Follow Jesus. Make Disciples. Transform the World.
Risk-Taking Mission and Service. Radical Hospitality. Extravagant Generosity. Passionate Worship. Intentional Faith Development. This is what Hayesville First is all about.
Hayesville First United Methodist Church is a spiritually empowered community equipping people, sharing gifts and caring with Jesus for the Church and the world. We, the fellowship of Hayesville First United Methodist Church, seek to build a vibrant, diverse, and welcoming faith community through worship, prayer, and study that nurtures us spiritually and strengthens us for Christian Service.
Mission work that is a force for social justice in our community and in the world. Active ministries that prepare the entire congregation, especially youth, to engage in every aspect of Church life. Responsible stewardship that sustains our historic building, provides abundant resources for ministries, and allocates those resources wisely. Responding to God's call, we will be a reflection of Christ at all times and in all places.
Hayesville First United Methodist Church has been a spiritual leader in Clay County for many generations. In a town often characterized by transience and change, Hayesville First has remained a steadfast beacon, long recognized for its commitment to the community, missional service, social justice, and reconciliation.
If you are interested in learning more about Hayesville First or would like to become a member, please contact Pastor Kirk Hatherly.