Upcoming Events
You are invited to join a conversation with Diana Butler Bass, award-winning author of Grateful, the Transformative Power of Giving Thanks. Diana will be joining us twice, on Saturday morning November 21 at 10:00 a.m. and on November 22 at 7:00 p.m. Both conversations will be virtual and last about ninety minutes.  In each conversation, Diana will...
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Join us as we focus on strengthening our spiritual practice of gratitude in November so that it may become a habit, a way of life, and a way of growing closer to God.  
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You are invited to participate in a free online course “Being Grateful in Difficult Times.” Diana Butler Bass, the award-winning author of multiple books, including her award-winning book Grateful, the Transformative Power of Giving Thanks, facilitates this course.   There are six units to the course, ranging from 20 to 30 minutes apiece. There is also a conversation corner,...
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It is time for First Kids Preschool’s annual Achatz Pie Fundraiser! We are excited about our fundraiser—although it will look a little different this year. We are selling coupons that can be redeemed at Achatz Handmade Pie Company locations. Coupons will be available for fruit pies, cream pies, savory pies and soup. Order forms can...
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Due to the coronavirus pandemic, Hands4Detroit will not be meeting in person this year.  Instead, they are responding to requests of The Methodist Children’s Home and Cass Community Social Services. Birmingham First can support Hands4Detroit this year by providing some of the things requested on the lists below. We can all be part of the...
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Your generous donation of time and resources will help provide Thanksgiving and Christmas food to families in the Brightmoor Community, served through the Free Store at Redford Brightmoor Initiative. Donation options include: A $20 donation will provide a Turkey for Thanksgiving. A $35 donation will provide an entire meal which includes a turkey, a pie,...
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Create and submit your scarecrow for our “Scarecrows on Parade” contest. Contest entries will be accepted until 7 p.m., October 21st. Bring your scarecrow and check-in at the Pumpkin Patch table for more information. Scarecrows can still be displayed after that date but will not qualify for the contest, but are welcome to scare away...
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Join Rev. Elbert Dulworth for Discover First, a one session class that will provide you with the knowledge, resources and relationships needed to take your next steps at Birmingham First and Berkley First. The session will be relaxed and informative as you learn more about The United Methodist Church and Birmingham and Berkley First. The...
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Discipleship Journey 101 God is calling you to take the next step toward becoming like Jesus. Utilizing the Discipleship Pathway Tool, spiritual gifts inventory, scripture and prayer, individuals will discover where they are on their discipleship journey. Together we will move towards a deeper relationship with God. Facilitated by Pastor Rachael Dunlap. Sundays, October 4...
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Kindergarten and 3rd Grade students are invited to receive their bibles on Sunday, October 25 from 10:30 – 11:30 a.m. on the plaza. Families are encouraged to attend morning worship service and then drive by the main entrance to pick up a bible from the staff on the plaza. Kindergarten and 3rd Grade Bible Presentation...
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Office: 248-646-1200
Christian Life Center (CLC) 248-646-6407 (ext. 3148)
Christian Life Center (CLC) hours and activities
Fax: 248-646-2661
1589 W Maple Rd
Birmingham, MI 48009

Due to COVID-19, The Birmingham Campus building is only open Tuesday through Thursday from 10:00 a.m. to noon. The Christian Life Center (CLC) is closed until further notice.

All “business” will be done at the Welcome Center desk just inside the main entrance. Face coverings and physical distancing are required. Please stay home if you are not feeling well. Persons are encouraged to call before coming to the church as most staff members are still working from home, per CDC guidelines.

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