Single or Solo Fellowship Group

This in-person social gathering is for single or solo First Church members age 60 and above. January 29, from 5-7 pm, is our 2023 kickoff meeting, hosted by SOS co-chair Nancy Braund Boruch. Join us for conversation, connection and community over cheese & crackers. Contact Nancy at nlbb_615@yahoo.com for her address or more information.

Night Prayer Service

Zoom

On Tuesdays beginning January 3, you are invited to a thirty minute Night Prayer Service to end your day in community and peace. These services from 8:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., available via Zoom, are patterned after the ancient monastic tradition of Compline (meaning completion)--the final prayer of the day. We will follow a simple […]

Wednesday Bible Study

Zoom

Bible study for those who want to go deeper, learn more about the Bible. Open to all wanting to learn via zoom. Meets weekly 10-11:30 am. Contact Janet Lutz for more info and zoom contacts: Janetatl@aol.com.

Winter Picnic

Dining Room

Stop by the church at 12:30 p.m. on Wednesday, February 1 for an indoor winter picnic! Seasonal story, songs, and dessert provided. Bring your own lunch (and a friend!). RSVP here: https://onrealm.org/faithatfirst/PublicRegistrations/Event?linkString=MDJmMjE0ZTUtNzU1MC00NDBmLWI2NmQtYWY4ZjAxNzJiNGUx

Children’s Choir Rehearsal

Children's Choir is open to children in grades 1-6 and children can join at any time. Email brian@faithatfirst.com for more details.

Handbell Choir Rehearsal

Choir Room

The Handbell Choir plays in worship once each month. Basic music reading skills required (instrumentalists are especially welcome). Open to adults and youth in grades 6-12. New members welcome throughout the year - email brian@faithatfirst.com for more details.

Chancel Choir Rehearsal

Choir Room

SATB Choir for adults and youth in grades 9-12. New members welcome throughout the year - email brian@faithatfirst.com for more details.

Progressive Christianity Reading Group

Zoom

The Progressive Christianity Reading Group continues online discussion of Unruly Saint: Dorothy Day’s Radical Vision and It’s Challenge for Our Times by D.L. Mayfield. New participants are always welcome. In Unruly Saint: Dorothy Day’s Radical Vision and It’s Challenge for Our Times, activist, writer, and neighbor Mayfield brings a personal lens to Day’s story. In […]

God’s Story, Our Stories Lectionary Bible Study

Zoom

This weekly online Bible study invites participants to discuss the scripture texts for the coming Sunday and to ponder what those stories may teach us today. New participants are always welcome. Facilitators: Bill Brown (bbrown@wwbrown-inc.com) and Lee Rader (leelrader@gmail.com).

Movie Night Fundraiser

Glenna Hall, Room J, Great Hall

Couples and parents with young children are invited to Youth Ministry's Movie Night Fundraiser on Friday, February 3 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. Enjoy a date night complete with a movie (Always Be My Maybe) and snacks in Glenna Hall while your children are supervised in the Great Hall. Snacks for the children will be […]