Tifton First United Methodist Church

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Welcome to our website! I am so glad that you are here. Take a look around to learn more about who we are as a church, our mission and vision for Christ, as well as information about how you can get involved in any of our events and minstries. We welcome you to come visit our church! If you have any questions at all, I would love to connect with you. I can be contacted by clicking below.

Chip Grantham, Senior Pastor

Service Times

Early Sunday Morning

Traditional Service: 9:00AM


Contemporary Ten50 Service: 10:50AM

Social Hall

Sunday Morning Traditional Worship Service 11:00 AM


Our Location

107 12th Street W

Tifton, GA  31794

Ph. (229) 382-6100

Office Hours:

M-Th             8:30am-5:00pm

F                   8:30am-3:00pm

About Us

We are a church that is dedicated to serving others and serving God. This is the core of our vision and our mission.

Contact Us

We would love to hear from you. Feel free to give us a shout and connect with us.

UpComing Events

Tifton First UMC VBS 2019



June 24-28 9:00am - 12:00pm

Completed Pre-K - 5th Grade

Questions??  Call Annie Paulk  229-251-8610.

Pre-registration for VBS 2019 is OPEN!  See Annie for a registration form.

We need to finalize team members for the mission team to Ecuador.  We ask that each member contribute $300 to secure a place on the team.  Please make the check to Tifton First United Methodist and designate it to mission trip.  If this a hardship for anyone scholarships are available.

Thanks, Joy West  

(229) 392-1448

A six week Study for

Parents.  Wednesday's

Starting Feb. 12th 

6:30pm to 7:30 pm

Childcare fun for Kids in the Activity Center.

See Annie or Robby for Details



The Recreation Department is reviving the Adult Co-ed Church Softball League.  The season will begin in the beginning of June.  If you are interested in playing, please call MaraDare and let her know.

We have you covered when it comes to faith growing fun! 3yr.-5th grade afternoon activities begin at 3:45pm with fellowship, faith growing and music fun.

Followed by family night supper with Sissy and her amazing kitchen Angels at 5:15pm.

After supper you don’t want to miss out on adult bible studies, youth small groups and adult chancel choir rehearsal 6:30-7:30

(kids fun provided in the AC during these activities). 

We know yummy bugs are on the rise so we have hand sanitizer and individual snacks prepared. Come catch the bug of Jesus with us on Wednesday’s!

If you want to renew or continue painting with a group,  Dr. Vincent Keesee’s Atelier is beginning March 7 in the art room at the Activities Center at FUMC on Thursdays from 2pm until 5 pm.  Lockers and easels are available.  No instruction or cost……just a place and time for painters with some experience to work together and be encouraged by each other.  Bring your canvas and paints…..a still life will be set up for the first meeting Thursday, March 7.  FUMC members and non-members should register with MaraDare Day at 382-6100.  There are a limited number of spaces.


Easter Eggstravaganza, Brunch, and Egg Hunt. This such a wonderful time to share in fellowship and hear the reason for this season! Come and sit with my family. We would love to see you!

Door Hanger Party:  April 8th, 6-9pm in the Social Hall.  Cost is $25.  Due to limited space, pre-reservations are required.  Contact MaraDare.


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