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 

Saturday and Sunday services are available via LIVESTREAM HERE

We have resumed in-person worship, and are following all CDC, Church, and County guidelines for social distancing, mask usage, and sanitation. Please check out our re-entry video and what to expect HERE

 

Contemporary WorshipSaturday at 6 p.m.

 

Traditional WorshipSunday at 10:00 a.m.

 

Mid-Week Prayer ServiceWednesday at 12:15 p.m.

 

Children’s Ministries

Childcare, Nursery Sunday School, and Wednesday night programming are CURRENTLY SUSPENDED due to Covid-19.We hope that Sunday School and in-person Children’s Activities will resume soon. We are making decisions based on CDC, church, and county guidelines. For updates check HERE

Nursery (Temporarily Suspended)

Our nursery will be open on Saturday evening and Sunday morning 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.

Saturday and Sunday School (Temporarily Suspended)

Sunday School is offered before the 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m. services to children (Pre-K thru 5th Grade).

Saturday School — 5:00 p.m.
Sunday School — 9:00 a.m.

 

Wednesday Night Programs (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.

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 both in-person and virtually. We are following all CDC, Church, and County guidelines for social distancing, mask usage, and sanitation. For more information on Youth Programs please visit us HERE.

 

WEDNESDAY

Middle School and High School Weekly Zoom Meeting
6:30 PM — 7:30 PM via Zoom
Register for Zoom Sessions 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 through ZOOM or phone conference calls. For more information, please click HERE to see where you can plug in.

 

Join Our Church

 

We currently provide a one-hour VIRTUAL New Member Class, with the opportunity to join right after.

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.