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The First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto, California - A Welcoming Church spreading the Good News of Jesus Christ to the people of San Mateo and Santa Clara counties since 1894. We're conveniently located in downtown Palo Alto near the Stanford University campus. Whether you're in the Silicon Valley or on the Peninsula, we want to be your Church home.

We invite you and your family to worship with us any Sunday morning.

Our members come from all over the San Francisco bay area including Atherton, Belmont, Burlingame, Campbell, Castro Valley, Cupertino, East Palo Alto, Foster City, Fremont, Gilroy, Half Moon Bay, Los Altos, Los Gatos, Menlo Park, Millbrae, Milpitas, Morgan Hill, Mountain View, Newark, Pacifica, Palo Alto, Portola Valley, Redwood City, San Carlos, San Francisco, San Mateo, San Jose, Santa Clara, Saratoga, Stanford, Sunnyvale and Walnut Creek.

Check out our Visitors Information section for more information about the First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto

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

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Over 1000 toys and gifts are needed for the Toy and Teen Shoppe
Help brighten a child's Christmas by donating a new, unwrapped toy to fill the shelves of the "Toy Shoppe". We also need books or other gifts for teens. The deadline is Sunday, December 13th

Advent Candlelight Dinner
Join us December 6th for an elegantly catered dinner, featuring the music of the Main Street Singers. Make your reservations here.

Advent Procession with Carols Service
Join us at 6:00pm on December 6th for this beloved First Church Advent tradition. Can't make it to Church?
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November 22, 2015 Sermon - Give Thanks - Pastor Shijung Shim (Audio)

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

Annual Women's Retreat - Sign Up Now
Marylee Sheffer is the retreat leader for our annual Women's Retreat. Join us. Learn more and sign up here.

October 18, 2015 Sermon - Understanding Other Religions: Hinduism - Pastor Beth Cademartori