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What a wonderful old church right in the heart of Birmingham, if I lived in Birmingham this would... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
Eddie M
Jasper, Alabama
Wonderful worship experience in a beautiful, historic sanctuary

We attended worship on Sunday of MLK week-end. We are United Methodist, so we sort of knew what to... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
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11 Sep 2018
22 Jan 2018
“Wonderful worship experience in a beautiful, historic sanctuary”
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518 19th St N, Birmingham, AL 35203-2107
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

What a wonderful old church right in the heart of Birmingham, if I lived in Birmingham this would be the church I would attend.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Eddie M
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We attended worship on Sunday of MLK week-end. We are United Methodist, so we sort of knew what to expect, but really anyone could feel comfortable at this church service. It is a very welcoming, open congregation. As we United Methodists say, we are "open...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

When my girlfriend and I started dating, one thing that we connected on was how we both wanted to find a church where we could be together as a lesbian couple and be accepted by everyone at our church. We made a list of a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 4 February 2016

What a wonderful church. Pastors Keith and Stephanie are smart, empathic and great speakers. This church welcomes and embraces all people....certainly not the norm in B'ham. Give it a try!

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank awyeth
Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Beautiful church. Everyone welcomed US. Enjoyed the service, touched my heart to see 2 mommies having there baby boy Baptized today. Nice to see a open and affirming church in action. Blessings to this family. Sermon was very thought provoking we had great discussion on...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

Very pretty building. We didn't go in as it was just too hot out to do any walking around. Since I am a Methodist it was nice to see.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank janelle h
Reviewed 8 September 2015

My grandsons parents were married here 23 years ago The interior of the church is gorgeous with stained glass windows The fountain in front is historic

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed 15 May 2015

My husband and I spent a day downtown, exploring the sights of Birmingham. On a previous occasion, we had seen some beautiful churches, so wanted to explore more. According to Wikipedia, this church was built in 1891 and was added to the National Register of...More

Date of experience: May 2015
1  Thank Anne M
Reviewed 22 June 2014

I was asked to rate, I am wondering what you rate? It is one of the original land grant churches of birmingham. It does have a center aisle if you are looking for a place to get married. I don't know what else to say.

Date of experience: June 2014
1  Thank ben-jam-in-done-that
Reviewed 13 March 2014

Saturday, March 8th, Tony and I was walking around Birmingham, enjoying the lovely spring like weather. We were looking at all the lovely architecture of the buildings and churches, when we found this lovely 1872 First United Methodist Church..the building is huge!!! and Gorgeous...!!! HISTORY:...More

Date of experience: March 2014
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