Posts from September 2019

Labyrinth Returns to First Church

The next presentation of the Labyrinth will be October 10. The doors open at 6pm, with the first walk beginning at 6:30pm. The last walk will begin at 7:30pm, with the lights coming back up at 8pm. The room in handicapped accessible and there is a wooden finger tool for individuals in wheelchairs or with…

Influenza Vaccine Clinic

An Influenza Vaccine Clinic will be held at First Church on Sunday, September 15, 2019, in the Conference Room before and after the 11am service. Most insurance companies, including Medicare Part B, all of the Medicare Advantage plans, i.e., SummaCare, Anthem, Medical Mutual of Ohio, just to name a few of the insurance carriers, cover…

Progress Through Preservation Tour Stop

Progress Through Preservation of Greater Akron is sponsoring a tour of four Akron landmark churches on Sunday, September 22, from 1-4pm. This is an opportunity to see and hear the history of these magnificent buildings. Featured churches on the tour will include our very own First Church along with St Vincent’s, St. Bernard’s and Trinity…

Art Show at First Church

From October 6-20, we will be displaying artwork created by members of the congregation and their immediate families (parents and children included). This is not a sale, just a display to highlight the art created by our own members and friends. The pieces will be on display in Fellowship Hall. This will include paintings, drawings, photographs, stained glass and other wall art.…

Bereavement Group to meet in the fall

Starting Tuesday, September 17, Rev. Karen Bruno, Chaplain of SouthernCare Hospice Services and First Church member, is facilitating a bereavement group in the Conference Room. The group will meet from 5:30-7:30pm for 6 weeks. The meetings build on each other, so attendance at all six is crucial. Space is limited, so be sure to register! Please contact Karen for more information at…