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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 of Melrose * 645 Main Street * Melrose MA * 781-662-7060

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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. Read more about our Christian Education programs here.

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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 September note from Pastor Stacey

Dear friends,
September is a me of new beginnings for many – the crisp, fresh fall air, the starting of the school year and the return to busy schedules.
Summer is nearly over as I […]

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A Summer note from Pastor Stacey

Dear friends,
Over the summer weeks, we will have two worship series.

July & August 2017

First, in July and the beginning of August, a series called “Family Matters,” which began in June. We focus on […]

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NPR Interview with Bishop Oliveto

Click here for the link to the Interview:

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