625 Hamilton Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301

650.323.6167
fax 650.323.3923

info@firstpaloalto.com

Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto!


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Shijung Shim to be appointed as Associate Pastor

Pastor Shijung Shim of First Palo AltoBishop Brown intends to appoint Shijung Shim to be our Associate Pastor effective July 1, 2015. Learn about Pastor Shim here.

April 12, 2015 Photo Memories

Pastor Mary Elyn Bahlert of First Church Palo AltoWe welcomed our new interim pastor, Rev. Mary Elyn Bahlert.

Children are always welcome at First Church Palo AltoChildren are always welcome at First Church

Fiume di Musica at First Church Palo AltoIt was a Sunday filled with music

Musica at First Church Palo Alto

Movie at  First Church Palo AltoJoin us on at 5pm on April 26th as we screen this award-winning feature documentary about Matthew Shepard, the gay young man who was murdered in Laramie, WY

Adult Sunday School Classes at First Church Palo AltoA new Sunday School class is under way Sunday mornings at 9:45 am.

Imagine No Malaria

Our guest preacher on Sunday, March 13, 2011 was the Rev. Gary Henderson. He serves as the Executive Director of the Global Health Initiative of The United Methodist Church. He spoke to us about how the United Methodist Church is working to eradicate malaria.



Listen to his sermon, watch the videos, and learn more about Imagine No Malaria here.

Welcome
Next Sunday: Join us for worship at 8:45 and 10:45 am.

Can't make it to Church?
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Young Adult Worship: 3rd Thursday of the month at 8pm

Contemplative Worship: 2nd Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm

New Associate Pastor Appointed
Bishop Brown intends to appoint Shijung Shim to be our Associate Pastor effective July 1, 2015. Learn more here.

April 26, 2015 - What is the Will of God? - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)




April 19, 2015 - What is your Image of God? - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)




May Issue of Insights is Online!
Read the latest issue today!

Meet Mary Elyn Bahlert - Our New Interim Pastor
We welcome Mary Elyn Bahlert, who will be with us through June. Learn more about her here.

New Adult Sunday School Class
Come learn about the core texts for our faith! Richard Schramm is leading a new study exploring the New Testament from the Gospel of Matthew to the Book of Revelation. Join us Sunday mornings at 9:45 in the Wesley Room.

Palm Sunday Sermon - March 29, 2015 - Heads Down, Thumbs Up - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)