First United Methodist Church was
founded in 1888 by men and women who were
devoted to Christís teachings and dedicated to the
that Nebraska Wesleyan University (NWU) would provide
families of University Place. Actual construction was
for a time until December, 1909 when the church building
Part of the stunning architecture of First Church are
massive Greek columns both outside and inside the
the amphitheater style balcony and the massive stained
dome with a patriotic design of Abraham Lincoln,
the G.A.R. of University Place.
With Godís grace, First United Methodist Church strives
to be a
growing, inclusive community of faith working together,
sharing Jesusí love, and using our gifts to build and
First Church is located in North Lincoln at 50th & St.
streets, just West of Nebraska Wesleyan University, in
heart of University Place.
There is plenty of free parking available for church
nearby Nebraska Wesleyan University parking lots or
residential streets. Handicapped parking is available in
small lot just North of the church and hear the East
with accessible ramps and elevator on North 50th street.
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