Plan your Visit

Welcome! You are invited to experience God’s love at First United Methodist Church.
Join us as you are comfortable for any of our in person or online worship services, groups, and events.
Questions? We would be glad to help!
Please remember to pre-register for in person worship services or join us online.
For reservations and more information click here.

HEALTH AND SAFETY: caring for each other

  • If you are feeling ill in any way or may have been exposed to the coronavirus, please worship with us from home! Guidelines here.
  • Please practice social distancing and wear your mask covering the mouth and nose for the entirety of your time here. We have extra masks available. (Note: face shields are not substitutes for masks.)
  • Hand sanitizer stations are available as you enter.
  • If you or a member of your household test positive for COVID-19 within 14 days of attending a church event, please call the church office immediately so we can begin contact tracing.

PARKING: some things don’t change

  • You are welcome to park in any of the nearby lots. Please save the Fade Shop parking lot for their customers.  
  • Please put on your mask as soon as you exit your vehicle.

ENTERING THE BUILDING: we’re smiling under our masks!

  • Follow the signs directing you to enter through the main entrance by the bell tower for the sanctuary and the blue Wellspring doors by the circle drive for Wellspring.
  • Please have your mask on when you exit the car and keep it on for the duration of the time at the church, covering your mouth and nose.

SEATING: safely together

  • Pre-registration is required to reserve space for the number of people in your seating group to ensure that we do not exceed social-distanced capacity.
  • Ushers will direct you to safely-distanced seats. Your family group can sit together.
  • Space will be left between seating groups for social distancing.

FAQS: there’s a lot to ask

Q: What if I need to modify my reservation?
A: If you need to change or cancel your reservation, please email us.
Q: How will giving work?
A: Offering boxes are available at the exits in the Sanctuary and Wellspring services in lieu of passing offering plates. You can also give online through our secure portal, text FIRSTUMC to 73256 to give, or mail a check to FUMC McKinney, 315 N. Church St., McKinney, TX 75069.
Q: Are we singing?
A: Yes. We are singing with our masks on.
Q: Will restrooms be available?
A: Restrooms are available if needed. Drinking fountains are closed.
Q: What about nursery/childcare?
A: At this time, we are offering limited nursery for the 10:05 worship hour only. Your children are welcome to come to worship (please add them to your pre-registration). Children ages 5 and up are required to wear a mask.
Q: What about bulletins, attendance forms, and all of that?
A: All of our worship resources are available on the website. We are limiting anything that is passed around and will still use our virtual tools for both in person and online worship.