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Holy Communion & Faith Beyond Walls Consecration Service

Holy Communion & Faith Beyond Walls Consecration Service

We are excited to invite you to join us online at 11 a.m. this Sunday for our first worship with Holy Communion. Gather your finest bread, crackers and grape juice and participate alongside our clergy as we share this sacred meal together. Then, immediately after service, watch our virtual Consecration Service and Tour for our newly-renovated education wing. See how... read more

Easter Sunday Online Worship Service

We invite you to join us on Easter! In lieu of live worship, we have two digital viewing options to allow the greatest flexibility and ease: A link to view the service will be posted here by 8:45 a.m. Sunday, so you may watch at a time that works for you, OR Join along with other viewers and watch the... read more

Good Friday – Tenebrae Service

The Tenebrae service is our most solemn service of the year commemorating the Passion of Jesus. Candles are extinguished as the Passion story progresses concluding in complete darkness. In lieu of live worship, we have two digital viewing options to allow the greatest flexibility and ease: A link to view the service will be posted here by 5 p.m. Friday,... read more

Covenantal Celebration of Holy Marriage

All married couples are invited to this special worship service celebrating the sacred covenant of marriage, which will be followed by a reception. This service is part of the slate of recommendations from the Church at the Crossroads Commission, which developed FirstChurch’s official response to the passing of the Traditional Plan at the called General Conference this past February. Although... read more

John Pavlovitz – “A Bigger Table”

Author of “A Bigger Table” and “Hope and Other Super Powers”, John Pavlovitz is an internationally-renowned speaker and author. He will encourage us to consider how to be a more giving, welcoming and inclusive church. read more

Chancel Choir and Orchestra present Jubilate Deo by Dan Forrest

The FUMC Dallas Chancel Choir and Orchestra will perform Jubilate Deo by Dan Forrest. Dan Forrest’s Jubilate Deo brings to life the global aspect of the traditional Psalm 100 text, “O be joyful in the Lord, all ye lands,” by setting it in seven different languages and drawing from a wide spectrum of musical influences. Soloists: Julianne Harris, Rachel Ratcliff,... read more

Easter Sunday at FirstChurch

Sunday, April 21 Easter Sunrise Service – 7 a.m. The junior and senior high students of FirstChurch will lead a service filled with song, reflective prayer, and a message. Atrium Courtyard. Traditional Easter Services – 9 & 11 a.m. Dr. Stoker delivers the message “Presence of God” at this service with a Traditional Easter Banner Procession and music provided by... read more

Maundy Thursday at FirstChurch

Thursday, April 18 Maundy Thursday Service – 7 p.m. FirstChurch children and families will help to lead this service of Holy Communion, as we celebrate Christ’s deep love for us. Free garage parking is available in Bryan Tower at the corner of San Jacinto and Harwood, diagonally across from the church. Handicapped parking is available at the church. Childcare will... read more

Good Friday at FirstChurch

Friday, April 19 Good Friday – Tenebrae Service – 7:30 p.m. The Tenebrae service provides space and time to remember the boundless love of God in the person of Jesus whose outpouring love knows no end. This service of scripture and music recalls the Passion story and will be led by lay readers, the Chancel Choir, Variations Youth Choir, and... read more

Pulpit Swap with St. Luke “Community” UMC

We welcome Dr. Michael Bowie, Jr. at our 8:45 & 11 a.m. worship services as Dr. Stoker preaches at St. Luke “Community” UMC. The Male Chorus of St. Luke “Community” UMC will sing at our 11 a.m. service. This is a city-wide effort to connect our faith communities. read more