Welcome to Glendale First! Our mission is to invite people to be part of a loving community and help them live as faithful followers of Jesus Christ.

Join Us This 20 September 2020

We invite you to join us online for worship this coming Sunday! For August, we are exploring the gospel.  Please join us online.

Rev. Tom Jelinek
Message: New Neighbors
Read: Matthew 20:1-16

The video will be available by 9 AM, Sunday.

Here is a letter from Rev. Jelinek to the congregation.

To read the most recent letter from the bishop, updated August 12, please click here.

Online worship will continue to be available to watch anytime on Sunday morning and you can join us in two ways: by going to the church website at glendalefirstumc.com and clicking on the button labeled “Online Worship” or by going to Facebook and the “First United Methodist Church of Glendale” page here: https://www.facebook.com/FirstUMCGlendale/

Also, watch for the weekly devotional, “Good Words for Tough Times” on Tuesdays. It is found on the bottom right of this page, on the email list, or on Facebook.

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