Welcome to First Church!

One Church - two campuses

Lots of great people

We are the church together - join us!

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In response to the Executive Orders of Governor Kelly and the direction of the Great Plains Conference,
we will continue to monitor the COVID situation in our area and make adjustments as necessary.


We are pleased to let you know that the Task Force and Trustees
have now approved some limited re-opening our buildings.
See First Church Task Force News, Updates and Details Here 

October Sermon Series

In-person Worship Experience Sundays at 9:00 AM First Church West Campus

Seating is limited to 100 inside in Great Room and 45 outside on Patio (weather permitting).

Advanced registration is required to abide by gathering limitations!


Weekly Registration: 9 am Monday – 12 pm Friday
or until we reach capacity.


All safety protocols, guidelines,
and other best practices will be followed.


We will evaluate whether to continue these options weekly, depending on how well we follow these guidelines
and on how well the community is doing with the virus.

NOTE: This service will include the same message as the
online worship service, though the music and liturgy may differ.

Worship Online with Us!

New services available 8AM Sundays

Watch it Again!!!  Recorded services all available on our  First Church Lawrence Ks YouTube Channel  

Trouble Signing In for Online Worship?

Worship Daily

EveryDay Worship Devotional Guides

2nd & 4th Thursday Each Month

Gathering Time 5:45 – Worship at 6:00
Check the calendar for more information

Bishops of the United Methodist Church, ask every United Methodist to reclaim their baptismal vows to resist evil, injustice, and oppression in whatever forms they present themselves.


Additional information and resources are available on our Justice Page or at UMC.org/EndRacism

Current and Upcoming Events

Thursday, Oct 22 5:45 PM

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Sunday, Oct 25 3:00-4:30 PM

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1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 7:00PM

Join Game Master Morgan
and Celebrity Host Pastor Jeni

Tuesday, Nov 1 7:00 PM

About First Church

Our Mission is to connect and empower people for living the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

Believing that all people are unique and beloved children of God, Lawrence First United Methodist Church affirms that all persons, without exception, are welcome to participate fully in the life of our congregation.

We are a community of believers whose faith has been formed through reason, experience, scripture, and tradition.

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First Church, Lawrence, Ks
A United Methodist Family

946 Vermont St
Lawrence, KS 66044-2832