We're glad you’re here! As a newcomer, you may have questions about this family of faith. If so, take a moment to read through this information. If you have additional questions, please feel free to be in touch with me, or come by our Guest Services Desk any Sunday morning.
- Dr. Doug
Who We Are…
We are a United Methodist congregation and part of the world-wide United Methodist Church. Methodism was founded by the Rev. John Wesley in 17th century England. The life of a Methodist who follows Christ can best be summed up when they...
“For by grace you have been saved through faith, and this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God — not the result of works, so that no one may boast."
First United Methodist Church is rooted deeply in the community of Union City, dating back to the spring of 1856, when the Methodist Episcopal Church, South was organized. Since it’s early beginnings, the Methodists of Union City have sought to grow in their love for God and in Christian service to their neighbors. (A finely detailed and comprehensive history of First United Methodist Church is posted here.