Seeking to inspire, uplift, inform, and challenge us
Worship is at the heart of all we do at First Church.
We offer three worship services every week. Childcare is always provided on Sundays, but children are welcome to attend any of the services. Sermons by our pastors are Biblically centered, seeking to inspire, uplift, inform and challenge us to be good stewards of both the mysteries and the gifts of God. Special attention is given to making sermons relevant to the world in which we live.
All are invited to listen to our sermons online through our website. Or subscribe to our First Church Sermon podcast through iTunes Music Store and listen on your mobile device while on the go.
First United Methodist Church of Austin offers many options for marrying couples to consider when planning their wedding. The staff will be happy to help you plan your event. We have a wedding coordinator that will work with you and/or your wedding planner to insure you have a wonderfully planned memory.
The FUMC Choir is a dedicated ensemble of musicians who meet twice weekly to rehearse and provide musical leadership and support for 11:00 a.m. Sanctuary Worship, Festival Services at Christmas and Easter, and special services and concerts during Advent and Lent. Sanctuary Bells is a 5-octave group made up of experienced ringers.
Farewell and Godspeed
FUMC is beginning a new practice of blessing and sending for those who are moving away from Austin. If you are approaching a move, we would like to take a moment during a worship service to celebrate your time with us and send you with our best wishes and prayers for God to bless you in the next chapter of your life. Please reach out to arrange a date with Pastor Taylor at firstname.lastname@example.org.