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Holy Week: An Expanding Tradition

The first Christians or “followers of the Way” as they were known, observed only one special occasion each year: Jesus’ resurrection or what we now call “Easter.” In time, the first liturgical season morphed into being. It was a season of preparation for this holy day and it became the practice of many Christians, especially…

Christmas Eve Services Dec. 24, 2018

First Church will host two Christmas Eve services, beginning with the 8pm Candlelight Service of Lessons and Carols, where we celebrate and join together in song and scriptures, and end the service lighting candles and singing Silent Night. The 11:30pm Service of Carols, Candles, and Communion is a moving way to usher in Christmas Day…

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.