the East Central District. Learn…