Welcome to First United Methodist Church in Alexandria, Louisiana!
Who are the people of First Church?
Come worship with us at First UMC, Alexandria!
Guided Bible Reading
Read the Bible in a Year
Thrive: Student Ministries
Wednesday Nights from 6-7pm in the Youth Room, come hang out and do Bible study worship.
Sunday Mornings join us for Sunday School from 9:45-10:45am in the Youth Room where we do a video series and dive in with discussion.
Contact: Kelsey Berlanga, Director of Student Ministries at (318) 443-5696 or firstname.lastname@example.org
FIRST KIDZ – CHILDREN MINISTRY
Children are the heart of our church!
- 3-6 – prek3, prek4 & Kindergarden
- 6-9 – 1st, 2nd, 3rd grade
- 9-12 – 4th, 5th, 6th grade
- Children ages 2-5 may meet a leader in the back of the sanctuary to go onto Children’s Church.
- Children ages 6 plus are encouraged to join family in worship and explore the worship bags.
First Kidz Worship Bags
Easter Family Fun Day
Children’s Choir & Crafts
Children’s Swim Time
Back to School Party
Fall Fun Fest & Trunk-or-Treat Fall Fun Fest
Missions: Ready to Serve
“Then Jesus went about all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues, and proclaiming the good news of the kingdom, and curing every disease and every sickness.” -Matthew 9:35
Share your Interest
“For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.” -James 2:26
Share your story
“Your ministry of this service to God’s people isn’t only fully meeting their needs but it is also multiplying in many expressions of thanksgiving to God.” -2 Corinthians 9:12
In our communities and around the globe, First Church members are using their time, gifts and talents in amazing ways that are changing lives and transforming communities. We want to hear about how you live out your faith, whether that is as part of a First Church ministry or through some other avenue, we’d like to know how you are leaving your mark on the world. Please take a moment to share your story with us.
Reception 4/28 at 6PM
Worship Service 4/30 at 11:00Jazz on Jackson 5/5 at 6-8PM
Live Nativity – December 11, 2016 from 6:00pm-8:00pm
Buddy Camp – June 5-9, from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
July 31-Aug.4 from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Teen Camp May 22-26 from 3:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.
VBS – 2017 dates to be announced soon!
Pumpkin Patch – open Monday – Saturday from 10a-6p and Sundays from 11a-5pm in October.
Easter Family Day – typically falls on Palm Sunday.
Fall Fun Fest/Trunk-or-Treat – typically the 3rd Sunday in October.
Louisiana Skeeter Run – 5k run/walk in the Fall. Benefits go to help stomp out malaria. Contact Clytle@fumca.org for more information.
Beyond Alex Missions: Scotland – Isle of Iona
Church Office: (318) 443-5696
2727 Jackson Street