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Living the Christmas Story Today

First Church, This time of the year never gets old. There is a reason that we prepare… and come… and celebrate the birth of Christ year after year. It truly is the greatest story and reality ever told. I recently came across this quote in one of the readings that I love. It says: “Great…

What’s New – Christmas at First Church

Don’t blink! Next month, believe it or not, is Christmas!  Christmas is the biggest worship opportunity of the year for us at First Church.  People who don’t go to church any other time of the year are open to an invitation to worship at Christmas.  So, we try to do everything we can to help people…

Disciple’s Journey: Step 2

Dear First Church, As Jesus followers, we are not called to be observers of the game but to be participants in it! Hopefully, by now, you are aware—at least at a minimal level—of what we call “Disciple’s Journey” at First Church. It is how we seek to be intentional to foster multiplying disciples of Jesus…

North Campus Update

First Church, Some months ago, we had a meeting at our North Campus facility to discuss possible best uses for the North Campus facilities moving forward. After hearing from those gathered, I indicated that I would give an update in the June or July time frame. We are in that time frame now and I…

Improving Communication | Telling Our Story

First Church, In recent years, First Church has been incredibly blessed. As we have continued to build upon the foundation of the past and to live into our vision of “Transformation In Christ, Changing Lives Inside and Out” we have experienced significant growth in the life of the church. No longer are we a church…