About Us

Our Pastor, Dr. Carl Schultz, has traveled to Israel 30+ times, was a professor of the Old Testament and is a Faculty Emeritus at Houghton College, in Houghton, NY. Known for his dry wit and sense of humor, each week he shares his knowledge of the Bible through his sermons. We invite you to peruse his weekly thoughts page!

The First United Methodist Church, located at 52 Church Street, in Marlborough MA. Our service is on Sunday morning at 10 AM. Our church is a welcoming place to come and hear the word of God and join in fellowship with coffee and a snack, after the service. We offer youth Sunday School and a nursery, we have a youth group and offer a Monday morning bible study at 10AM.

Our youth group, Missions program and W.H.O (Women Helping Others) are active with many community support initiatives including monthly  dinners for Roland’s House (a temporary men’s shelter in Marlborough); food and clothing support of the Marlborough Food Pantry; and school supplies for the Early Learning Center of Marlborough. We also are currently collecting shoes for  rerunshoes.com a recycling program that sends shoes to African countries in need of useable footwear; Heifer International; and Operation Christmas Child, a ministry of Samaritan’s Purse.

Our Mission Statement:

To provide a place where people feel close to God,
To give spiritual help and guidance through worship,
To be part of a community of believers,
To provide Christian Education for people of all ages,
To provide a place for fellowship,
To set an example for the community,
to continue the word that Christ gave to his disciples,
To preach the gospel; to be Disciples.