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March Mission of the Month

Church leadership has selected Limitless Ambition as the March 2020 Mission of the Month! Limitless Ambition, Inc. uses creative approaches to help girls and young women overcome boundaries to their success. Built and led by women, the nonprofit preserves and promotes the visions of emerging women who have been discouraged from pursuing their goals. By providing resources, training, and support – this…

Labyrinth Walk

The next presentation of the Labyrinth will be Thursday, February 13. 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…

Inquirer’s Gatherings

Are you interested to learn more about First Church and our branch of Christianity? Would you like to hear more about entering the covenant of membership within the congregation? Please consider attending the Inquirer’s Gatherings on February 16 and February 23. Join Pastor Nanette in the Upper Room at 12:15pm, to learn more about the history of First Church and the process…

Bible Study for Men*

The group will meet again on Saturday, January 4 at 7:30am in the Fellowship Hall. The topic this session is: John 14:15-3; 15:26-27; 16:5-15 – The Promise of the Holy Spirit. Participants are encouraged to read the focus scriptures before the meeting, to bring a Bible (any translation will do), and to be prepared for…

November Fellowship Outing

Please join us on Saturday, November 9 at GET AIR, which is an indoor trampoline park at 1886 Buccholzer Ave. We have reserved a two-hour jump time from 10am-12pm. This fun place is for adults as well as kids, but only those who jump need to pay. Besides trampolines, there is the Ninja obstacle course (rings, climbing nets, etc), foam pits, dodgeball,…

Soul Armor Yoga

Partnering with Karen Scott, a local Akronite, First Church is hosting Soul Armor Yoga on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month in the Fellowship Hall, starting at 6pm. Come as you are and connect with yourself, your breath and your body in a yoga class that meets you where you are. Questions? Contact Karen for more information.

Coming Out Christian

Members, Brenda Waddell and Logan Báez, are starting an outreach and support ministry group to reach members of the LGBTQ+ community and support them in rethinking God’s love toward LGBTQ+ Christians. Beginning on October 13, Coming Out Christian will meet in the First Church Chapel from 6-7pm. These meetings will continue on the first Sunday…

Men’s Bible Study*

You are warmly invited to join Steven Savides for a thematic exploration of the scriptures on the first Saturday of each month. We’ll meet over breakfast in Fellowship Hall from 7:30-9am. Participants are encouraged to read the focus scriptures before the meeting, to bring a Bible (any translation will do), and to be prepared for a journey through scripture aimed at providing…

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…