First Church News

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…

Meeting Rooms Fully Equipped

Sitting in any of the meeting rooms on the first and second floors, you may have noticed some changes. Each room is equipped with a flat screen television capable of showing videos and images off of a computer. Given that many classes are taught with accompanying slide shows and video clips, this makes all of…