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A Weird Season

First Church,  We are getting ready to enter what many in our culture might see as a “weird season.”  In the Church, we call it Lent.  Lent is the 40 day time period each year that we spend intentionally getting our hearts ready for the celebration that comes with the Resurrection at Easter.  But according to the…

A Day To Remember

First Church, As I have shared with you in the past, I realize that time is a precious commodity. In light of this, we want to use it as powerfully and relevantly as we can. It is in this spirit that I want to invite you to mark the morning of SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24 off…

North Campus Update

First Church, A few weeks ago I asked you to be praying for the North Campus over the weekend of January 13-14—which was obviously last weekend! You may remember that I had mentioned to you that we would be entering a time of discernment and new possibilities related to the North Campus as we worked…

Looking Back, Looking Ahead

First Church, Once more let me offer you a very HAPPY NEW YEAR! The ending of one year and the start of a new one provides a natural opportunity for both reflection and anticipation. In the weeks to come you will hear more specifically what happened in a number of our primary ministry areas in…

New Year’s Brings New Opportunities

First Church, I can now “officially” offer you a HAPPY NEW YEAR! New years bring about a sense of excitement and anticipation about what is possible. This is true with life in general, but it is particularly true when it comes to God’s church. Over the years, we at First Church have been so very…