About First UMC
Whether you are a visitor to Kearney, a UNK student, a new resident, or a long-time resident of Kearney looking for a church family; there is a place for you among us.
What will you find at First United Methodist?
- A Christian community that will welcome you warmly, and will walk with you wherever you are on your spiritual journey.
- A church family that wants to surround everyone who we meet with the love of Christ.
- An active church full of children, youth, and adults walking together.
- A church heavily involved in missions locally and around the world.
- Friendly, caring, and compassionate Christians who strive to embody Christ’s reminder to “love God with all our heart, soul, mind and strength”; and “to love our neighbor as our self.”
FUMC Mission Statement
The First United Methodist Church of Kearney is a Christian community that meets people wherever they are spiritually, and walks with them, so that together we may grow in Christ, learn from Christ, and become servants of Christ.
FUMC Vision Statement
In order to grow in Christ, to learn from Christ, and serve Christ; we will be a Christian community characterized by our Wesleyan Heritage of: Doing Good, Doing no Harm, and Staying in Love With God.