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Praying Our Way Forward

First Church, We are living in times of tremendous opportunity and tremendous challenge. We at First Church are part of the larger United Methodist Church. We are a connectional church which ultimately means we believe we are better together than apart. Therefore we seek to live in connection with our brothers and sisters around the…

Giving Thanks and Looking Ahead

First Church, New years create wonderful times of reflection both on what has been as well as what is to come.  It has been an exciting past year at First Church. From the first full rotation of our Disciple’s Journey to numerous youth going through our confirmation process to the most baptisms we have had in…

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…