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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

©2000-2011 First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto
Next Sunday: Join us for worship at 8:45 and 10:45 am.

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Recent Sermons
September 25 - Laity Sunday - Reflections from a 7th Grade Social Studies Teacher - Pam Cutkosky

September 18 - The Body of Christ: Disability & Faith - Pastor Beth Cademartori

September 11 - Take the Plunge - Pastor Linda Holbrook

September 4 - The Kingdom Economy - Pastor Linda Holbrook

August 28, 2016 - Building Barns - Pastor Beth Cademartori

Compassion Week, October 3-9
United Methodists are connectional, and here is a way to get connected! Los Altos UMC is hosting their annual Compassion Week THIS week. There are opportunities for all ages to serve and engage the wider community. Find out more here.

Koinonia Fellowship Group
Celebrate Oktoberfest at Hardy's Bavarian Restaurant in Sunnyvale on Saturday, October 8. Dinner will start promptly at 5:30 p.m. and is $25 per person (includes tax and gratuity). RSVP to Janet and Bill Nicholls by Oct. 6.

Africa Photo Safari, October 16
The Bellardos recently returned from a trip to Africa, and will be sharing their photos and stories on Sunday, October 16 at 6:30 pm. All are invited. Please bring a dessert to share.