First United Methodist Church of Hot Springs

Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Hot Springs!

We are centrally located in the Historic Downtown of Hot Springs, Arkansas.  Want to learn more?  Explore our website, send us an email, or give us a call at 501.623.6668 with any questions!

The church is located at 1100 Central Avenue in Hot Springs.

The church office is open from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Monday - Friday.

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We never have a slow season here at FUMC Hot Springs!  Here's a quick look at some of the fun events and activities we've hosted over the past few months.

This Week @ FUMC

Check out what's happening at First United Methodist Church this week!  

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  • Fall Festival & Trunk Or Treat

    Sunday, October 28 from 4:00 - 6:00 PM

    Front FUMC Parking Lot

    The Annual Community Fall Festival and Trunk or Treat will be next Sunday, October 28 from 4:00 - 6:00 pm in the Christian Life Center and FUMC front parking lot.  Wear your non- scary costume and fill a bag with candy at Trunk or Treat, then head inside the Christian Life Center for a snack supper of hot dogs and chips!

    We need candy donations but please no nuts!  Please drop off your donations at the CLC Welcome Desk in the marked tub.  We also need lots of volunteers to make this year's event a success! To volunteer to host a trunk, please email Korie Trice at or Michelle Wilkins at

  • October Sock Drive

    The Open Arms Food Pantry is having a sock drive during the month of October. Fall and winter are upon us and many in our community are in need of warm socks for children and adults. We will have a bin in the atrium of the Christian Life Center and in the sanctuary Welcome Center to drop off pairs of new socks. We thank you for all of your support!

  • Wednesday Night dinner

    Every Wednesday from 5:00 - 6:00 PM

    Cupp Hall of the Christian Life Center

    Join us on Wednesday nights for a fun family dinner! This week’s menu includes baked chicken, broccoli and rice casserole, corn, and Do Nothing Cake.  Cost for the meal is $7 or $25 for families of four or more.