First Church News

Staff Changes and Additions

At the September Staff Parish meeting the following First Church staff changes were approved and have subsequently been implemented. The position of Church Administrator has been restructured. This change has resulted in the following: Lisa Lietz has been reassigned to the position of Finance Office Manager. She will continue to oversee the finances of First Church…

Orlando Concert Band

FREE MUSICAL PERFORMANCE IN DOWNTOWN ORLANDO BY WELL-KNOWN CONCERT BAND ORLANDO, FL – The 60-piece Orlando Concert Band will present a free performance, Popular and Patriotic Favorites, at First United Methodist Church of Orlando, Sunday, September 30 at 3 p.m. This event not only features the concert band but also soprano soloist Mary Beth Ortiz,…

Stewardship Summit

Dr. Lovett H. Weems to Headline Foundation’s Annual Stewardship Summit “Funding Your Congregation’s Vision,” is the theme of the Florida United Methodist Foundation’s Annual Stewardship Summit on Sept. 22 at First United Methodist Church of Orlando. Guest speaker is Dr. Lovett H. Weems, Jr., distinguished professor of church leadership and director of the Lewis Center for…

Sign Up Today for a Fall Small Group

Now that the children are heading back in school, it’s time for us to start our fall small groups and classes for adults. The following courses have been scheduled. We hope that you will join us in one of these offerings. To participate, you can sign up in advance using this form or simply show…

Name Our Magazine

Format We will begin producing a magazine this fall. It will be a quarterly publication, primarily focusing on the events and activities of the prior quarter and with a glimpse into the life of the church in the coming quarter. Picture with be plentiful, with articles written by active members of our church family. Naming…