Bearing Fruit

Benton First United Methodist CHurch

For the Kingdom of god

Redeem your story

Here at Benton First United Methodist Church, we seek to live out the mission God has given us: We are rooted in Christ 

all are welcome here

We don’t just want you here, we need you! We need people who think differently than us. We need people who look and act differently than us. Because we believe that God’s love is over all  God’s works (Psalm 145:9) we want to share in that love with you, regardless of what faith background you come from, what color your skin is, what your native tongue is, or who you love. Here you are welcome and here you will be loved, by God and by us!

Meet our new senior pastor

Rev. Keith Dodson has a heart for Christ and building relationships with others. His passions in ministry include Discipleship, Missions, and age-level ministry. His energy and enthusiasm are infectious and create a Spirit-filled culture! He says “I am excited about the opportunity to be part of the wonderful team of staff and volunteers at FUMC Benton. I feel that vitality comes through building a church environment that is welcoming and authentic. A vital church is one where every person is valued and loved for their uniqueness in who God has created them to be. A vital church is one that is outward and mission focused.”


Masks will no longer be required for Church activities or Worship. We cannot wait to see your smiling faces in Worship as we gather together!

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Service Times

Sanctuary Worship

8:30 am
11:00 am

Contemporary Worship

9:00 a.m.