We're easy to find in Downtown Peoria

Set your GPS: 116 NE Perry Ave., Peoria, IL
We're in walking distance to the Convention Center, Peoria Public Library, the Federal Building and even a great little coffee shop.

Worship Times

Traditional Worship  |  Sunday, 8:30 & 11:15 AM
Renew (Contemporary  Worship)  |  Sunday, 9:45 AM
Renuevo (Bilingual Worship - Spanish, English)  |  Sunday, 11:15 AM

"I believe you'll find us to be a place where you can find the love and grace of Jesus, and the encouragement of a church family and friends. This is a place where we are all challenged to make a difference."

Rev. Dr. Tim Ozment, Directing Pastor

Click on any of these panels to begin your tour of the ministry opportunities and groups available here at FUMC.

Go HIGHER with our many worship opportunities.
It's here you'll explore the different worship services available here at FUMC, including our traditional, Renew (contemporary), Renuevo (bilingual), and Alive (Loaves & Fish) services.
We're going WIDER, beyond the walls of the church.
Click here to learn more about the Foster Gallery, Loaves & Fish, our missions work, Buddy Ministries, and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes.
Getting CLOSER means learning to care.
This page will introduce you to caring ministries such as GriefShare, Mommy Moments, Caring Hearts, and Neutral Grounds.
Go DEEPER with opportunities to connect with others. Check this section out for details on our small groups ministry, Sunday School, our library, Kids Ministry, and Youth Ministry.


Click the GET TO KNOW US button to explore a brief, five-video series produced by Pastor Tim Ozment to help you get to know us better. You'll learn more about our ethic of going HIGHER, WIDER, CLOSER, and DEEPER, plus explore the rich and interesting history of our ministry work in Peoria.

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Worship Broadcasts


Join Us for Holy Week and Easter Sunday Services

2023 Lent Devotional

Read the New Testament in a Year

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On Exhibit at The Foster Gallery

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What is the Future of the UM Church? 
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