Welcome - and thanks for visiting our website. We hope you will find the information you are looking for here. Our church is located in Seffner, FL (near Tampa and Brandon) - southeast of the intersection of I-4 and I-75.
Sunday morning worship service begins at 10:30 am with Rev. Ed McWilliams. Please come and see...
Friends and neighbors are welcome to join us for any and all of our special events. For more info or questions please call our church office at (813) 689-3513 (hours 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) OR "LIKE" US ON OUR FACEBOOK Page!
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The Monthly Celebrate Jesus Prayer Gathering will be at the Brandon First United Methodist Church on March 3rd
Brandon First U.M.C. is hosting the Monthly Prayer Gathering for the Tampa Area Mission for the upcoming Celebrate Jesus Mission, on Monday, March 3rd, from 7:00-8:00 p.m. We will pray for our churches, pastors and leaders, the communities around our churches, and the teams that will come to help us visit our neighbors during Mission Week this summer (July 26-August 2). All First Seffner members are invited to come and pray.
New Pictorial Directories:
Hopefully, we will receive our Pictorial Directories soon, featuring some of the most beautiful people ANYWHERE!!!!! Thanks to those who have worked diligently to make our New Directories. They will be recognized at a later date.
Quick look at our calendar...
March 5: Lenten Season Begins
Ash Wednesday Service at 7:00 p.m.
April 5: Community Easter Egg Hunt
April 13: Passion Sunday - Palm Sunday
April 17: Maundy Thursday Service
April 18: Good Friday - Open Communion, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.
April 20: Easter Sunrise Service, 7:00 a.m. (Breakfast to follow)
Easter Sunday Service, 10:30 a.m.
April 27: Lighthouse Ministries at the Worship Service (Luncheon to follow)
“Do not be afraid. Stand firm and you will see the deliverance the Lord will bring you today." (Moses-Ex. 14:13)Come and see what God has done, his awesome deeds for mankind! He turned the sea into dry land, they passed through the waters on foot—come, let us rejoice in him. (Psalm 66:5,6)
Potpourri of Happenings
March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30: Youth Group Meeting: Sunday, 5:00 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall and Youth Room.
March 3: Celebrate Jesus Prayer Gathering: Monday, 7:00 p.m. at Brandon First United Methodist Church. All First Seffner members are invited to come and pray.March 5 - Ash Wednesday Service: 7:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary
March 5 & 19 - Wednesday Night Dinners: 6:00 p.m. - Join us for fellowship and a delicious dinner in the Fellowship Hall.
March 6, 13, 20 & 27 - Stone’s Small Home Group: Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. Will meet at Ellen Keller’s home.
March 8 - I Am Hope Cafe: Saturday, 8:00 a.m. - Volunteers to serve at "I Am Hope Cafe" at Mango Baptist Church.
March 9 - Daylight Saving Time starts on this Sunday
March 10 - Irene Circle Meeting: 7:00 p.m. Irene Circle meets the 2nd Monday every month in the Good
March 11 - Trustees Committee Meeting: Tuesday, 7:00 p.m. in the Good News Room.
March 13 - Finance Meeting: Thursday, 6:30 p.m. in the Good News Room.
March 14 & 28 - Spaghetti Dinner: Fridays, 6:00 p.m. Join us for fellowship and a delicious Spaghetti and Meatball dinner in the Fellowship Hall on the 2nd and 4th Fridays of the month.
March 15 - UM Children's Home Day On Campus: Saturday, 8:00 a.m. at the Children's Home.
March 15 - Breakfast Club: Saturday, 8:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Everyone is welcome.
March 16 - Irene Circle Bake Sale: Sunday, following the Worship Service.
March 19 - Family Support Group: 6:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall.
March 23 - UMM Cuban Sandwich Sale: Sunday, following the Worship Service.
March 23 - Feed the Bay: Sunday. Drop off grocery items at participating Publix grocery stores between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. at trucks in their parking lots, or at the Church on Sunday, March 16 or 23.
March 25 - Church council Meeting: Tuesday, 7:00 p.m. in the Sunday School Youth Room.
March 26 - Worship Committee Meeting: Wednesday, 6:15 p.m. in the Pastor’s Office.
March 29 - Youth Lock-In and Noah;'s Ark Play: Saturday. Play during the day. Lock-in at 9:00 p.m.