First Church News

Chancel Choir Test Drive

Test Drive the Chancel Choir at First United Methodist Church of Orlando! We’re opening our rehearsal hall on Wednesday, March 12 at 7:30pm. No previous music experience is necessary – musicians from high school age and up are welcome!  The choir meets on the second floor in the music suite at 142 E Jackson Street,…

Theology Weekend: Religion and Violence

On, March 1 and 2, the Nu Class will welcome Dr. Ted A. Smith, Assistant Professor of Preaching and Ethics at Candler School of Theology at Emory University, to present at the 42nd Annual Theology Weekend, presented by the Nu Class as a gift to First United Methodist Church of Orlando. Saturday, March 1 Opening Session —…

Couple’s College 101 – Strengthening Relationships

Are you looking to Strengthen Your Relationship? Do you want to Learn How to Improve Your Communication? Would you like to Solve Conflicts to Experience Greater Connection? Are you interested in a Productive and Fun Pre-Valentine’s Day Date? If you answered yes to any of these questions, you will benefit from Couple’s College!  Hosted by…

Advent

Advent is the time each year we spend in preparation for the coming Lord. This year at First Church, we will be using the daily devotion book “A World Awaits,” written by C.S. Lewis, as our Advent guide. Free copies of the devotional are available at the church. Using the devotional, each Sunday in Advent…

Golden Jubilee

On Sunday, November 17, four unique worship experiences will help celebrate 50 years of our sanctuary. Each service will be in the sanctuary and will feature a different guest preacher who has been called to ministry from within First Church. More information about our guest preachers can be found below. Each service will also celebrate…