First Church News

March 2013 Minutes

Chair Debby Manuel called the meeting to order at 7:10 p.m. She welcomed 25 members of the Ministries Council and Work Areas, and 27 self-registered members, for a total of 52 in attendance. Lay Leader Jeff Chandler presented a devotional from 1 Corinthians 12:27: We are the Church, the Body of Christ, noting that as believers…

Final 2013 Lenten Devotional

Green Team offers weekly Lenten Devotionals Stewardship of Creation In the spirit of sacrifice, self-denial and penitence, the Green Team is offering weekly devotions during Lent for your thoughtful study.  This week we ask you to prayerfully consider what we can do to become more informed and involved in public advocacy. Daily Scripture: Micah 6:8 God…

Fifth 2013 Lenten Devotional

Stewardship of Creation Green Team offers weekly Lenten devotionals In the spirit of sacrifice, self-denial and penitence, the Green Team is offering weekly devotions during Lent for your thoughtful study. This week we ask you to prayerfully consider what we can do to create a lifestyle of sustainability. Daily Scripture: Acts 2:43-47 “Day by day, as…

Fourth 2013 Lenten Devotional

Stewardship of Creation Green Team offers weekly Lenten Devotionals In the spirit of sacrifice, self-denial and penitence, the Green Team is offering weekly devotions during Lent for your thoughtful study.  This week we ask you to prayerfully consider what we can do to end hunger. Daily Scripture: Matthew 25:35, 40 Jesus preached, “For I was hungry…

Easter

Celebrate Easter at The Church in the City! We welcome you – just as you are. Here, there is a place for everyone. “Come and you will see.” – John 1:39 Open Hearts. Open Minds. Open Doors. The People of the United Methodist Church. Palm Sunday March 24 8:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. Traditional Worship…