We are grateful for God's Love and take hope in the Amazing Grace of Jesus Christ


Salem First is a kind, caring congregation that seeks to be in mission. When you attend our services or special events it is our hope that you feel welcomed. We are all in a journey of faith, helping each other see the grace of God, experience the love of Jesus Christ and live in the comfort of the Holy Spirit.

Wherever you are in your faith journey, whether just starting out or having been at it for awhile, we invite you to come join us at our "Fortress of Faith".

Pastor P. Douglas George

Old Testament: II Kings 20:14-19

Gospel Lesson: Mark 16:14-20

"The Hezekiah Syndrome"

Pastor John Fitch 

(11 a.m. "Hearts on Fire")

Pastor John and Krista Fitch are returning from doing missionary work in Africa this week.  Pastor Fitch will be bringing the message at "Hearts on Fire" on Sunday, August 12th.

Please come and welcome them home!



8:30 a.m. in Chapel & 10:45 a.m. in Sanctuary | Sunday

11:00 a.m. - "Hearts on Fire" Fellowship Hall | Sunday

Salem First U.M.C. will be hosting the Banquet of Salem on Monday, August 20th at the Memorial Building.  Volunteers are needed!  Please see Connie Sanor of Lynn Popa for more information.

Sunday School Rally Day is planned for Sunday, August 26th.  Sunday School Hour begins at 9:30 a.m.  Please invite family and friends and come for Sunday School that morning.  It is our goal to have 100 folks in Sunday School that day.

Back to Church Sunday is planned for Sunday, September 9th.  The adult choir will be singing that day and Pastor George will deliver the message. 

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Everyone Is Welcome

Verse of the Week:

"We love him, because he first loved us."

1 John 4:19


Phone: (330) 337-9531
Fax: (330) 337-0278
Email: ​office@firstumcsalem.org

244 S. Broadway Ave. 
Salem, OH 44460
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First United Methodist Church

Salem, Ohio