First United Methodist Churches of Falfurrias and Premont
First United Methodist Churches of Falfurrias and Premont

WELCOME!

Welcome to the website for First United Methodist Churches in Falfurrias, TX and Premont, TX. These two churches have a long history of providing a place of worship in, and serving, their communities. We WELCOME EVERYONE to come worship with us! Nothing thrills us more than to greet a visitor or a newcomer in the name of Jesus Christ. If you are looking for a place to worship, we hope you will consider visiting us!

WORSHIP TIMES ON SUNDAYS

 

Falfurrias: 9:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. (Brunch following service)

 

 

Premont: 1:30 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.(Dutch Treat Lunch at Oasis Restaurant after before service)

 

 

Worship at both churches is informal. Falfurrias UMC offers a blend of traditional, contemporary and bilingual elements, whereas Premont UMC is a traditional worship service.

We think you will find both congregations to be warm, welcoming and loving!

 


 

 

A WORD OF HELLO FROM PASTOR LON

Welcome to the Official Website of First United Methodist Churches of Premont and Falfurrias! 

 

My name is Rev Lon Scott and I was appointed as pastor of First UMC in Falfurrias in January of 2018 and First UMC of Premont in July 2019. My wife, Deana, and I have both enjoyed getting to know the communities of Falfurrias and Premont, their people and especially you, my brothers and sisters in Christ.  I can tell you based on first hand experience with these are two loving congregations and that if you are searching for a place to worship that is warm, inviting and welcoming to all...then I hope that you will visit us at FUMC in Falfurrias or Premont. I think you will find our worship services to be relaxed, personable and spiritually rewarding!.

 

My wife Deana and I are excited to be a part of our two new church families and look forward to getting to know each of you better!

 

Blessings and Grace Always,

 

Pastor Lon

 

Pastor's Update - April 30, 2020

 

God's Blessings and Grace to each of you.  We all have much to be thankful for these days despite all the worry, struggle and loss that we are emerging from as the result of the Corona Virus Pandemic.  There has certainly been a cloud hanging over our heads these past many weeks but the storm is passing.  Perhaps not as fast as we might wish, but it is passing.  One of the bothersome things to me over the course of these past months has been the Church closings that were mandated by our State and Local government officials.  I completely understand how important it has been to stay away from public gatherings but I have missed church greatly.  What a blessing it will be to meet again in worship this coming Sunday May 3, 2020.  Of course we will adhere to all the "Stop the Spread Rules" regarding hugging, handshaking, personal safe space, face masks etc but to be able to gather again in community, and give praise and thanks to our awesome God is going to be wonderful.

 

Be Safe...and I hope to see you Sunday :)

 

Keep the Faith,

 

Pastor Lon

Psalm 56:3-4a Revised Standard Version (RSV) 3 When I am afraid, I put my trust in thee. 4 In God, whose word I praise, in God I trust without a fear.

Photographs of Falfurrias FUMC and Premont FUMC

Photographs - Falfurrias FUMC Hands of Hope and Nomads Reception 01/20/2018

Photographs - Lent Fish Fry Church Fundraiser on March 9th and March 23rd 2018 at Falfurrias FUMC

Photographs - Worship Events at FUMC Falfurrias in 2018

Baptisim 3/29/2018 - Young Roberto Arevalo IV and Family

Song Fest - May 29, 2018

Our 2018 Graduates - Congratulations Victoria on your Achievements and God's Blessings on your Futures (May 27, 2018)

Our 2018 Graduates - Congratulations Deidre on your Achievements and God's Blessings on your Futures (June 17, 2018)

Contact Us

 

First United Methodist Church of Falfurrias

302 W Allen St

Falfurrias, TX 78355

Church Office Phone:

361 325-2912

 

First United Methodist Church of Premont

248 SW 1st Street

P.O. Box 630

Premont, TX  78375

Church Office Phone:

361-325-3525

Sunday Worship

Falfurrias UMC - 9:15 a.m.

Premont UMC - 1:30 p.m. 

Children's Sunday School:

Falfurrias @ 9:30 a.m.

Need Counseling?

 

Pastor Lon is generally in the Parsonage in Falfurrias on:

(1) On Friday afternoons - I generally arrive at the Parsonage from my home in New Braunfels TX.

(2) Saturdays - I am generally in the Parsonage all day.

(3) Sundays - I am generally at one of my 3 churches located in Bishop, Falfurrias and Premont.

(4) Monday morning - I generally return to my home in New Braunfels TX.

 

You are always welcome to call me and stop by the Parsonage or call me and schedule a time and place where we can meet if that's easier for you.

 

If you would like to visit with Pastor Lon...please call 817-907-2284  to to speak with him directly about a meeting time.

 

You are NOT required to be a member of our church to seek pastoral counseling.

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