Welcome to First Glendale . . .

Welcome to First United Methodist Church! We are located in the Historic District of Glendale, Arizona and for over a century have been in ministry to the people of our community and through our mission program to the world.

We invite you to browse through the pages of our website and see the many opportunities for worship, growth, service and fellowship! We are proud to be a church where all are invited and all are welcome. After looking through our website, iif you would like more information or have any questions, please feel free to contact us. 

Whether we are a way station on your spiritual journey or become a church family for you to belong to, we invite you to join us. Our Mission is to share God's love with every life we touch.

The People of First United Methodist Church

Christmas Eve Worship

12:00 noon Open Worship and Lunch

5:00 pm Family Christmas Service
“An Out of the Box Christmas”
presented by our children and youth

7:00 pm Candlelight & Jazz
Piano Music by Michael Collins

11:00 pm Traditional Candlelight Worship
with our Chancel Choir

Communion will be served at the 7:00 & 11:00 pm services. Childcare will be available at the 5:00 pm and 7:00 pm services.



Join Us This Sunday! 

4th Sunday of Advent

8:00 am Communion Service 
in Fellowship Hall

9:00 am  Traditional Worship
Message: Jesus is Coming to Town!
Read: Luke 1:26-38

10:10 am Sunday School for all ages

11:11 am Blended Worship
Message: Jesus is Coming to Town!
Read: Luke 1:26-38


To donate to our church, click the red button above. Use the drop down box to give to specific areas, such as the Assistance Office or Building Fund. Your tax-deductible contribution supports the ministries of our church, both in our community and abroad! Thank you!