Welcome to First Church Oviedo

Get to Know Us

The First United Methodist Church of Oviedo (aka First Church Oviedo) is a 1,400 member, multi-generational church located in the heart of Oviedo.  We offer three worship gatherings of varying styles, as well as many opportunities for spiritual growth and emotional support during the week. We are engaged in a variety of mission and ministry opportunities, both in our own community and throughout the world.

Our mission is FOLLOWing Jesus Christ to MAKE disciples for the TRANSFORMation of the World.

At First United Methodist Church of Oviedo, we always welcome new friends, and we hope that you will join us for Sunday worship services and weekly activities. We believe in having fun and fellowship, and would love for you to be a part of anything we do!

Please visit our Facebook Page for updates and events

Worship Services 

Sunday services are available via LIVESTREAM HERE

First United Methodist Church has adopted a revised Covid-19 Protocol and Standards in regards to public worship and gathering.

Mask Update: We are following the CDC recommendation that states masks are no longer needed inside provided you are FULLY vaccinated with both shots.

We will still have the Mask Required Section on Sunday morning (near the Nursery).

If you are NOT FULLY vaccinated, masks are strongly recommended when entering and leaving the facility. Once seated, masks are optional.

 

Casual Contemporary WorshipSaturday at 6 PM

 

Daybreak with Pastor Brian (Simple Service)– Sunday at 8:00 AM in our Historic Sanctuary

Contemporary Worship Service — Sunday at 9:00 AM

Traditional WorshipSunday at 11:00 AM

 

Mid-Week Prayer ServiceWednesday at 12:15 p.m. (on hiatus)

 

Children’s Ministries

Nursery

Our nursery will be open on Sunday morning at 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM for babies and young children. If you would like your children to remain with you for service, they are always welcome or you can utilize our Wiggle Room.

Sunday School 

Sunday School is offered for the 9:00 AM services to children (Pre-K thru 5th Grade).

Sunday School — 9:00 AM

 

Wednesday Night Programs (In-Person Temporarily Suspended)

In addition to Sunday School, our Children’s Ministry also includes Wednesday evening programming. These programs rotate based on season, so check back often.

Please check out our Virtual Wednesday Night Programming HERE

For more information about worship opportunities for children on Sundays and Wednesdays, as well as upcoming sporting events, please click HERE.

Youth Ministries

Youth Programming has resumed in-person and meets over summer.  For more information on Youth Programs please visit us HERE.
 

SUNDAY

The youth (6th-12th grades) get together for food, fun and worship
 
Middle School In-Person Group
4 PM — 6 PM in the Youth Room (2-205)
 
High School In-Person Youth Group
6 PM — 8 PM In the Youth Room (2-205)

 

Click HERE for more details on our youth programs.

 

Adult Discipleship

First Church is blessed with so many opportunities for us to learn together. Whether it is Bible Studies, Flow Groups, special opportunities like Financial Peace, or the Lead Like Jesus training. This church takes our small groups ministry seriously! A few of our classes on a temporary hiatus; however several are available in person or through ZOOM or phone conference calls. For more information, please click HERE to see where you can plug in.

 

Join Our Church

 

We have quarterly New Member Classes. Please contact the church office to find out when our next class is scheduled. (407) 365-3255

Please check out more information on How to Join

and the

United Methodist Handbook (a free online resource filled with comprehensive information about the denomination and the ways we live out our global mission).

Meet Our Pastors

We invite you to learn a little about, or contact, our Pastors.

Leadership Team Directory

Check our directory to find the best staff member to assist with your needs.

Parking

Our main parking lot is on the West side of the main Sanctuary on King Street. There is handicap parking in addition to parking spaces for our visitors. Parking for seniors is available on the street in front of both sanctuary buildings. Additional parking is also available across the street from the Historic Sanctuary.

 

MAP LINK

From Lakeland or Sanford:

  • I-4 W toward Sanford/Orlando
  • Take SR-417 S (TOLL) toward International Airports/Sanford (Exit 101B)
  • Take SR-434 E, toward Oviedo (Exit 44)
  • Turn right onto W Broadway St/SR-426
  • Turn right at first intersection onto N Lake Jessup Ave.
  • Take the 2nd left onto King St.

From Tampa:

  • I-4 E toward Orlando
  • Take SR-417 N (TOLL) toward Airport/Disney (Exit 18A)
  • Take Red Bug Lake Rd. E exit and merge right onto Red Bug Lake Rd.
  • Immediately get into the left hand turn lane and turn left onto SR 426 (W. Broadway St.)
  • Go past Oviedo High School and turn left onto N. Lake Jessup Ave.
  • Take the 2nd left onto King St.