Worship With Us!
Church hours - Services at 8
and 10:30 am
Try one of our Sunday School classes at 9:15 AM. Classes for all
Description of Services: Refer to above
Worship - These challenging services affirms
that each of us is one of God’s children, and we need to do
our part as disciples. The early service is quaint and intimate.
The later service blends the message with beautiful organ music
and choir voices.
There are many opportunities for fellowship between services and
Sunday School. Many times cookies and refreshments are available.
Please join us around the table.
First United Methodist Church is an open and caring congregation
that expects visitors each week, and warmly welcomes them into the
Worship at First United Methodist Church is affirming, exciting,
and challenging. The first service mixs rich tradition with contemporary
theology, providing a challenging service which encourages the congregation
to wrestle with theological, social, ethical and spiritual issues.
The service is more interactive and responsive, with members of
the congregation being invited to share their thoughts and faith
during the service. Both services are uplifting, challenging, and
powerful faith statements for our contemporary world. People are
encouraged to try either and then pick the service which meets their
The music at both services is stimulating. We
are blessed to have David Peckham at the Organ and directing the
Chancel Choir, and Amy Harpster directing the Bell Choir.
First United Methodist Church expresses its commitment
to Christ and to the Church by being involved in the community through
mission ministries both at home and at distances. The church is
active in the Horseheads/Elmira community through local mission
projects, by providing a facility for community use, and by serving
individuals and organizations. We also proudly support the mission
ministries of the United Methodist Church. We are a church
with Open Doors, Open Minds and Open Hearts! Come and worship with