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Church Building Closed

In order to ensure the safety of our congregation, the church building is closed until further notice. Many opportunities for worship, faith formation, and connection are offered online.

11 AM Worship

We are live every Sunday at 11 a.m. with a video worship service in the Sanctuary accessible through our Zoom worship time, FUMC Austin Mobile AppYouTube Channeland Facebook page. 

The Video Worship includes a traditional worship service from our Sanctuary and lasts about 50 minutes. An abbreviated service of scripture and sermon audio podcast is also available on our FUMC Austin Mobile Appwebsite, and iTunes podcastOur Interactive Worship on Zoom includes opportunities to connect with one another, share prayer concerns, and view our video worship service together. Check your weekly email for Zoom links.

Mobile App

The best way to stay connected!

The FUMC Austin mobile app provides updates on events, worship, news, and service—all at your fingertips! Stay up-to-date on opportunities to grow in your faith and connect with others.

Looking for ways to get involved?

Check out our Virtual Connections Fair video to find your place to connect, grow, and serve at FUMC Austin. We have many opportunities to serve within the church and out in the community.

Who We Are

First United Methodist Church exists to build a community where all people are invited to know God’s love and sent to join God in transform the world.
Our Family

Worship Services

Worship services are at 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. on Sundays in our Sanctuary. Sunday School is offered at 10 a.m. Childcare is provided on Sundays.

Serving Opportunities

Want to get involved? There are many ongoing opportunities to serve in the church or out in the community.

Prayer Request

If you would like the staff and congregation to remember someone in prayer, please submit your request online.

Ways to Give

Make a one-time gift or set up recurring giving on Churchlife. Or from your smart phone, text FUMCAUSTIN (all caps) to 73256 and follow the prompts.

Sermons Online

Featured Events

Featured News

January Mission Emphasis: Immigration Care Team

January Mission Emphasis: Immigration Care Team

Our January mission emphasis is the Immigration Care Team (ICT), a new ministry offering active support and provision to asylum seekers and other immigrants. In Spring 2020 there was a request to sponsor a young woman from a Central African country, who was seeking...

FUMC Austin Launches New Mobile App

FUMC Austin Launches New Mobile App

FUMC Austin is excited to announce the launch of a new mobile app providing updates on events, worship, news, and service — all at your fingertips. Your FUMC Austin app makes it easy to stay up-to-date on opportunities to grow in your faith and connect with others. ...

Breathe: 2021 UMW Virtual Legislative Event

Breathe: 2021 UMW Virtual Legislative Event

Saturday-Tuesday, January 23-26, 2021 United Methodist Women’s Legislative Event will be online January 23-26. This annual event will still include keynote speakers, presentations from leading policy advocates, worship and opportunities for fellowship with United...

2021 Pledge Commitment

First Church thanks you for your commitment to live generous lives. We pray that you may find the level of giving that is right for you as you progress in your journey of faith and commitment. Your pledges and contributions are a critical part of how we make a difference in our church, our community, and our world in 2021.