Open hearts. Open minds. Open doors.


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Reconciling Congregation

On May 17th, 2015 the congregation voted to approve our welcoming statement: The First United Methodist Church of Western Springs is a Reconciling Congregation – whatever your race, ethnicity, gender identity, sexual orientation, economic situation, background or belief, age or ability, single or partnered, you are God’s beloved and are welcome here. With this vote […]


Ice Bucket Challenge

On Sunday, August 31st, Pastor Christina along with some of the United Methodist Men from FUMC Western Springs completed the Ice Bucket Challenge in support of ALS research. Our donations went to the Les Turner ALS Foundation to help fund ALS research at Northwestern Hospital. We challenged the other Methodist congregations in our cluster to […]