Welcome! God Cares About You, and So Do We.

7520 W Lapham St, West Allis, WI 53214   –   414-774-5500
Email: fumcwaoffice@fumcwa.org 

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Two Services 8:00am & 11:00am Sanctuary
11:00a YouTube Streaming


It’s Never Too Late to Join the Fun!!

First Church is really excited and blessed to again offer AWANA. This fun Bible Club for children ages 3K to Grade 8 meets on Wednesday evenings during the school year from 6:15-8:00 pm. For more information or to download registration forms, click here.


Support for Hurricane Ian Victims

As we learn of the devastation left following Hurricane Ian, many may be wondering how to help. 

Churches can financially support the work of UMCOR and its local partners by giving to UMCOR U.S. Disaster Response and Recovery fund (Advance #901670).  

For more information on how you can help, please go to this link: https://www.wisconsinumc.org/news-detail/ways-to-help-hurricane-ian-17055435


YOUTH CAMP at PINE LAKE – “BACK TO SCHOOL”

West Allis: First UMC and Waukesha: Salem UMC will host a Youth Camp at Pine Lake Camp Center on October 7-8, 2022. Departing Friday at 4:30 pm  and return on Saturday at 6:00 pm.

Transportation, meals, and overnight accommodations with beds will be provided at no cost. All youth in grades 6-12 are invited to participate. Please register by September 25, 2022. Click here for more information.


Upcoming Events in October

Lots of events happening in October, click here for more information.


Music Ministry – Come Join Us!

We are excited for our fall music season at church. All are welcome, returning members and new members! Click here for more information on the choirs.


Serve One Another – Volunteer!

There’s no better way to get to know people in the church family and grow in our faith, than to volunteer and serve together. First Church has many volunteer opportunities to help you build relationships while you reach out and give back to our church community. Current Volunteer Opportunities: Ushers, Greeters, Welcome Center, Prayer Team, Tech Team, Communion Stewards, Children’s Message, Nursery, AWANA, Youth Sunday School Leaders. Come and serve this fall! We need YOU! Please prayerfully consider serving. Training for all areas will be provided. Please contact Pastor Sam today!


Training for Effective Discipleship Series October 22

Click here for more information.


New Member Class

FUMCWA is a warm and welcoming community of faith. We are always glad to have others partner with us in our mission to share God’s love! If you are interested in finding a place to call home as you grow in faith and deepen relationships with others, please consider becoming a member. A New Members Class will be held on October 29, 2022, in the Gathering Room from 9:00-11:00 am. Please contact the church office or Pastor Sam if you are interested.


Support for Ukraine

Do you want to support those in Ukraine? Click here for information regarding support through UMCOR United Methodist Committee on Relief and a liturgy of prayers for Ukraine, Russia, & Europe.


The Youth of FUMCWA Podcasts Now Available

Click here to learn more about the youth of our church and their podcasts!


Come Grow with Us! We are hiring a Part Time Custodian for our church!

And if you are interested in a part time position as a church custodian, click here for more information.


Free Food Deliveries For Seniors

In partnership with United Way of Greater Milwaukee & Waukesha County and DoorDash, Hunger Task Force is excited to offer a brand new senior food delivery program called Stockbox DoorDash. The program provides income-eligible seniors with an opportunity to receive home delivery of a FREE Stockbox monthly starting in August.  For more information or to register, visit Hunger Task Force’s website.