First Church News

What’s New in Contemporary Worship?

A team of lay people in collaboration with church staff spent this summer thinking, planning, and working on our Contemporary Worship service. The goal was to create more opportunities to build community and foster new relationships. This group discussed a variety of ideas, and provided the larger worshipping congregation and opportunity to provide feedback through…

An Evening with Bernstein and Sondheim

You’re invited to an evening with Bernstein & Sondheim! Join us Sunday, August 24 at 7pm for a free concert at First Church. The concert will showcase the music of one of the most prolific composers of the 20th Century, Leonard Bernstein, an American composer, conductor, author and pianist who was among the first conductors…

Back to School Pancake Breakfast

When school ended in May, it seemed that it would be a long, long time until it started up again. There would be VBS and mission trips; family vacations and trips to the beach; time with friends at the movies and the parks… But time is a funny thing. In the middle of all that…

All New Youth Group Begins August 17

Beginning on Sunday, August 17, Youth Group is All New! Here is a look at what will be available for youth beginning on August 17. Sunday Mornings: In the morning, there will be a chance to try out our Sunday morning opportunities as well as a free, all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast! It’s a great opportunity to…