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Worship Services

We invite you to join us in a worship service this week!

Saturday Night Contemporary Worship*

Saturdays 5:30pm - Downtown Campus Sanctuary

Ancient meets modern in this experiential worship experience. Bathed in light streaming through beautiful stained glass windows and surrounded by the beauty of the ancient church, worshipers sing modern songs and engage in times of prayer and spiritual connectedness with God. This come-as-you-are service offers community to anyone from anywhere. Without question, you belong here.

*professionally staffed nursery available

Traditional Worship*

Sundays 8:15am and 10:50am - Main Campus Sanctuary
Sundays 9:30am - Downtown Campus Sanctuary
Sundays 11:00am - South Campus Sanctuary

Visually rich pageantry and liturgies of the ancient church are wedded with vibrant music, excellently presented by our sanctuary choir and orchestra. Honoring our rich history as the oldest church in Waco, our traditional services include Bible-based sermons, the Lord's Prayer, and the Apostles' Creed. Connect with the deep and ancient mysteries of God in these powerful times fo worship. You belong here.

*professionally staffed nursery available

Sunday Morning Contemporary Worship*

Sunday 9:30am - Main Campus Sanctuary

Dynamic and powerful contemporary worship is led by our worship band, while a Bible-based sermon is taught by Lead Pastor Ryan Barnett. People of all ages gather during this hour of worship and prayer for a multigenerational experience of community. With a special time for children and popular Christian music, this service offers a home for people of all ages. There is no doubt, you belong here.

*professionally staffed nursery available

Hip Hop Worship*

Saturdays 6:30-8:00PM - Main Campus Chapel

Led by Pastor G (Rev. Gabe Dominguez), this worship experience is unlike any other in the city. Hip Hop artists poetically share the power of Jesus to change lives and relevant Bible-based messages are preached. It doesn't matter if you've been in church all your life or you've never darkened the door, you belong here.

*professionally staffed nursery available



College Worship

Thursdays 7:00PM - Downtown Campus

College students from Baylor, MCC, and TSTC join in fellowship and worship to love Jesus, love each other, and walk alongside strong Christian leaders during the pivotal college years. On Tuesday nights at 7pm on campus, get plugged into a First Methodist Small Group. On Sunday mornings, join us at the 9:30am contemporary service at the Cobbs Campus. First Methodist College has a place for you. You belong here.



Sunday School

*9:30am and 10:50 am - Main Campus Classrooms, Pre-K-Adults
*11:00am - Downtown Campus Classrooms, Adults
*9:30am - Downtown Campus Classrooms, Pre-K-6th Grade

There are a myriad of Sunday School classes for all ages and we have a seat for you! First Methodist Sunday School classes afford you Biblically based studies, fellowship, and lifelong friends. Classes lovingly welcome new faces all of the time. Click here for listing of Sunday School classes.



*Professionally Staffed Nursery Available


Stop by the Welcome Desk across from the Sanctuary doors before or after the service. We look forward to meeting you, and we have a free gift for you!


Don't own a Bible? We have a free Bible waiting for you at the Welcome Desk!


First Methodist Waco Campuses
Main Campus: 4901 Cobbs Drive, Waco, Texas 76710, 254.772.5630
Downtown Campus: 1300 Austin Avenue, Waco, TX 76701, 254.754.4685
South Campus: 2801 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX 76706
If you need to reach any staff member by phone, please call 254-772-5630