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    Welcome Rev. Dr. Hannah Ka!

    06.28.20 | News

    Welcome Rev. Dr. Hannah Ka as our Pastor of Discipleship! Rev. Hannah brings experience in two very important areas that will help First Church in our vision of being one church with many different expressions in many different...

      Return To Church - The Plan

      06.14.20 | News | by Holly Watt

      As coronavirus indicators stablilize in our corner of California and health authorities allow resumption of activities under approved modifications, the question, "When will First Church reopen in-person worship and on-campus activity?" becomes...

        First Church Anti-racism Response

        06.12.20 | News

          There is no question about the world we live in being tilted to benefit some and hurt others. The only question is how much we understand the truth of this? Having a police office kneel on the neck of an African-American man while...

          Celebrating Pastor Melissa & Saying Goodbye

          06.07.20 | News

          Over the past four years, our church family has been nurtured by the enthusiasm, organizational skills and passion of Pastor Melissa. Please express your thoughts and appreciation for her through cards and letters mailed to: First United...

            New Associate Pastor Announced

            03.23.20 | News

            Good News! On March 17, First Church received the following letter from our District Superintendent, Rev. John Farley: "Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ at First UMC of San Diego,  On behalf of Bishop Grant...

              Covid-19, First Church & You

              03.11.20 | News | Articles

              A message from Rev. Trudy (May 28, 2020) My dear friends, I was just beginning to recognize your faces and remember your names when we went into this shelter-in-place.  I know that we are experiencing something very unique and...

                What about the UMC split?

                01.22.20 | News

                There has been a lot in the news recently about the potential split in the UMC, and as a pastoral staff we wanted to address some questions and concerns some of you may have.  First, we want to share with you that nothing has yet changed...

                  Ash Wednesday 2020

                  01.16.20 | News

                  We hope you will plan to be present for these meaningful opportunities to enter into a good Lent!