First United Methodist Church
is a welcoming and inclusive community, inspired to grow with and in God.

We are passionate:

intellectually challenging and theologically progressive.

We are compassionate:

supportive, healing, and actively involved in mission and social justice.

Ready to question, be inspired, and create positive change in the world?

Come join us in our collective journey.

Paul Leddington Wright

Guest Conductor/Organist from Coventry, England

February 28

Mr. Wright will lead a choral workshop for singers, 10:00a...

Table Grace Music Night

Friday, March 6, 6:30pm, Urban Abbey

Join us for the heart songs of professional musicians and Christians that feed people body, min...

Tween Scene Bible Camp

Saturday, March 7, 10am - noon, room 204

Our 3rd through 5th graders will spend the morning exploring their bibles together. Students wi...

UMM Down and Dirty with Wiggly Worms

Saturday, March 7, 10:00am

Join the United Methodist Ministries at the Big Garden for a fun family event where you'll learn ...

Buy One, Give One!

Sundays, March 8, 15, & 22

We are giving "BOGO" a new meaning with this hospitality campaign! As a thank you for worshippi...

Mission at Our Door Stop Opportunity

Tuesday, March 10, 1:00-3:30pm, Food Bank of the Heartland

Our next Mission at Our Door Step is at Food Bank of the Heartland on Tuesday, March 10, 1:00-3...

Envisioning a Future Without Gun Violence

Tuesday, March 17, 7:00pm, The Commons

The Rev. James Atwood has been working to prevent gun violence for 40 years - since that awful ...

Book Review

Thursday, March 19, 10:00am, the Parlor

The Sister Fidelma mysteries are a series of historical mystery novels and short stories by Pet...

VIM Gourmet Dinner Tickets on Sale Now!

Saturday, March 21, 6:00pm, The Commons

This special meal is prepared and served by youth and adult Volunteers in Mission. Reservations...

UMM Big Garden Seed Share

Saturday, March 28, 2:00pm

Join the United Methodist Ministries at the Big Garden. Bring any seeds you have to share, take...

Palm Sunday Spaghetti Feed

March 29, noon, The Commons

Join us for our annual Spaghetti Feed in The Commons. Children and families are also invited to...

Church Council Meeting

Tuesday, March 31, 6:00pm, room 112

God, Creation & Climate Conference

Saturday, March 21, 8:30am - 1:00pm, Mammel Hall, UNO

Featuring keynote speaker, and award-winning author, Dr. Richard Miller, and multiple workshops...

Save the Date: OTOC Fundraiser

Saturday, April 25, 6:00-9:30pm, Hot Shops Art Center

Come support the OTOC Celebrating Community Fundraiser in the Old Market. There will be appetizer...

40th Anniversary Celebration for Together

Sunday, May 3, 2:30pm, the Sanctuary

Come join us for a celebration of the first 40 years of Together! There will be a choral concer...

Looking for a "Hands On" Mission Experience?

United Methodist Women is forming a monthly group to sew, knit and crochet items for Midwest Mi...

Calling all gardeners!

If you are interested in tending a box this year, contact Teri to reserve yours. We invite you ...

Mercy & Justice Collection for February and March

We are collecting your favorite pasta and sauce drive for Pearl Pantry. Put those in the toy bo...

The Sermon on the Mount for the 21st Century

February 23 - March 30, 7:00-8:00pm

Join Wesleyan Live for a six-week webcast series of lectures given by esteemed author ...

Carbon fast during Lent

First UMC's Eco-Team is focusing on creation care - encouraging FUMC members to consider a carbon...

The Circle Theatre presents "The Vagina Monologues"

February 27-28, 8:00pm

written by Eve Ensler; featuring: Rosanne Glock, Laura Marr and Emma Marr; directed by Ryle Smi...