News & Announcements

FUMCCG "I Am the Change" Mission Trip to the Dominican Republic a Success!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables is now in the Dominican Republic, from June 13-18, 2017, where our group of dedicated FUMCCG missionaries has embarked on a labor of love that will change the lives of countless children and families in the barrios of Santo Domingo Oeste. ...Keep Reading

"I Am the Change" Missions & Graduation Sunday Combined Service and Luncheon is May 21! See the ConGRADulatory Video!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

"I Am the Change" Missions & Graduation Sunday is May 21! Join Us for a Special Tribute Service- Join us in celebrating our wonderful high school, college, military, and vocational school graduates on Sunday, May 21 as we host a special Combined Service Graduation Sunday service and luncheon! ...Keep Reading

2017 FUMCCG Youth Mission Trip to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota Makes Big Difference!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

From July 7-15, 2017, our First United Methodist Church of Coral Gables Youth Group will visit South Dakota to serve the Oglala Lakota tribe of Pine Ridge Reservation. While there, our youth mission team will work at The Dream Center, a program that provides life-changing aid, hunger relief, activities, Christian teaching and worship to Lakota children....Keep Reading

Reformation Celebration is this Sunday, Oct 1! Celebrate 500th Anniversary with Us

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

FIrst UMC Coral Gables Celebrates 500 years of Protestant Reformation! October 2017 marks the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s nailing his 95 Theses to the door of Castle Church in Wittenburg, Germany and the start of the Protestant Reformation. In celebration of this event, join us next Sunday, October 1 at 2:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary, as Ed Baker and Friends present "Reformation 500 ...Keep Reading

Join the Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables asks all to join us in providing relief to the many people whose lives have been so greatly impacted by Hurricane Harvey by taking our "Flood Bag Challenge!" Pick up a brown bag - provided at our church office or during Sunday services - and start filling it with much-needed items for victims of this devastating hurricane. Once filled, drop it off here at your church and we will ensure that all bags are sent directly to Texas through UMCOR (United Methodist Committee On Relief); and into the hands of those that have lost so much....Keep Reading

Happy New Year!

Posted onJanuary 3, 2018 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

First UMC Coral Gables wishes all of our church family members, friends, neighbors and partners a joyous new year! Thank you to everyone who volunteered their time and talents and invested their heart and love in reaching out and providing much needed help locally and internationally to our brothers and sisters. As 2018 kicks off, we invite everyone to join us in doing more good, in more places. Sign up to volunteer today!...Keep Reading

Thanksgiving Meal Prep & Delivery Makes Giant Impact!

Posted onNovember 27, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

THANK YOU to our amazing church family, friends and neighbors who once again joined First UMC Coral Gables, Branches and others in preparing and delivering Thanksgiving meals for our needy South Florida families! Our Founders Hall and entire church campus was energized with love and the spirit of service and we were so proud of each of you heeding the call to help! #Thanksgiving #EndHungerSoFla #GablesStrong...Keep Reading

FUMCCG Partners with Branches for Thanksgiving Food Drive & Meal Delivery!

Posted onNovember 1, 2017 | by: Janet Lopez | 0 comments

Please contribute to First UMC Coral Gable's Thanksgiving Food Drive, carried out in conjunction with Branches, from November 1-15 to help feed needy families in our community. Needed items include instant mashed potatoes, gravy, canned cranberries and stuffing. For details, please contact Rev. Vidalis Lopez at vlopez@fumccg.org. ...Keep Reading