We are glad you are here!
Welcome to the First United Methodist Church of Hammond, LA. Our mission states that we are Developing an Authentic Christian Community through worship, fellowship and service.
FUMC is known as a warm and welcoming faith community that reaches out in the name of Christ to include new families, serve those in need in our community, and offer spiritually nourishing worship, both Traditional and Contemporary in style.
We would love for you to join us!
The people say...
"I love the encouraging atmosphere at FUMC Hammond. Worshiping with other members of the body of Christ allows a feeling of peace and serenity while singing His praise. I am involved in many committees of the church because I enjoy the relationships that have grown out of this fellowship. Through these committees, serving the community with my church family has allowed me to see God's work at hand. A seemingly small gesture done in God's love can affect someone in ways we cannot imagine." MG
"I love FUMC Hammond because I can just be myself and the church still loves me at ; there are no conditions." EL
Reverend Donakey's and Cheryl's daughter Miranda is attending Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas. As Miranda explores a call to ministry, among other options, she is part of a group on campus which travels in teams to area churches and lead worship services.
On April 12th, Miranda's team went to Hunter, Arkansas and the following letter was received the next week. Congratulations Miranda on your first sermon and a job well done!
Click on any of the pictures below to be linked to our thriving ministries here at FUMC!
Led by Emily Maska
Led by Cheryl Donakey
UMW groups and others
Contemporary Service : 9:00 AM
Sunday School: 10:00 AM
Traditional Service: 11:00 AM
Check out our Children's Easter Celebration!
Click below to see sermon summaries and scripture for the current week.
Click below to Register for VBS 2015!
Please make note that this website is under continuous construction. Thank you for your consideration.