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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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Easter Sunday Worship Services
Christ is Risen! Join us for Easter Sunday.

6:30 am: Sunrise Service
8:45 am: Upstream Service
8:45 - 10:45 am: Easter Breakfast
10:45 am: Worship Service featuring the Hallelujah Chorus
11:45 am: Easter Egg Hunt

Full details and schedule here.

Can't make it to Church? Watch the live worship webcast. Join us online at 10:45 am

Easter Egg Hunt
After the 10:45 am Easter Sunday worship, bring a basket and come for the hunt, the food and a good time

Come Sing the Hallelujah Chorus on Easter Sunday
Join us at the 10:45am worship on Easter Sunday to sing the Hallelujah Chorus

Maundy Thursday Service
We will commemorate the Last Supper Jesus and His Disciples had together.

Join us at 7pm on Thursday, April 17th.

Good Friday Service
Join us at 7pm on April 18th as we commemorate the death of Jesus on the cross

Palm Sunday - April 13, 2014 - What About Suffering? - Pastor Sadie Stone (Audio)
Listen to Pastor Sadie's sermon.

Sadie Stone and Linda Holbrook Appointed as Co-Pastors
Pastor Sadie is being reappointed to her 3rd year at First Church, while Pastor Linda is coming from Valley Faith UMC in Sunnyvale. Both full-time appointments are as of July 1st. Learn more here.

Tuesday Nights - Come Cheer on A Swing and a Prayer
Our softball team is back in action. They play Tuesday nights @ 6:30pm in Greer Park. Full schedule and results here.

Easter Sunday Breakfast - Sign up to bring food and help out
Join from 8:45-10:45 am on Easter Sunday for a delicious breakfast.

We also need people to bring food and also to help out. Sign up here.

April 6, 2014 - What Brings Fulfillment? - Pastor Michael Love (Audio)