First United Methodist Church
The Heart of Downtown Gainesville   352-372-8523
  419 N.E. First Street    Gainesville, Florida 32601      FAX: 352-372-2524

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Sunday Services
Traditional Worship at 8:30 am and 11:00 am
Sunday School at 9:45 am

Youth at 4:00pm

Monday Service
3:30 pm Community Service for the Homeless
4:00 pm Simple Supper for the Homeless Community

Wednesday Evening Activities
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FUMC Preschool M-F  7:00am-6:00pm

Rev. Beth Farabee - Senior Pastor
Rev. Kevin Johnson - Associate Pastor

Annette Johnson - Director of Children's Ministries

Lorin Winters- Director of the Preschool

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Monday-Friday; 7:00am-6:00pm
Classes: Year Around

NOW ENROLLING INFANTS (starting at 6 weeks old)

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First United Methodist Church     419 N.E. First Street    Gainesville, Florida 32601      352-372-8523

This page Updated:Thursday, February 15, 2018    Click here for the date of website update     
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