Updated: 03/18/20 2:15 p.m.

The following is a list of ministries that are suspended immediately and until further notice. 

Preschool Classes

First Church Kids (Wednesday Children)

United Methodist Women (April)

Scouting Groups

Suppers at Lincoln Connection

UMW Circles

Confirmation Class

First Church Students (Sunday Youth)

Committee and Team Meetings

Wednesday Night Suppers

Small Groups

All Outside Groups Renting Our Facilities

Knitting Groups

Volunteer Appreciation Lunch (This Sunday)

Music Rehearsals

New Member Dinner

Worship (Sat. 6:15, Sun. 9:00, Sun. 10:30)

We will be providing a live online worship service experience on Sunday morning. You may access the live stream each Sunday at 8:45 a.m. by going to facebook.com/firstchurchnp. Please note that a Facebook account is not required in order to stream worship. The service will begin at 9:00 a.m.

We will continue to post the sermon to our website no later than 3:00 p.m. each Sunday afternoon.

Welcome to First Church!

First United Methodist Church of North Platte, Nebraska

First Church is on the move... not because we are so good... but because the love of Jesus is so amazing!

We are leaving a spiritual legacy for the next generation of Christ-followers!!


Saturday 6:15 p.m.

Sunday 9:00 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.

Come every weekend and experience great music, relevant messages, and a relaxed atmosphere. Click here for more information on each of our worship gatherings.

Upcoming Events

Hang tight while we look up scheduled events...

Beyond Worship

Your spirituality affects all 168 hours of your week, not just one hour on the weekend. Here are some of the ways we connect beyond worship. Fill out our Connect form for more information.

  • Sunday Nights \\ Students

    For Students in 6th - 12th grades. Doors open at 6:00. Each night starts at 6:30 and ends at 8:00.

  • Wednesday Nights \\ Supper and Children

    Let us do the cooking and connect over a great meal served at 5:30. Also, Children in Preschool - 5th grades are invited to stay and engage in a great ministry designed for them from 6:00 to 7:15.

  • Adults are welcome to connect in a Small Group. Small Groups meet a various times and places so that you can connect at a deeper level.

Our Mission

Our mission is to leave a spiritual legacy for the next generation of Christ-followers.

  • Leaving A Legacy

    Explore and connect with First Church.

    We want to help you take the next step in your faith. Feel free to click around to discover more about our beliefs, our worship gatherings, and if you're ready to connect click here.

  • The Next Generation

    Children and Students.

    We love children at First Church and want to help develop them spiritually. From preschool to High School, check out everything we have to offer the next generation.

    Kids First Preschool | 3 to 5 year olds

    Children | Preschool through 5th Grade

    Students | 6th Grade through 12th grade

  • Following Christ

    Impact your spiritual journey.

    Take the next step in your journey with Christ in a community of God's people by volunteering, joining a Small Group, and more. Find out more here.