Upcoming Events


New Events

Altar Flowers

If you would like to honor or remember a loved one by donating altar flowers, you can click here to fill out the form.

Silent Retreat

Everyone is welcome to join for a day of prayer, silence and solitude at the Ruah Center at the Villa de Matel from 8:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Contact Ruthie Estes for more information.

Altar Umoja Swallowship

Altar-Umoja hosts a monthly Swallowship on the first Sunday of every month following their worship service. All are welcome to join! We will be hosting the event in room 320 at the 3663 building.

Children’s and Youth Ministry

First Sunday Fellowship

First Sunday Fellowship is a time of youth fellowship for students, 7th-12th grade, to gather together in community and grow in their faith formation.

Vacation Bible Camp at Quillian

This year, First Methodist and Quillian are partnering to make VBS part of Camp Quillian. Children 5 & up will be able to attend 3 full days of Camp Quillian.

All Youth Mission Trip

For students who have completed 6th-12th grade. This is a UM ARMY-style mission trip to Lufkin, TX. Sign-up with Pastor Eric Pugh

Vacation Bible Camp Downtown

Our Downtown Vacation Bible Camp will offer a unique, full-day camp experience.

Summer Pool Party

This summer, First Methodist Houston will be hosting free summer pool parties at Quillian Pools! The first party is June 2nd (with two more on June 30th and August 18th). Come out after church for a fun and free day of swimming! Food will be available for purchase, or you can pack a picnic lunch. […]

Quillian Center

Put A Smile On A Child

For the past 40 years, Quillian Center has been able to put a smile on many children. Through this scholarship program, Quillian Center is able to grant financial assistance to families in need in order to send their children to summer camp.

Kidz Night Out at Quillian Center

Kidz Night Out is hosted several Friday nights per month, and it’s just for kids. Children between the ages of 5 to 14 will engage in a fun, energetic and safe environment focused on keeping the children active. They will have the opportunity to hang out with friends, interact with a professional and fun loving […]

Camp Quillian Summer Camp

Camp Quillian Summer Day Camp is for children, ages 5-12. (5-year-olds must have completed Kindergarten), while our Teen Camp for 13-14-year-olds.  We have sports, crafts, games, special events, swimming, climbing wall and a game room – and there’s ten weeks of activities, fun and excitement! Early registration begins April 1, 2024. Go to quilliancenter.org for […]

Open Swim

Quillian Center’s pools are open to the public Monday-Saturday from 10:00am-4:00pm. Note: Big Pool opens at 1:00 on Mondays.For daily admissions, please go to quilliancenter.org

Summer Camp Jobs

Quillian is looking for Lifeguards, Camp Counselors, and Concession workers for the summer. Lifeguard Qualifications Must be 15 or older. Work week & hours vary, but typically Mon. – Sat. with potential for parties on weekends. Pools are open in May and close after Labor Day. Seeking individuals who enjoy getting some sun but can […]

Q Zone Parties

Are you in need of a venue for your child’s birthday? Quillian Center is offering “Q-Zone Parties”! All party packages include a 2 hour rental (gymnasium, game room, party room included in rental) Pricing $150 per hour (minimum of 2 hours) For additional information, visit quilliancenter.org/q-zone-parties

Summer Basketball League

For 40 years, Quillian Center has provided Youth Sports, Select Adult Sports, After School Care, Summer Camp, and Enrichment Camps. Quillian Center’s Youth Basketball League is for boys and girls of all skill levels ages 5-14 years old. Athletes will learn the fundamentals of basketball and compete in exciting games held on Saturdays. All games […]

Quillian Summer Camp Pool Party

Come see what an Olympic Summer looks like by joining us for our Summer Camp Pool Party on May 30, 2024, from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM. We will have a meet and greet with camp staff, have a Q

Summer Cheer Squad

Calling all girls between the ages of 5-14; Come and join the Quillian Center Cheer Team! We are looking for energetic & enthusiastic girls who would LOVE to cheer and will spread team spirit for our Youth Basketball league! Each season is AMAZING, so don’t miss out! Cost: $100 Cheer uniform is not included. Details on […]

Ways To Serve

Sewing Class Graduation

We are celebrating the hard work and dedication of our 2024 Spring Sewing Class. Join us as we recognize them on May 23rd, in room 114, at 3663 Westcenter Dr, Houston, 77042, at 12PM. Questions? Contact Paula Niz at [email protected]

1st Sunday Food and Supply Drive

Participate in our 1st Sunday Food and Supply Drive each month. Drop items at any of our donation bins at either campus. For more information, contact Paula Niz at [email protected]. Items will benefit our Lifeline to the Homeless and International Friends ministries: FOOD:  Hearty Soups Chili Mac & Cheese Rice Pasta Peanut Butter (8 oz) Jelly […]

Main Street Indoor Park Volunteer

Main Street Indoor Park is in need of volunteers. Currently we are looking for Park Greeter and Park Monitor. Park Greeter – Welcome children and adults as they arrive. Assist with the check-in process and orient new visitors. | Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:15 am-12:15 pm Park Monitor – Visit with children and adults as they […]

Connect with Women’s Ministry

First Methodist Houston Women’s Ministry is a group that helps women stay connected to God, build relationships, and grow in faith. If you are interested in joining our ministry please do not hesitate to email us on how you can join and be apart of our church family.

Prayer Shawl Ministry

Do you knit or crochet or are you interested in learning? We welcome you to join our Prayer Shawl Ministry team. We will offer classes for those who don’t know how to knit or crochet. However, those who are already experienced can make the shawls from the comfort of their home. Once the shawls are […]

Join the Media Team

Our media team is asking for volunteers on both campuses to help with cameras, lyrics, and audio. Downtown, we are looking for anyone interested in operating a camera, running graphics and lyrics, and helping with the audio feed for the live stream and television program. Out West, The Source is looking for people interested in […]

Join the Choir

First Methodist Houston are requesting volunteers at both campus for our choir. Our Bishop and lay leaders has challenged the congregation to become a lay lead model. In keeping with this idea, the traditional music ministries are inviting volunteers at each campus to become involved in the worship ministry.

Volunteer – Sewing Classes

Join us and volunteer to help with our sewing classes. Sewing classes began Tuesday, January – March from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. for 6 weeks. For more information, contact Paula Niz at [email protected].

Golf Cart Drivers

We are looking for volunteers for our Golf Cart Ministry.  Drivers are the first to welcome guests and members to our church with a warm and friendly greeting and a ride to the door. If are interested in being a part of our team, please contact Ruthie Estes [email protected] for more information.

NIA Weekly Volunteer Ministries

Neighbors in Action is looking for volunteers for our weekly volunteer ministries. Please contact Kathrin Meier for more information: [email protected]

Lifeline Donations

Lifeline is accepting donation items. If you’re looking to donate to Lifeline, here’s a list of items that are always needed. This list is always available on our website at fmhmissions.com/lifeline-ministry. If you have any questions, reach out Alexis McCarty at [email protected]. Men’s Clothing: Belts (30 – 38 waist) Socks (new) Underwear (L, XL) (new) Shorts […]

Bible Studies & Small Groups

W.O.W. or Women of the Word Gathering

W.O.W. is a group of women of all ages that study a variety of Biblical topics and engages with current events that are meaningful in our lives.

Sewing Connection

Come share your sewing expertise with our sewing group. It will be a great time of fellowship and connection while working on purposeful projects.

Sunday School For Parents

Join other young adults and parents as we begin a new book study on Sunday mornings. We will be discussing devotionals from “Living Unafraid” by Adam Hamilton and supporting each other as we set aside worries and stressors, and live into our God-given purpose and potential. No pre-reading required. We meet from 10:00-10:50 in Room […]

The Way

Join us on Sundays at 10:00 AM In Room 110 in The 3663 Building on our West Campus For more information, contact Drew Coats We explore Scripture line by line, word by word, and savor the discussions we have along the way. We spent two years in the Gospel of Luke, and then 18 months on […]

Men’s Bible Study

Be a part of our Thursday Men’s Bible Study at our Downtown Campus from 11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. We are beginning a new study on Old Testament prophesy and fulfillment, and everyone is welcome to attend! Lunch is available for $10, or bring your own. You will find free parking in the lot at […]

Women’s Ministry Book Club

Want to spend time with a good book? Come join our Women’s Ministry Book Club as we read books written to encourage and inspire us in our faith. The Women’s Ministry Book Club will meet at various homes on the 1st Tuesday of every month.

Breathe Sunday School

Calling all young adults ages 18-24ish! Are you in college? Taking a break between high school and college? Planning your next steps? Going to technical school or learning a trade? Recently graduated from college and launching your career? We have a new Sunday School class just for you! Join us for a time of growing […]

Believers and Doers Bible Study

A Bible Study & Fellowship Opportunity for members living near the West Campus. Join Connie Fowler with Believers and Doers Bible Study. Meets every Tuesday at 1 – 2 p.m. at King Episcopal Church and Mission Bell Food Pantry. For further information and to join this group featuring members from all different church traditions, please […]

Stephen Ministry Can Help

Are You Going Through A Difficult time? A Stephen Minister can help. Stephen Ministers are members of our congregation who listen, care, and spiritual support to people going through a crisis or a difficult time.

Tuesday Bible Study

Join us for Tuesday Bible Study with Ruthie Estes. We meet each Tuesday from 12PM – 1PM, in the Fellowship Hall of our Downtown Campus. All are welcome to join.


Join Facilitator Brenda Knox for our upcoming GriefShare Classes.  GriefShare is a support group to help you move through the grief process in a safe and welcoming environment where people understand the different emotions of grief. In this 13-week study, you’ll discover what to expect in the days ahead, and what’s “normal” in grief. Click here to go to the GriefShare site […]