Closings due to COVID-19





Our Mission

Loving, Sharing, Serving, Reaching Through the Word of Christ.

In this Church community, you will find people loving God and each other. We share our spiritual gifts, our financial gifts, and the gift of our presence with each other. Through different worship services and many ministries and programs, we love to serve. We do not just serve the people who come into the Church buildings; we go out in to the world, to reach the arms of Jesus' love, to everyone in Morehead City, North Carolina, and even outside of the country! Our lofty mission is grounded and founded in the Word of Christ.

Join us for Sunday morning worship:

8:30 am - Traditional

9:45 am - Contemporary

11:00 am - Traditional

Nursery provided during all services. 

Sunday school for all ages at 9:45 am


First United Methodist Church

900 Arendell Street

Morehead City, NC 28557


Our office hours are Monday-Thursday 8:00am-5:00pm

Friday 8:00am-1:00pm.

upcoming Events

Easter EGGing

FUMC Scholarships

Easter EGGing


Because we can't gather for a traditional egg hunt, we want to bring the egg hunt to you! THIS IS FREE AND OPEN TO ALL KIDS (birth through 5th grade. Sign up and our team will come to your front yard with an EGGstra special delivery for each child in your household on Saturday, April 11th! To prevent the spread of germs, we will limit the size of our distribution team, wear gloves and change them between each household, and only deliver to front yards (we will come and scatter the eggs).

FUMC Feeds

FUMC Scholarships

Easter EGGing


FUMC Feeds is serving drive thru lunches on Saturdays from 11a-1p to those who are in need during to the COVID-19 closures. Please spread the word in your community and with your neighbors. You do not need a reservation and the meal is FREE! We just want to love on our community and provide a little extra support. 

FUMC Scholarships

FUMC Scholarships

Virtual Sunday School

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 Each year the FUMC Scholarship Committee awards scholarships to deserving students who plan to continue their education beyond the high school level.  Priority for awards goes to FUMC members with financial need, but other community residents may also apply.  Guidelines and forms are now available in the office and online and need to be emailed to

with the subject line:  Scholarship Application. Deadline is April 27, 2020.

Virtual Sunday School

Virtual Sunday School

Virtual Sunday School

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Kids can now attend Sunday school at home. Find the 'Kids" menu on the church app and this will give you the option for Virtually Sunday school and 5 Minute Family Devotions. 

Virtual Youth Group

Virtual Sunday School

Virtual Youth Group


Youth - Be sure to check the app or instagram for Youth Devotions, Prayer, Scripture and QUARANTINE QUIET TIME. Send us a video telling us where you have seen Jesus today.

Rise Against Hunger

Virtual Sunday School

Virtual Youth Group


We are grateful for your commitment to joining us in our efforts to eliminate world hunger by the year 2030! While our event has been canceled, we still need your help. In the midst of ongoing global health concerns,  Please consider making a donation to enable us to nourish lives, empower communities and respond to emergencies around the globe. 


Feed coming soon