First Church News

Tornado Aid

UMCOR.org > click on tornadoes Help relieve some of the devastation caused by a massive tornado last week in Oklahoma. Giving to efforts through the United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) ensures that 100% of your donation will go to those affected by the devastating tornadoes. Here’s how to donate: Text Message: Make an immediate…

Celebration Lunch

Celebrating two decades in ministry! Join the Party! Who: Steve Schneeberger What: Thank You Celebration Lunch Where: contemporary worship center When: June 2, noon – 2 p.m. Why: Join us as we express our gratitude for 20 years of Steve’s service to our church, our youth and countless ministries and small groups. Steve is transitioning out of his role as…

Congratulations, Graduates!

Cameron Ames will graduate from Cornerstone Charter Academy. He was in involved in football, one year of jv and two years of varsity. He was the varsity quarterback for his football team his junior year. Cameron is the senior class secretary at Cornerstone. He has been involved in First Church’s youth group for the past…

The End of an Era in the Life of First Church

All of us face change in our lives.  Some change is easy and some is difficult.  Some is welcome and some is not. But, we all know and reluctantly accept that change is inevitable. What we as a church learned two years ago in the midst of pastoral changes, on-going construction and finally a move…

Why Give?

Giving is one of the most joyful aspects of the Christian life. We give because we serve a God who first gave to us. One of the most popular verses in the bible, John 3:16, tells us “For God so loved the world, He gave…..” God’s Grace is the most amazing gift of all. Through…