Night Prayer Services Return This Winter

Night Prayer Services Return This Winter

On Tuesdays beginning January 3, you are invited to a thirty minute Night Prayer Service to end your day in community and peace.   “Hygge for the soul” is how one woman describes Compline, the Night Prayer Service that was offered by the Faith Formation...
A Congregation of Readers

A Congregation of Readers

Anyone familiar with the First Church congregation knows that this faith community “expects and respects” (as one retired pastor says) questions about scripture, theology, and religion.   It is no surprise, then, that we are a congregation of readers, with six...
Palm Sunday Worship

Palm Sunday Worship

Here are the links for worship this Sunday: YouTube Livestream link is HERE. Register here to participate in person.  Advance registration recommended for April. April 10 Worship Bulletin Welcome Folder (Virtual worshippers, please sign) Online Offering...
Compline Prayer Service Continues During Lent

Compline Prayer Service Continues During Lent

“Hygge for the soul” is how one woman describes Compline, a Night Prayer Service offered by the Faith Formation Committee this winter.  Another participant shared that Compline reminded him of putting his young daughters to sleep:  “It’s like God...
Registration Open for Summer Youth Mission Trips

Registration Open for Summer Youth Mission Trips

Registration continues this winter for two  youth mission experiences in June and July 2022.  Details and registration links are below.  While Pastor Jane Cheema is on renewal leave, please direct any questions to Jim Hagedorn, Youth Council Chair, at...
Annual Christmas Pageant Marks 100th Year

Annual Christmas Pageant Marks 100th Year

This year marks First Church’s 100th Christmas Pageant.  Children Pre-K through Grade 6 share the story of Christ’s birth through scripture and song. Presented within our worship service on Dec. 12, the children embody the Joy of the Third Sunday of...