Events

Jun
4

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception for Heather Pregger – Fiber Art Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9... read more

Jun
12

Vacation Bible School

Category: Children  
Jun 12 - Jun 16

FirstKids – Join us for Jesus Around the World. Vacation Bible School will take a trip around the world! Each day, we will visit a different continent and  learn about worship, missions, and culture and explore customs and traditions inside of the Christian history through engaging hands-on activities. $20 per... read more

Jun
12

Urban Camp

Category: Children  
Jun 12 - Aug 11

Join us for these fun summer camps at FirstChurch. Camps begin with Vacation Bible School and continue through the summer with camps for games, design, cooking and more! Click here for more information and to register.     read more

Jun
18

FirstFamily Cookout

12:00pm - 1:00pm

Please join us to celebrate our dads and the beginning of summer with a family cookout featuring The Hamburger Man, petting zoo and yard games. Some additional indoor seating will be available. $5 per person includes hamburger, cheeseburger or veggie burger with chips. Click here for tickets. read more

Jul
2

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception for Jim Finger – Mixed Media Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9... read more

Jul
9

Compassionate City – Compassionate Church

Category: Adult Education  

2017 Summer Speaker Series A variety of speakers will join us to share stories of compassion July 9 – August 6 at 9:45 a.m. in Fiedler Atrium. July 9 “Dallas: One Year Later” Amy Lewis Hofland – Crow Collection of Asian Art Executive Director Amy Lewis Hofland leads the Crow... read more

Jul
13

Volunteers Needed for 21st Annual Mayor’s Back to School Fair

Category: Outreach  

Volunteers are needed to pre-register students for the 21st Annual Mayor’s Back to School Fair. If you aren’t familiar with this great event, it provides free school supplies to families with school-aged children who (a) reside in the City of Dallas or attend Dallas ISD schools and (b) who meet... read more

Jul
14

Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat

Category: Music & Arts  
Jul 14 - Jul 16

Directed by Dana Effler, Musical Direction by Tim Effler, Choreographed by Beth Wortley July 14, 15 & 16 at 7:30 p.m. Shea Drennan, Joseph Rachel Ratcliff and Terra Wortley, narrators The Rotunda Theatre presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor® Dreamcoat. Delivered by narrator, this Broadway favorite is a reimagining of... read more

Aug
6

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception for Gail Arnold Nash – Ceramics Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9... read more

Aug
20

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Aug
22

Church Council Meeting

Category: Adult Education  
6:00pm - 7:30pm

Join Us for Church Council. All FirstChurch members invited. 6:00 p.m. dinner 6:30 p.m. meeting read more

Sep
3

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception for Robert Moore – Photography Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m.... read more

Sep
17

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Sep
25

Glennon Doyle Melton

Category: Adult Education  
7:30pm - 9:00pm

Glennon Doyle Melton is the author of the #1 New York Times bestselling memoir Love Warrior, which was selected as an Oprah’s Book Club pick, as well as the New York Times bestseller Carry On, Warrior. Glennon is also the founder of Momastery, an online community reaching millions of people... read more

Oct
1

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Goodrich Gallery Invitational Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m.... read more

Oct
22

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Nov
5

Goodrich Gallery Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

Artist’s Reception Click here for more details about our current and upcoming exhibits. The Goodrich Gallery enriches our church with a new art exhibit each month featuring the work of gifted local artists. Gallery hours: Sunday:  8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday:  9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Saturday: ... read more

Nov
19

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Dec
3

Goodrich Gallery Membership Show Artist Reception

Category: Music & Arts  
12:00pm - 2:00pm

The Goodrich Gallery Annual Membership Show is on display in the gallery through Dec. Please come by the Gallery and see all of the talented work on display from our resident artists. read more

Jan
14

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Jan
15

Journey to the Holy Land

Category: Adult Education  
Jan 15 - Jan 25

Join Dr. Andy Stoker and First UMC Dallas on a Holy Land tour! This journey of a lifetime departs January 15, 2018 starting at $3,398 from Dallas. Click here to register today.   read more

Feb
11

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Mar
18

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Apr
15

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

May
20

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more

Aug
19

Take the First Step

9:30am - 10:30am

Continuing Visitors and New members… Senior Minister, Dr. Andrew Stoker, Rev. Ann Willet and your FirstChurch family invite you to join us for coffee! During our time together we will share a brief history of FirstChurch, ways to connect in mission and ministry, explain the value of membership, and tour... read more