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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  • Dinner & A MOvie

    Thursday, June 21 at 4:30 PM

    Christian Life Center

    Join us this Thursday for our monthly Senior Saints Dinner & A Movie!  This month's movie is Same Kind of Different As Me.  Cost for the dinner, movie, and popcorn is $5.  Call Candy Poirier at 623-6668 ext. 117 to RSVP.

  • Columbarium Work Day

    Saturday, June 23 at 8:00 AM

    Front Lawn of the Sanctuary

    We will have a work day on the area surrounding the Columbarium to prepare for the beginning of the Columbarium Beautification Project.  Any help will be greatly appreciated!

  • Vacation Bible School 2018

    Monday, July 9 - Thursday, July 12

    9:00 am - 12:00 PM

    Christian Life Center

    Vacation Bible School: Shipwrecked is almost here!  This summer’s theme is Shipwrecked.  Kids will learn that Jesus will carry them through life’s storms.  VBS is for kids ages Pre-K through 3rd grade.  Register online HERE.

    Note: Deadline to register and receive a VBS t-shirt is Friday, June 15.

  • CAMP 45 Missions Camp

    Monday, July 9 - Thursday, July 12

    9:00 am - 12:00 PM

    Underground Youth (basement of Education Building)

    Too old for VBS?  We've got you covered!  Camp 45 is a mini missions camp for completed 4th and 5th graders.  Kids will go out into the Hot Springs community to complete mini mission projects throughout the week.  Register online HERE.

  • Castaway Island music Camp

    Monday, July 16 - Thursday, July 19

    9:00 am - 12:00 PM

    Christian Life Center

    The fun doesn't stop with VBS!  This year’s summer music camp theme will be a spin-off of VBS.  On Castaway Island, kids will learn how to play instruments to accompany the music from VBS they loved!  Drums Alive will also be back for a fun day of percussion exercising! Castaway Island is for completed 1st - 5th graders. Register online HERE.