Sunday Morning Worship: In-Person and Online

Welcome to First UMC of Santa Monica!
Friends near and far, welcome to the worship, service, and fellowship of Santa Monica First United Methodist Church. 

In-Person Worship – Sundays 10 a.m.
We worship on Sundays at 10 a.m. in-person in the Sanctuary each week. Masks are optional, but always acceptable and welcome.  Everyone is strongly encouraged to get your vaccinations and booster shots.  If you feel ill, please choose to worship from home online. 

Online Worship – Sundays 10 a.m.
We offer several options for participating in online worship. You may join in the service Livestream in real time or later at your convenience on the platforms below. Let us know if you need assistance in joining online.

  • Facebook and YouTubeServices available 24/7.
  • Website:  Go to the Livestream page of the website to view the service
  • The First UMC App: To download the app, go to the App Store, search for FirstUMC_SM, accept Notifications from the app.

Sunday Mornings after Worship: In-Person

  • There is an informal gathering time in the First UMC Courtyard after worship. Come say “hello” and help yourself to coffee and donuts.
  • If you have any questions, call the church office at 310-393-8258, or email us at  We welcome you into this community of faith!

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