625 Hamilton Ave.
Palo Alto, CA 94301

650.323.6167
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3RD S3SSION Young Adult Worship

Young Adult Worship at First Church Palo AltoIn honor of the thanksgiving season we'll give thanks to God for the many Simple Gifts in Our lives. Please Join us for our November 3RD S3SSION worship on Thursday November 20th at our new time 8PM in the Wesley Room. All are welcome.

October 19, 2014 Photo Memories

Walking to end Hunger at First Church Palo AltoThe youth joined Pastor Sadie on the Crop Hunger Walk. They raised $1200 to help end hunger around the world and in our community. Great job!

Children are always welcome at First Church Palo AltoWhat is Pastor Sadie whisking up with the kids?

Children are always welcome at First Church Palo Alto

Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo AltoPastor Linda's sermon was "Gifts and Service"

Choir1014c.jpgToday's anthem was "Help Us To Help Each Other "

Pastor Sadie of First Church Palo Alto

October 5, 2014 Photo Memories

Children are always welcome at First Church Palo AltoWe celebrated World Communion Sunday. Pastor Sadie used a map to show the children where in the world some members of the congregation are from.

Tongan Choir at First Church Palo AltoThe Tongan Choir sang

Communion at First Church Palo AltoCelebrating Communion with bread from around the world.

Communion at First Church Palo AltoAll are welcome at the Communion Table

Rev. Sione Halafa'u of the First Tongan United Methodist ChurcRev. Sione Halafa'u of the First Tongan United Methodist Church preached. His sermon was "Rock of Ages, Cleft for Me"

Hear the word of the Lord at First Church Palo AltoHear the word of the Lord

Fellowship at First Church Palo AltoAfter church we joined together on the patio for a soup lunch

September 28, 2014 Photo Memories

Enriching Children's Programs at First Church Palo AltoThe children said goodbye to our departing Children and Youth Coordinator

Childrens ministry at First Church Palo AltoWe're all sad to see her go

Pastor Sadie Stone of First Church Palo AltoPastor Sadie's sermon was... A Life of Stewardship - Investments: Securities -“We Are Assured of God’s Love”

A wide variety of music can be heard at First Church Palo AltoThank you to Fiume di Musica

Pastor Linda Holbrook of First Church Palo Alto


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.

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Young Adult Worship:

Sunday - Trunk or Treat
Halloween is just around the corner and we're celebrating with our first Trunk-Or-Treat experience! Learn more here.

Iraq, ISIL, and Hong Kong - Great Decisions Special
Join us after worship on November 9th as Tom Fingar leads another discussion of international hotspots, this time focusing on developments in Iraq and Syria, and the self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL).

Job Opening - Preschool Teacher
We're seeking an able candidate to be a teacher at First School Preschool. Learn more here

YOFPA - Youth Group Schedule
Our youth group has a full schedule of exciting activities planned for the Fall. Check them out here.

Church Workshop
In September we held a workshop about a new form of leadership. Since many people were unable to attend, we will be repeating that workshop on November 8th

Order Handmade Christmas Cards - Support Missions
The UMW are selling handmade greeting cards. Every purchase supports mission projects globally. Buy them on November 2nd and 9th.

Job Opening - Children and Youth Ministry Coordinator
We're seeking an able candidate to be our Children and Youth Ministry Coordinator. Learn more here.