Mission & Vision


You have a place of your own at the First United Methodist Church of Stamford.  First UMC is a church of members and friends who endeavor to be a welcoming, diverse, Christ-centered and socially just community.  Our mission is to grow our community of disciples of Jesus Christ in and around Stamford, CT,  for the transformation of the world. 

As you look through the pages of this website, we hope you will find that our words are in keeping with our deeds, and that our deeds are in keeping with our words. Our faith is active. 


We seek to be a people of integrity,  who practice what we preach, and who are willing to work throughout our local community towards that which we pray for.

You are welcome here.  God loves you, forgives you, and accepts you, and so do we!

If you are new to First UMC, read our FAQ’s.

Our Vision

The VISION of the First United Methodist Church of Stamford is:

To become a welcoming, diverse, Christ-centered, and socially just community of disciples making disciples.