Making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

Connect ~ Love ~ Grow ~ Serve
Connect with one another, Love God through Worship,
Grow in your faith and Serve one another.


Ron Harris Co-Pastor

Karla Sheffy Co-Pastor

Cheryl Doty Music Director

Edison Toe Youth Director

Cindy Kienholz Children’s Director

Bob Potter Church Administrator

Kathy Herrera Administrative Assistant


Sunday Morning

8:15 a.m. In-Person Worship in the Sanctuary
10:35 a.m. Live Stream On-Line (click below)
10:35 a.m. In-Person Worship in the Sanctuary
(Nursery available for Sunday School and 10:35 Worship)

Sunday School 9:15 a.m.

First United Methodist Church
823 Merchant, Emporia, Kansas 66801
Phone: (620) 342-6186


The 10:35 service is broadcast live on KVOE (1400) AM radio and live-streamed. Click HERE for live streaming.

Our location is Handicap Accessible.


Print your own Worship Guide  –

August 7, 2022 – WEBSITE – Worship Guide

We would like to announce the addition of Edison De-Conti Toe

as our new Youth Director!



We will share Edison with Grace United Methodist Church. He will be part-time clergy there and part-time Youth Director here at FUMC. We welcome the opportunity to get to know him and have the Youth Director position filled. Welcome to Emporia Edison!