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We're young, we're old. We're far from perfect and still learning to live more like Jesus. We believe the Lord has brought us together to be more and do more than we can alone. We'd love to share everything we know with you.

400 N. Sam Houston Blvd.

San Benito, TX 78586

(956) 399-2187

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Welcome, and thank you for visiting First United Methodist Church of San Benito online. We hope that our website highlights the worship, fellowship and service opportunities available. Please feel free to read more about our church on this site, or come in for a visit. We would love to greet you and share with you our love for Jesus Christ and for you, our neighbor.

Help us stay connected with you. Please use the link below to update, add or change any info we may have on file. 

Worship & Hours



Services are held in the main santuary:


Sunday School- 9:15 am meeting with Pastor Melissa Sunday mornings in the Parlor


Worship- 10:30 am  on YouTube Live and in the Sanctaury.

Parking: Anywhere around or on the church campus. PLEASE DO NOT park at the laudromat next door. There is a risk of being towed.

Our offices are open with limited hours. Mostly mornings from 10 am - 2 pm. Our offices are located in the 'house-looking' building between the church and the Uniform Etc. store.

Church Based Counselor- by appointment only. Call for info: 956-399-2187.

Your Giving Makes A Difference

Our goal for apportionments this year is shown in this graphic. These funds allow FUMCSB to not only support missions and ministries at the local district level, but also the state, country and global levels.

Our connectional system gives us the opportunity to be part of a global network of giving and support. For a brief explanation of how our mission shares are used, click on the PDF link below.

Church Directory  - Go to Directory

Our church directory is online and available for our members and family. If you have not received your log in information or would like to be included in our online directory as part of the congregation, please contact Rudy Hyde at Our online directory is "mobile friendly". You can download the directory app by clicking on one of the following links depending on your type of device:​

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...for over 100 years!
First United Methodist Church of San Benito

400 N. Sam Houston Blvd.

San Benito, TX 78586


This Month on the Extra Mile...

April Rail Offering- Maggie's House

Every month we are given the opportunity to reach out further than we could alone.

100% of this month's Rail Offering will go to... 

Maggie's House. The Center’s mission is to serve and advocate for child
victims of abuse through prevention, intervention, and
treatment. Maggie’s House is named after Maggie Dittman, a
little girl from Harlingen who died from abusive head trauma at
the hands of her babysitter.

If you choose to give, please designate your gift here online or in church as "April's Rail Offering" or "Maggie's House". Thank you and God bless.

Scripture for 2023

"I have come so that they may have life and live it to the fullest"

John 10:10

First United Methodist Church of San Benito

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