Vibrant Community.

Centrally located in the heart of downtown Chelsea with a history of commitment to our community, we welcome you to join us in celebrating and living as disciples of Jesus Christ.

Our door is always open.

We welcome you to join us – for Sunday service or by getting connected in one of our groups, events, or missions. We’re glad you’re here!

Join us on Sunday.

Worship on Sundays at 9 and 11 or Live Stream on the Chelsea First YouTube channel. Looking forward to seeing you!

Solid foundations.

Our history in the community has been longstanding (and welcoming!). We welcome you to join us in celebrating the life of Jesus Christ.

Changing seasons.

With the changing seasons come new beginnings and transformations in our lives. Whether it’s to renew, strengthen, or establish your faith, we welcome you to come alongside our church family.

About Us

Our church community

Chelsea First United Methodist Church (Chelsea First) is a Christ-centered congregation with a positive, open, and engaging spirit. We firmly believe there is room for ALL people, and invite members of our community to embark on their own journeys as disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. We are the church for everyone, at all seasons of life, and bring a grounded, engaged, and supportive approach to religious worship while working passionately toward making a positive impact in our community. We’re glad you’re here!

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Worship schedule

Special Announcement from the Administrative Council

Worship Services Sunday 9 am and 11 am.

Both Worship Services are live-streamed.

the Social Hall will be closed for the month of January. C3's (Coffee, Cookies, and Conversation Hour) date to return will be determined at a later date.

Children’s programs from 9-10:00

*Masks are required indoors*

128 Park St. Chelsea, MI 48118

The church building is currently open during regular business hours and during Sunday Worship. Masks are required indoors.

Office Hours:
​Monday - Wednesdays 8-4 pm
Thursdays 8-3 pm
Fridays - Closed



Chelsea First is part of the United Methodist Church.

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