First Church News

Martin Luther King Interfaith Celebration

Sunday, January 11, 2015 Each year in Orlando, members of many different faith traditions and backgrounds continue Dr. King’s vision of a “beloved community’ by gathering for a Candlelight Vigil before marching to First Church for a multicultural service.  We hope you will join the celebration. 5:30 pm Gather at City Hall 6:00 pm Procession…

Noël Rings Through the Night!

The true spirit of the season will resound through the hall on Sunday, December 21, at 7 pm when First United Methodist Church of Orlando presents Noël, a musical celebration of Christmas that offers a fresh and inspiring look at this heartwarming time of year.  From the prologue of Ralph Vaughan Williams’ Hodie to Barlow Bradford’s “Pat-a-pan,” cries of “noël” will announce the arrival of the…

Jingle Jam

Looking for something exciting for the whole family during this holiday season? Take a break from the mall. Stop staring at those packages, and come chill with us at the coolest party this side of the North Pole. Join us for Jingle Jam: Wrapped Up, a fast-paced modern twist on the Christmas Story.  Jingle Jam will encourage and…

Hope for Christmas: When the Holidays Hurt

The holiday season can be a time of loneliness and emptiness for those who have suffered any kind of loss or are going through a difficult time. Hope for Christmas is a special worship service for when the holidays hurt. Come for this time of music, prayer, scripture, and light, regardless of your background or church affiliation. Thursday…