Upcoming Events


New Events

He Set His Face to Jerusalem

This class will feature 4 of our Sunday School teachers who will teach 2 lessons each. This class will be on Zoom. The first class will be on Tuesday, Feb. 13 at 7:00 p.m. The rest of the classes will be on Wednesday nights at 7:00 p.m. The dates are: February 13, 2024 February 21, […]

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.

Walk To Emmaus

Walk to Emmaus is a spiritual renewal program intended to strengthen the local church through the development of Christian Disciples and leaders.

Women’s Ministry 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.

Preparing A Funeral Through The Power Of The Holy Spirit

Please join Bery Crispin from A Sacred Choice Funeral Home, as they walk you through the process of preparing a funeral for a loved one or for yourself. Will be available on zoom. If you have any question in regards to this class, please contact Pastor Ann Spears at [email protected]

Historical Tour of Downtown Campus

Please join Rev. Ann Spears for an historical tour of the Downtown Church on Sunday, March 10th at 12:15 pm. To reserve your place, please email Ann at [email protected]. Lunch is available for $10.00


Join Facilitator Brenda Knox for our upcoming Grief Share Classes.  Grief Share 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 Grief […]

Lent In Plain Sight

For the 4 Sundays of March, Linda Trekell will be hosting a special Bible study in the Downtown Chapel during the Sunday School hour. Each week, the study looks at ordinary objects that Jesus would have encountered on his journey to Jerusalem. The study will follow the Lent In Plain Sight devotional by Jill J. […]

Women’s Ministry Prayer Walk

Ladies, there is power in praying together. In preparation for Holy Week, join us as we pray and walk 2.22 miles at your own pace. Walk begins and ends at Evelyn’s Park in Bellaire with coffee, water and catching up. Prayer cards and a map will be available. Dress appropriately. All are welcome. To sign-up or […]

Vision Summit 2.0

Pastor Lance and the Strategic Mapping Team cordially invite people from every campus and worshipping community to participate in our Vision Summit 2.0 and Volunteer Discovery Tool Rollout on Sunday, March 3 at noon in the Downtown Fellowship Hall.  Lunch will be served during the noon hour for $10/person. We begin around 1:00 with a […]

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

Lucky Luncheon: Chicken and Bingo

Are you feeling lucky? Join us for an afternoon of chicken and bingo! Cost is $5 per person and includes lunch and bingo. Everyone is welcome! The Lucy Luncheon will be at the Downtown Campus is Fellowship Hall. Tickets can be purchased online or in-person.

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. We will typically have a light lunch (dutch treat) and an activity, either on campus or at a location near the church. Downtown Campus – 6th Floor West Campus – Room […]

Quillian Center

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 for children, ages 5-12. (5 yr. old must have completed Kindergarten). Teen Camp for 13-14 yr. old. Sports, crafts, games, special events, swimming, climbing wall and game room. Ten weeks of activities, fun and excitement. Early registration begins April 1, 2024. Go to quilliancenter.org for more information.

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

Don’t Just Dream It, Go Get It Bootcamp

The workout will be an all-inclusive full body workout designed to improve strength, endurance, strength and overall physical fitness. Your trainer, Jennifer will lead you in an action-packed workout that will keep you coming back for more. Each session is $10, or if you sign up for 4 classes, it will be $30. Register online […]

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 […]

Spring Break Camp

Spring Break Care begins Monday March 11, 2024. We are excited about the array of spring break activities we have in store for the kids. Each day we will have fun crafts, daily field trips, games, themed activities, enjoy our game room, rock wall, gym and much more. The hours of operation are from 8:00 […]

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

Mother and Daughter Day

Celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend by spending time creating a beautiful art project and participating in some fun games on May 11 in the Stansbury Building at Quillian Center, from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. The cost is $25 per family. Register online at www.quilliancenter.org . For questions, contact Beverly Okosun at 713-458-4707 ot [email protected].

Martial Arts Class

Martial Arts classes begin March 2 and end April 6. The class will focus on the self-defense and discipline techniques of Karate for children 5-14. The time of the class will be from 9:00 am to 10:00 am. The cost for the class is $85 per child. Register online at www.quilliancenter.org.

Ladies Night Out Painting

It’s time to get together and have some fun with the girls. Quillian will be hosting a Paint Night on April 20 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The cost is $25 per person and will be held in the Stansbury Building at Quillian Center. We will have light refreshments, small games, and a beautiful […]

Quillian Futball Club

Quillian Center is proud to promote our Quillian Fútbol Club for this Spring! The Quillian Fútbol Club is for boys and girls of all skill levels ages 5-12 years old. Players will learn the basics of soccer, teamwork skills, and how to have fun! Practice will be held Tuesdays from 6:00PM – 7:00PM and Saturdays […]

Ways To Serve

Sewing Class Volunteer

Come be a part of our sewing team and build relationships with students, while prepping class projects. Sewing skills are not required. Join our International Friends Sewing Class at the West Campus on Monday or Thursday from 10 AM -12:30 PM in the 3663 building. We are looking for volunteers who would love to get […]


Come be a conversational volunteer with our English Speakers of Other Languages on Mondays and Thursdays from 10-11:30 AM at 3663 Westcenter. For more information, contact Paula Niz at [email protected].

Bless A Teacher

Bless A Teacher is a ministry at First Methodist Houston. Our church members and friends are able to participate by helping encourage and pray for teachers this school year. When you download the form below, feel free to share with any teacher of your choice to send prayers throughout the year or write an encouraging […]

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]

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.