First United Methodist Church is a "Traditional Church for a Contemporary World." We seek to proclaim the historic Christian message in ways that will reach today's world with the gospel of Jesus Christ. We seek to help people discover and develop their Christian faith and then provide opportunities to be deployed in witness and service.
9 a.m. service is a Traditional worship service where traditional hymns are sung from hymnals, a choir is present, along with a pipe organ. 11 a.m. is a Contemporary service in our Family Life Center with a praise band leading worship.
First United Methodist Church of Joplin
501 W 4th Street Joplin, MO 64801
What We Offer
We offer Sunday school classes, nursery for ages 3 and under, weekly Bible Studies, 55+ Lunch Bunch, Women's Ministries, Youth groups, Children's Ministries, and a Preschool for ages 2-5.
Dress however you like. You will see blue jeans and suits with ties. Visitor parking is provided on the north parking lot beside the fenced-in playground. An elevator is available on the corner of 4th & Byers. The Family Life Center is on ground level and handicap accessible.
Every Sunday from 8:30 am to 9:30 am
Every Sunday from 9:30 am to 10:30 am
Every Sunday at 11:00 am
Robert C Howard Jr
Within the UMC Connection
We are located four blocks west of 4th & Main (downtown Joplin) between Byers and Moffet.