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Welcome to First United Methodist Church of Austin

The church office is open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Monday through Thursday, closed on Fridays. Please call ahead to 512-478-5684 if you are wanting to connect with a specific individual to make sure that they are onsite to meet with you. Masks and social distancing are required upon entering the building.

About Us

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 transforming the world.

Who We Are

Worship Online

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.

Featured Events

Featured News

How to Fight Racism Book or Video Study

  How do we effectively confront racial injustice? We need to move beyond talking about racism and start equipping ourselves to fight against it. How to Fight Racism: Courageous Christianity and the Journey Toward Racial Justice provides groups and individuals...

January Mission Emphasis: Immigration Care Team

January Mission Emphasis: Immigration Care Team

Our January mission emphasis is the Immigration Care Team (ICT), a 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...

We Need Children’s Books

We Need Children’s Books

Children's Books Needed for Pickle Book Sale We host a “Quarter Book Sale” every December and May at Pickle Elementary. If you, your family, or friends can donate any new or gently used books --- current titles, please --- appropriate for preschool through 5th grade...

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.

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.