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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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Young Adult Worship: 3rd Thursday of the month at 8pm

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

April 19, 2105 - 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.

Documentary film, Matthew Shepard is a Friend of Mine
Join us on April 26th as we screen this award-winning feature documentary about Matthew Shepard, the gay young man who was murdered in Laramie, WY.

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)

Monday Nights - Great Decisions 2015: The Loughry Discussion Series
Great Decisions is a series of thought-provoking and lively discussions on Global Issues and US International Relations. Learn more here.