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Thank you for visiting our website, we look forward to your visit in person to experience our community here in Melrose, Massachusetts. Please make yourself at home and learn more about our welcoming congregation. You can contact us using the information on our "Contact" page for more information or to speak with someone about our congregation. We look forward to meeting you at worship soon!

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First United Methodist Church

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Our Mission and Vision

Together we are called to be a welcoming Christian congregation that lifts the spirit and compels us to reach out to the community to bear witness to God's presence in our lives. As a people called by God, our vision is to be a servant people striving for peace and love in an imperfect world.

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A Reconciling Congregation

The First United Methodist Church of Melrose embraces Jesus' message that God loves and accepts every person. Jesus calls us to the ministry of reconciliation and grace. Read more about what it means for us to be a reconciling community.

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Ministries for Children and Youth

Our church's youth and children gather on Sunday mornings during Sunday school time to connect with each other, share and learn about themselves, their faith and the world around them.

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Ministries for Adults

At FUMC, we offer fellowship, service, and spiritual growth opportunities for adults of all ages.

What's New at FUMC

A Message from Our Pastor: September

Dear friends,

It’s September. The air grows cooler, the skies bluer, the shadows lengthen. In its own way, for many people, September is a time of beginnings. The new school year brings a fresh […]

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FUMC Melrose Welcomes New Minister, Sept. 7

The First United Methodist Church, 645 Main St., Melrose, will becelebrating Homecoming Sunday on Sunday, September 7, with a breakfastat 9 a.m. followed by a Homecoming Worship Service at 10:30 a.m. inthe Sanctuary. […]

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