First United Methodist Church

Silver City, New Mexico

Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors.

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Children's Ministry

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What to Expect

About Our Church

First United Methodist Church is a long standing church located next to the Western New Mexico University Campus and downtown Silver City. We are a vibrant congregation dedicated to serving the spiritual, educational, and cultural needs of the surrounding community. Our Church is deeply rooted in holy words, and our doors are always open to community members who are looking for a quiet place to worship. Contact us, or visit us to learn more about how to become a part of our congregation.

We always welcome visitors and new members. Come join us!

Opening Hours

Come Worship with Us!

All programs with an asterisk (*) are on hold until further notice.


Worship Service: 9:00 am -10:00 am

* Nursery (newborn- 5yrs): 9:00 am-10:00 am

* Sunday School (ages 5-11): 9:00 am -10:00 am

* Youth Group (ages 9-18): 10:15 am - 11:15 am

* Adult Sunday Sunday School: 10:15 am - 11:15 am


UNM Breakfast: 8:00 am

* Mid-Week Meditation Group: 10:00 am

Bible Study: 11:00 am

* Food-Thought-Spirit: 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm , free catered dinner, bring a friend


* Hand Bell Practice: 4:15 pm

* Grace Notes Practice: 5:30 pm

"Everything that is done in the world is done by hope"

Martin Luther