How we operate

First United Methodist Church is a local church ministering to persons in the community of Laurinburg North Carolina. FUMC is a part of the North Carolina annual conference in the southeast jurisdiction of the United Methodist Church, following the Book of Discipline for rules and organization. FUMC, as commissioned by the conference, adapts its distinct ministries and missions to meet the needs, circumstances and culture of its congregation and local community.

Leadership teams are prayerfully selected at FUMC so that we may operate in the will of God to follow the purposes and plans that he has for us to minister to our local body, community and world.

Here are the Councils and Teams at FUMC :

Administrative Council

Finance Team

Evangelism Team

Missions Team

Native American Ministry

Lay Leadership Team

Staff/Parrish Team

Trustees Team

Worship Team

United Methodist Women

United Methodist Men

Parsonage Team

Safe Sanctuaries Team

Children’s Council

Pre-School Board Team

Hospitality & Fellowship Team

Marketing Team