Community Ministry


Worship With Us Online
With Live Video Streaming

Live streaming video of the 10:00am Sunday Worship Service is available! To view this video stream, simply click on the link below, on any Sunday morning from 10:00am (Eastern Time) to noon.

CCLI Church Streaming & Podcast License #CSPL019090

Click here for Video Stream

The stream is through YouTube.


Options for Giving

EFT and Credit Cards please contact the Church Office (517)787-6460, 8am-4pm, Monday - Thursday, 8am-12pm Friday.
Checks may be mailed to: FUMC, 275 W. MIchigan, Jackson, MI 49201

Sermons on YouTube

Sermons from First UMC are on YouTube! We're constantly uploading new ones. If you missed a sermon, this is the place for you!

FUMC of Jackson YouTube


Attention Snowbirds!

Snowbirds, as you make your preparations to and from warmer climates, please remember to inform the church of your departure date, so we can update your records. Third class mail does not forward and is returned to the church with an addtional charge.

Another option for the newsletter is the paperless Parish Tidings. You'll get your news on time instead of waiting weeks for postal delivery. Sign up by contacting Dawn via email or 517-787-6460.


I'm in the Hospital
(Or I'm Aware of Someone Who Is)

Please let the church know that you will be or are in the hospital, or 517-787-6460. Thank you!




Welcome to First UMC Jackson! We are a United Methodist congregation comprised of people from all walks of life. We recognize that all are seekers and all are at different stages in their spiritual journeys. We welcome all individuals and, as a congregation, seek to be a reflection of Christ's love. We invite you to join with us, as together we strive to know God and be known by God as He reveals Himself in new and exciting ways.
October Sermon Schedules

October 23, 2016 -Twenty - Third Sunday after Pentecost

Scripture:I Timothy 6:17-19; Luke 19:1-10

Sermon Title: "Earn. Save. Give.:  How Far Will You Go"

Sermon Focus: John Wesley describers giving as "the farther end" toward which earning and saving lead us.  The goals of Christian discipleship is a generous life.

Sermon Text: A generous person will be enriched, and one who gives water will get water.

                                                                                Proverbs 11:25 (NRSV)

October 30, 2016 – Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost/ All Saints Sunday/ Sacrament of Holy Communion

Scripture: Ephesians 1:11-23; Luke 6:20-31

Sermon Title: For All the Saints"

Sermon Focus: We celebrate the lives of those who in faith have gone on before us.  We honor their witness to faithfulness in Christ.

Sermon Text: Rejoice in that day and leap for joy, for surely your reward is great in heaven; for that is what their ancestors did to the prophets.

                                                                                Luke 6:23 (NRSV)


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