🌈 Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Celebrate Worship

11 AM Sunday

A blend of classic and newer worship elements that has something for all ages. (No pre-registration is required. Masks requested.)

First Up Worship

9 AM Sunday

This service is contemporary and fresh. For praise-worship lovers and early risers. (No pre-registration is required. Masks requested.)

Unplugged Outdoor Sunday Worship

8:30 AM Sunday

Conversational and connectional. Outdoors in the shade of the back parking lot behind the church. Adjacent to fenced playground. Bring a lawn chair or use one of ours. (No pre-registration is required. Masks requested.)

Get Involved

First United Methodist Church is a welcoming community. If you are interested in connecting with a other members of our community or serving with us to support the people of Lafayette and the world, just click through for information.

Welcome

We, the people of First United Methodist Church West Lafayette, welcome everyone, through all life’s stages, with arms that are open, respectful, and loving.

And by everyone, we mean regardless of a person’s sexual orientation, gender identity, nationality, race, ability, bank balance, or background. As a Reconciling Congregation, we welcome you into our church family, for it is by joining hands that we support one another and share our faith journey together. Whoever you are, and wherever you are in your spiritual journey, you are welcome here.

News

We’re Out

We’re Out A Welcoming Community Celebration With the challenges and disruptions caused by COVID-19, we noticed that some of the ways that the Greater Lafayette area normally has demonstrated its welcome and embrace of the Read more…

Thank you, Ellen!

Mark your calendars to join us in congratulating Ellen Wilson for 35 years of music ministry! Ellen has announced her retirement on August 31, 2021. We are so blessed that we were gifted with 15 Read more…

Vacation Bible School

Join us June 21-25, 2021 for an exciting week of outdoor VBS where we will explore the Great Outdoors and learn about God’s love! Your child will experience Bible stories about God’s amazing world and Read more…

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Location

The church building is located at the northwest corner of U.S. 231 and State Street in West Lafayette, just west of the Purdue Horticulture Park.

1700 W. State Street
West Lafayette, IN 47906

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(765) 743-1285

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