625 Hamilton Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301

fax 650.323.3923


Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto!

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Pentecost 2016 Photo Memories

The Choir on Pentecost Sunday art First Church Palo AltoMay 15, 2016 was Pentecost, and the church was awash in red

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

Sign Up for helping Hotel de Zink at First Church Palo AltoWe need your help! Bring a hot meal for Hotel de Zink one day during June. Sign up here..

Pastor Linda of First Church Palo AltoPastor Linda's sermon for Pentecost was Catching the Wind. Listen to it here.

Hearing the Word at First Church Palo AltoHear the Word of the Lord

Legacy Giving at First Church Palo AltoAfter Worship the Centennial Endowment Funds invited everyone for lunch. Susan Peters, Executive Director of the California-Nevada United Methodist Foundation led a workshop exploring legacy and planned giving.

Confirmation Sunday - May 8, 2016

Confirmation Sunday at First Church Palo AltoAfter weeks of Confirmation classes, three of our youth made the decision to join the Chuch.

Confirmation Sunday at First Church Palo AltoMembers of their families joined them as they were Confirmed. Congratulation and welcome!

General Conference Delegate from First Church Palo AltoOne of our members is a delegate to the General Conference of the United Methodist Church. We sent her off to Portland, OR with prayers.

Fiume di Musica at First Church Palo AltoFiume di Musica opened worship with Oboe Concerto in D minor

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.

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

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May 22, 2016 - Physics & Faith - Studying the Stars - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Sign Up - Hotel de Zink Needs You!
We need your help! Bring a hot meal for Hotel de Zink one day during June. Sign up here..

May 15, 2016 - Catching the Wind - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)

Blessing of the Pets
We will hold a Blessing of the Pets at the 8:45 and 10:45 am services on Sunday, July 10th. We hope you and your pets will join us.

May 1, 2016 - A Charge to Keep / I Have - Pastor Linda Holbrook (Audio)

Vacation Bible School. We Also Need Volunteers!
Vacation Bible School 2015 is coming. This year's theme is Surf Shack. Watusi, Twist, or Surfer Stomp your way to a greater understanding of Godís amazing love!

Learn all about it here. Register online or volunteer here.

Rally Ball Tennis Camp
Children in 1st-4th grade are invited to an Indoor Rally Ball Tennis Camp for beginners with Coach Caryn. Learn all about it here