Scenes from the First United Methodist Church of Whittier

Know Christ/Serve Christ/Share Christ

We are a church whose people seek to walk in the footsteps of Christ.
To Know Christ, Serve Christ, and Share Christ.

The Mission Statement of the First United Methodist Church of Whittier

Coming Events

December 21 10:00 AM Worship - is the fourth Sunday of Advent. Under the direction of C-J Conklin, Shawn Hadcock, Amy Ray, and Betty Spelman we will present a Christmas play, “An Imperfect Christmas Pageant.”

December 24, Christmas Eve
5:00 PM Family Worship - A traditional family service filled with Christmas carols, special music, and congregational candles lit at the close of worship. All are welcome! Come and set aside the bustle of activity and enter into a spirit of celebration as we honor our Savior’s birth.
10:30 PM Musical Vespers
Music for handbells, flute, and organ.
11:00 PM Candlelight Service
This service of message and carols will feature the Chancel Choir, Lessons and Carols, a Meditation by Pastor Holly, and the lighting of congregational candles. Join us under the warm glow of the beautifully adorned Sanctuary as we usher in Christmas Day.

January Mission Month

Topic – Immigration from different perspectives
Meets in the Wesley Lounge, 8:30 – 9:45 a.m.

January 4, 2015 Nan and Miguel Mairena – Reasons for migraton to USA
Mission Advocates, Western Jurisdicton
Global Ministries, United Methodist Church

January 11, 2015 Joy Prim
Missioner from Filipino Migrant Center
Long Beach, California

January 18, 2015 Rev. David Farley
Director of Justice and Compassion Ministries
California-Pacific Conference
United Methodist Church

January 25, 2015 Mona Lisa Tu’itahi
Immigrtion Attorney
Lay-member of California-Pacific Conference
National UMC leader in the area of Migrtion & Immigration

Everyone in the church is welcome to attend. All Adult Sunday School Classes will not be held due to the use of their classrooms for the Cold Weather Shelter during the month of January.

Past Events

March 17, 2013 125th Anniversary Celebration
Click for photos, Worship Service
Click for photos, Reception

February 9-10, 2013 125th Anniversary Fashion Show, Celebrating the Weddings in our Church
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One Year Bible Reading Plan
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Sunday Schedule

8:40 a.m. M & M Challengers Adult Class
8:55 a.m. TWIGS Adult Class
9:00 a.m. Adult Studies Class

10:20 a.m. Children's Sunday school (Grades 1-5)

10:00 a.m. Worship Service

3:00 p.m. Youth meet in the Fish Tank

Nursery care available Sunday morning 9:30 until 11:20 for children, Infants through Kindergarten.

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