First Church News

Congregational Meeting on April 21

We need you! Join us as we ensure a healthy church! The work that is outlined below leads us (the Transition Task Force) to our culminating activity: an all day confirmation of the love we have for this body of Christ in our church and in our community. We hope to add you to the…

Welcome Back, Gilmores!

 Missionary Commissioning During General Conference this year, twenty-five missionaries of the United Methodist Church will be commissioned for ministry happening all across the world. Two of those being commissioned will be Britt and Alison Gilmore. Though they have been serving at East Belfast Mission in Northern Ireland since they moved from First Church in July…

General Conference 2012

General Conference 2012 Download the app for your mobile device from the iTunes App Store or from Google Play for Android devices. The Basics Who? Delegates from around the world What? General Conference Where? Tampa Convention Center When? April 24 – May 4 (General Conference is held every four years.) Why? To determine current and future policies of…

Conversations with the Resurrected Lord

Six Week Bible Study Wednesday evenings In the New Testament there are 13 conversations that the resurrected Lord has with His disciples. Over six weeks we will look at the themes, similarities and emphasis of these events. Come join us. Click here to register your children (infancy through fifth grade) for child care on Wednesday evenings. Note: registration…

Creation Care Guide

2012 Lenten Article Series by the First Church Green Team Meatless Monday This article completes the Green Team’s Lenten Creation Care series. Lent ends on Passion Sunday, the beginning of Holy Week. We hope that you have found food for thought in these articles … and speaking of food, that is our subject for today.…