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Breakfast with Santa Dec. 8

Breakfast with Santa is Saturday, December 8th! Children and adults alike are invited to First Church for a pancake breakfast and a morning of fun activities, including meeting Santa Claus. Breakfast is served from 9-11am. This event is free, but a good will offering is appreciated.

First Church Reads: an Advent Devotional

This Advent season we will be reading Walter Brueggemann’s Celebrating Abundance, a collection of daily devotionals for Advent compiled by Richard Floyd. About the book: “Advent is a time for telling the truth – the truth of our weariness and our anxiety, yes, but also the truth of the relentless generosity of God, which opens…

A Response to Violence

Beloved, The past days have brought distressing news. Many of us gathered in solidarity and worship yesterday morning and will keep doing so every Sunday as we yearn for peace, justice, and kindness in this broken yet beloved world. In light of the mass murder at the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh last Saturday, I encourage you to reach out to…