Fall is here-winter is just around the corner, and as we prepare once again for this very special time of year, we invite you to the joy and wonder of Journey to Bethlehem!


December 7th 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
December 8th 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The 13th annual Journey to Bethlehem features a beautiful display of over 300 unique nativity sets! and crèches.

This event, on the church campus, is downstairs in Asbury Hall- entrances and parking are on the 3rd Ave side of the building!

Crèche Cafe:
Homemade soup, sandwiches and baked goods will be for sale during the event. Proceeds will benefit the Yuma Community Food Bank.

Boutique Shop:
Jewelry, holiday crafts and unusual gift items will also be available for purchase.

Admission for the Journey is a non-perishable food item or $1.00 for the Yuma Community Food Bank.

Looking for an exciting kid’s event?
Click on Special Events above, sign up your family, and come to Outta the Box!
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Click on the video and enjoy! A Military Mom shares why she brings her whole family to Yuma 1st Methodist!


Just minutes from the historic downtown river front, First United Methodist Church has been in Yuma since 1892. Nestled in Old-town Yuma, we are privileged to be a part of Yuma's long and memorable history. Many of the pioneers of Yuma still worship with us!

If you are looking for a faith community dedicated to serving God by helping people find meaning in their life, this is the place for you!

(Above) Welcome home Stanton and Leigh!

Join us for Worship and Children’s Church: Every Sunday at 10:00am!