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Kearney First United Methodist Church welcomes all individuals seeking God’s love, and we keep our doors open to every soul seeking to welcome Jesus into their hearts. We invite you to open your heart and allow His grace to fill your soul.
Our church stands as a beacon of hope in Kearney, Nebraska. We are a place of acceptance, peace, and joy to all who are moved to join us. Our church family is richly diverse, with people of different ages and backgrounds coming together to worship and serve together. Get in touch to find out more or join us for a service in person or online.
Announcements and Upcoming Events
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We have a new app! You can download it from the App Store or the Google Play Store for free! Scan the QR code on the image or search "Kearney First UMC" and download the app with our logo!
We have an Angel Tree in the Gathering Area! please return any angels selected with the gifts to the church office by December 15th!
Join Pastor Matt in the Chapel Wednesday nights during Advent for a festive hymn sing!
Our Christmas Eve services are at: 3 PM - Traditional 5 PM - Modern 7 PM - Mixtape
Since Christmas Day falls on Sunday this year, we will have one service at 9:30 AM that will be a caroling celebration of the birth of Christ!
For the 11 AM service on December 4th, the choir will be leading an interactive and uplifting musical service!
Our Children's Christmas program will take place during the 9:30 service on December 11! There will be cookies following the program.
Our Blue Christmas Service will be held at 3 PM on December 11th. This service is open to all who have experienced loss of any type during the year and may not feel up to regular Christmas celebrations.
New Year's Day is a Sunday this year! We will have one special service at 9:30 AM that day!
Christmas Program practice has begun! Practices are every Sunday from 1-2pm in the sanctuary! The dress rehearsal will be on Saturday, December 10 from 9:30 - 11 AM.
Sunday School is available for kids of all ages! If you'd like to help with Sunday School, please contact the church office.
Kingdom Kids will begin August 17th and Sunday School will begin August 21st! We are in need of volunteers to teach the classes! All lessons and materials will be provided for you. Please contact Jeanine if you’d like to volunteer!