Rev. Jerry Poole

Thank you for visiting our website. We invite you to look through all our webpages and links to learn more about us. Make yourself at home!

If you have any questions, we would be happy to answer them. Please call our church office at 509-582-2163.

Church Office:


421 W. Kennewick Ave.

Kennewick, WA. 99336

Fax: 509-586-0298

Kennewick First United Methodist Church


                     "Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors..."



Kennewick First United Methodist Church has been a strong presence in our community, and the historic downtown Kennewick area, since 1902. It's caring congregation is a wonderful mix of inter-generational Christians, families, singles, longtime members, and newer members. We seek to serve God and to be filled with the joy that comes from fellowship with other believers. We welcome you, and encourage you to visit.

Kennewick First United Methodist Church would like every potential new member to fill out a Spiritual Gift Inventory list.  To do this, go to our Volunteer to Serve on the home page. Then select the hyperlink: located in the second paragraph of the page. After clicking the hyperlink, fill in your name, email, etc. and click submit or continue as guest and click submit and you will take your test. Results will automatically be scored!  When you see your score, please click on Print your results and then you can submit your test to the email of your choosing.

Come worship with us and find your place in our church family.

You can listen to last Sunday's sermon by clicking here:

 January 15, 2017 -
9:00 & 10:30 am Services
Old Testament Lesson: Psalm 40: 1-11
New Testament Lesson: John 1: 29-34
Sermon: "Up From the Pits"
Preaching: Pastor Jerry Poole


Office Hours:

8:00 am to 4:00 pm,  Monday through Thursday
with a one hour lunch from noon to 1:00 pm
8:00 am to noon Friday

 Closed Saturday & Sunday and Federal Holidays.

Upcoming Events
January 13-15:  Sr UMY Winter Retreat
January 14-15: Rock-a-Thon
January 16: Office Closed due to Martin Luther King Day
January 18: Confirmation classes begin
January 27 & 28:  Confirmation Retreat
January 28:  David Hare Sr.'s Memorial
February 5:  Souper Bowl of Caring
February 10:  Jr & Sr UMY Youth Dance

Use the form below to register for Special Events, Sunday Morning Worship Bus Rides, Cornerstone Classes, or if you need more information regarding any of our programs and services. Thank you!