The people of First United Methodist Church, Fort Scott are committed to serving God and our neighbors in the Fort Scott community and beyond!

We mix a relaxed atmosphere with inspiring, traditional worship at 10:30am.

Each week, Pastor Christopher Eshelman shares sermons based on

Scripture and our daily lives.

You are invited to come as

you are and join us in person

or online each Sunday!

Rev. Christopher Eshelman in his study

Worship Service: Sundays at 10:30am

Sunday School 9:30am in the education wing.

Each week, we have 3 adult classes as well as a nursery,

preschool group and Sunday Morning Explore! for kids

and First UMC Youth for teens.

Covid is spiking again in Fort Scott and Bourbon County. We recommend you get vaccinated/boosted and have masks available in the building and we encourage their use in large gatherings.

The mission of First UMC Fort Scott is:
“to share the good news of the life, death and resurrection
of Jesus Christ and to exemplify the love of God by
knowing Christ, growing in Christ, serving Christ and sharing Christ”

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Join us in daily prayer for our church, community and world at 3:01pm, 

(or set an alarm for another time

that works better for you.

The Upper Room offers a Daily Devotional that you may find helpful.

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