First United Methodist Church

1838 S.W. Jefferson St., Portland, OR 97201

This United Methodist church in Portland's Goose Hollow neighborhood is a Reconciling Congregation, meaning members of First United Methodist Church have pledged to welcome and support all who want to worship with us, regardless of race, gender, class or sexual orientation.




Upcoming Events

Scheherezade and other Epic Odysseys - Portland Columbia Symphony

Three epic odysseys, one epic program! Rimsky-Korsakov's fantastical Scheherezade brings Arabian Nights to life with dazzling effects and brilliant displays...

11/22 7:30pm
A Concert for Hope - Portland Columbia Symphony

World-renowned trumpeter and survivor-turned-cancer-research-advocate Ryan Anthony performs James Stephenson's Concerto for Hope, written especially for him....

3/13/2020 7:30pm
Beethoven and Tchaikovsky - Portland Columbia Symphony

As savvy listeners know, it's all about the B-side - what's overlooked at first can become illuminating, even defining, with hindsight. Beethoven's King...

5/1/2020 7:30pm

Recent Events

Brahms' First Symphony - Portland Columbia Symphony

Full of sublime melodies, glorious harmonies and an impassioned urgency that would become his orchestral trademark, Brahms' First Symphony was so monumental...

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Brahms Requiem

Brahms Requiem 7/14 4pm

Requiem is the central work of Brahms' career. It not only contributed greatly to his popularity but established him as a composer of major stature by...

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Write Around Portland Reading & Book Release Party

Join up to celebrate the release of Still Light, the 56th anthology featuring the talented writers from Write Around Portland's spring workshops for adults...

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Orchestral Showpieces: Slavic Spectacular

Portland Columbia Symphony Orchestra (PCSO) closes its 37th season with a program of Slavic symphonic showpieces. The entire orchestra is showcased in some...

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White Light

White Light 4/28 3pm

Oregon Repertory Singers' 45th season closes with a celebration of Estonian composer Arvo Pärt, the most performed living composer in the world and an...

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