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When you give to First UMC you are supporting our mission to bring Christlike unconditional love and acceptance to all. Through your gifts, we are not only able to operate, but help our community by providing necessary resources. Click the button below to give securely. (UPDATE 9/20/21: Please note that the giving page has been recently updated and may look different to you. If you experience any issues, please call the church office at 260.925.0885.)

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Ways to give

Did you know there are multiple ways to give to First Church?

  • Write a check or give cash
  • Click here to be taken to our secure donation page to set up one-time or recurring payments
  • Download the Vanco Mobile App to your phone
  • Set up recurring payments with your bank
  • Use the giving kiosk by the church office
  • Give by text


  1. Simply send a text message to 260-212-1330 with the amount you would like to contribute (example: 25).
  2. Within a few minutes, you’ll be sent a text with a link to register.
  3. Click on the link and enter your cardholder name and debit or card information.
  4. Once your registration is complete, you will receive a text verification and a receipt of your donation via email.


First United Methodist Church
1203 E. Seventh Street | Auburn, IN 46706 | 260.925.0885