ministries

At First United Methodist Church, we have ministries for every age group and stage of life. Click on any of the ministries below to find one that suits you!

Nursery is provided during Sunday School, worship services, and when requested for church events.

FirstKids encompasses our Pre-K – 6th grade ministry.
First Beginnings is the child development center operated by First United Methodist Church of Shreveport.
All children’s Sunday School classes are GEMs supported. This means that ALL children are welcome. If a disability exists and one-on-one assistance and/or special accommodations are needed, please contact Billie Tate, Director of Special Needs Ministry.
First Students is our amazing teen youth ministry.
Just like its name suggests, the Singles Ministry caters to adult singles of any age.
Our marriage ministry is a great way strengthen your relationship with your spouse and God simultaneously
The men’s ministry is committed to strengthening the lives of men through Christ.
The women’s ministry is a fantastic way for women to grow in grace with their Lord and Savior.
exists to support the deaf and hard of hearing living in the Ark-La-Tex. Any and all are welcome!
Emmett Hook Center hosts various performing arts events throughout the year.
Our global missions effort extends far beyond the barriers of the US, reaching from Russia to Haiti and many places in between.
The Leadership Institute is an effort to create and empower Christian leaders throughout our community.
Local Missions is dedicated to loving and helping those in need right here in our own backyard.
The ministry of music is a beautiful enhancement and enrichment in the lives of the entire congregation.
The prayer ministry works to pray for the needs of all in God’s kingdom.
The senior adult ministry provides fellowship and fun for those who are 60 and older.
The Stephen Ministry is a program of one-on-one care by lay caregivers.
The Texas Street Art Series provides quality, wholesome entertainment to downtown Shreveport.
At First Shreveport, we are dedicated to helping people grow as disciples of Jesus Christ and live a life of significance.
The Columbarium is a dignified option to a traditional burial on First Shreveport’s campus.
The Eternal Flame is a permanent endowment fund of First United Methodist Church, Shreveport with the primary purpose of maintaining the physical facilities.