First Church News

Questioning Capital Punishment Study

Sunday, March 25 – Wednesday, March 28 | Classroom 1 Throughout this 4-day study, facilitated by Mary Maxwell, Debbie Hill, and Lamar Coleman, we will engage in dialogue and use our church’s core values and the United Methodist Social Principles to critically examine our positions on capital punishment. The study will begin with a showing…

Holy Week & Easter Services

Easter time is here and love is alive! At First Church, we invite you to be a part of a church where we walk through life together seeking and loving God, loving and serving people. As we journey through Holy Week and hear the story of Jesus’ life, death, and resurrection, we discover how much…

Family Movie Night

Award Winning Animated Feature Film Coco On Screen at First Church Movie Night Looking for some family fun to start your weekend? Join us this Friday, March 9 for Movie Night. Our film is Disney Pixar’s Coco, which won this year’s Academy Award and Golden Globe Award for Best Animated Feature Film. The show starts…

Volunteer for Family Promise

The next Family Promise Congregational Hosting will be the week of March 18-25. Volunteer to provide meals and spend time with our guests during evening meal service or provide overnight host support. If you have any questions, stop by the information table before the 9:30 and 11:00 am services on 3/4 or 3/11 or sign…

Learning & Living Our Core Values

Last August, we had a church-wide retreat to look at our vision statement, Seek and Love God, Love and Serve People, and develop core values—specific ways of living out God’s vision for our church. We spent some time learning and discussing The United Methodist Social Principles and the ways in which they inform how we…