Registration Coming Soon! Poverty Immersion. Everyone is welcome to an interactive experience that will help re-frame our perspective on all kinds of poverty (yes, there’s more than one kind of poverty!) and the lives of those affected by it. The gathering will be led by community volunteers and experienced facilitators from the Communities First Association (CFA), a non-profit organization that equip leaders to…

Discipleship Sunday! Everyone belongs, matters, & is needed. We mean that. On August 20 after Sunday worship we will have, what used to be known as “sign-up Sunday”. Really though, it’s so much more. It’s a time to think about how you want to be involved in church life. Do you want to be more…

Children and Youth Program Registration First Congregational Church offers many programs for fellowship and faith formation for the children and youth of our church; this is part of how we live into our covenant to love, support, and care for the children growing up in our midst. In order to ensure our families are aware…

All-Church Picnic!  Sunday, August 27, 10am in Bemis Woods (Grove 7) The All-Church Picnic is Sunday, August 27! Bring a chair or blanket, and worship with us at 10am in Bemis Woods. Our Spirit Worship Band will lead the service with Rich, Meredith and Katherine. Afterwards we’ll fire up the grills, uncover the food, and enjoy…

Believe it or not, the fall Rummage Sale is just around the corner! Additional information will be posted as we get closer to October, but for now, mark your calendars (we’ll need volunteers and stuff!)!  Drop off: Oct 14 from 9am – 1pm & Oct 15 from 1pm – 3pm Sale: Oct 17 from 6pm…

Why take Mental Health First Aid? • Recognize if a family member, child or adolescent is struggling. • Learn how to talk to a youth who is in need. • Make a positive change by helping someone onto the right road. • Respond with the same empathy and respect to mental illness as you would…

Sunday Morning Reflective Chapel Services (8:30am) We have a new opportunity to slow down, be quiet, and reflect on dimensions of spiritual health.  All are invited to attend the Reflective Services on specific Sundays (schedule listed below) at 8:30am in the Chapel. They are 45 minutes, and offer wisdom, silence, reflection, and optional sharing.  This…

Help out by going inside the institution once a month to help incarcerated people read to their children. They are looking for someone who is available on either the second Wednesday of the month from 1pm to 4pm, or the first Sunday of the month 1:30pm to 4pm, or the third Tuesday of the month 7pm to 9:30pm. Prospective…

Our Adult Christian Exploration (ACE) Committee is firming up details on the Sunday morning classes listed below. So, please check back regularly as dates and topics are subject to change. All of the classes take place from 10:15-11:30am in our second floor Seim Room. Complimentary childcare is offered in Room 108. The classes stand alone,…

Please join us for any of the guided* walks below: Sunday, September 24 at 10am & 11:35am. Sunday, November 5 at 10am & 11:35am, All Saints Day walk. Wednesday, December 20 from 7-9pm, Longest Night, featuring a harpist. Sunday, December 31 at 10:30am. Sunday, February 11 at 10am & 11:35am. Maundy Thursday, March 29 at…

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