Plan Your Visit to First UMC Oak Park

Hey there! Thank you for stopping by our website. If you are searching for a welcoming church, we know we are the place for you.

Feel free to check out the "About" page where you can find the answers to frequently asked questions.


If you have never been to our church before, come by this Sunday or attend any of the events below! We would love to get to know you. We want to see lives changed here by the power of Jesus Christ, and we see that happen every week when someone steps through our doors. We look forward to meeting you! God bless.

- Rev. Reid


Sermon Series

Sermon Series

Join in worship for the new sermon series How Do You Change Your Life?



January Prayer Challenge

21-Day Prayer Challenge Begins

First UMC is starting the new year with a prayer challenge!  Let's commit to seek God's direction as 2023 begins. 


Click here to get involved.  Don't worry if you miss the launch - jump in any time in January.  The key is that you just begin!  


Let us know you're in so we can encourage one another on the journey! Email  




Starting Feb. 15th 

Alpha Course

Wednesday Nights Starting Feb 15

Join in to the Alpha course to explore the basics of the Christian faith in a safe and non-judgemental environment.  For more information click here.

February  20th

First and Third Mondays

Prayer Sessions at the church


Chapel and Sanctuary open for private prayer and meditation.  Resources available for self-guided experience.


Pastor - led scripture reading and prayer will be offered for the gathered community.


Chapel and Sanctuary re-open for private prayer and meditation.  Resources available for self-guided experience.

Church Calendar

Take a look at the events happening at First UMC Oak Park.  Want to book a room or have a question about an event? Reach out to the church office!