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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…

Happy New Year!

First Church, As one year ends and another gets ready to start, from every member of our Core Staff team… Aaron Russell, Director of Community Outreach and College Ministries; Angie Tobias, Director of Children’s Ministries; Ben Marzo, Director of Hospitality; D.G. Giordano, Pastor of Congregational Care; Desiree’ Bower, Director of Worship; Jake Bair, Contemporary Worship…

Welcome

Merry Christmas to you! And welcome on this very special and holy day! Today is a day of holy mystery, grace and wonder as we celebrate Jesus born among us. For on this day we have the opportunity to hear and receive the gifts our hearts truly long for as we experience the hope, peace,…