Posts by Alex Morris

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Holly Jolly Drive-Thru

On Friday, December 9 from 7pm to 8:30pm you can come to see Santa and all his helpers here at First Church as we host our second-annual Holly Jolly Drive-Thru. Stay in your car as you drop off letters directly to Santa, experience lights and decorations, play various games, listen to music, and enjoy hot…

Members Joining May 2022

Inquirers’ Gatherings

If you would like to explore becoming a member and learn about First Church, please join us at noon on two Sundays, November 6 and  November 13, for our two-part Inquirers’ Gatherings. On November 6, we’ll cover the basics of the Congregational faith tradition and First Church’s wider church affiliations. Participants will have an opportunity…

Boxes of Rice-A-Roni

Rice-A-Roni Donations

First Church has partnered with Open M since 1968. Open M feeds the hungry and treats the mind, body, and spirit through their work. This includes helping empower people so they can be productive workers at good jobs, providing dignity in their lives. During the past two-plus years, churches were unable to assist Open M…

Luncheon Attendees

Silver Lining Luncheon

Wednesday, October 26, 12pm to 2pm First Church will be hosting our inaugural Silver Lining Luncheon! Senior members will be invited to attend the luncheon, held in Fellowship Hall, which will include a hot lunch provided by our own Food Service Coordinator, Debbie Riley. Each social will feature a short program following the meal, and…

Trunk-or-Treat Bat

Trunk-or-Treat

Saturday, October 22, 2pm Our neighbor, First United Methodist Church of Akron, has invited us to participate in their yearly Trunk-or-Treat event. Families from First Church are welcome to register for and attend the event. Register Here>> There will be trick-or-treating for the kids and a light dinner after. This annual event usually sees about…

Coat Drive Coats

Mason CLC Coat Drive

Support this year’s winter coat drive running through October 2. We are accepting children’s winter coats, Child XS to Adult XL, gloves, hats, and blankets. Please feel free to stop by our display at the church office where you can sign up, or, sign up online at https://bit.ly/Winter-Coat-Drive. All donations can be dropped off at…

Akron Zoo Penguin

Akron Zoo Outing

Save the date and join us for one combined Celebrate and Festival worship service at 10am on Sunday, August 21. After worship, we’ll carpool over to the Akron Zoo for an afternoon of fun! We’ve reserved the Savanna Pavilion which offers shade with tables and chairs. Accessible restrooms are situated in the nearby visitors’ center.…

School Supplies

School Supply Drive

In less than two months, children will be returning to school. This can mean a lot of pressure, both socially and financially, on families to be able to purchase new supplies for children. In an effort to help as many area families start the school year off on the right foot, First Church will be…

Red White & Blue Celebration

Red, White, & Blue Celebration

Join us in person or online on Sunday, July 3, for a Red, White, & Blue Celebration at our 9am and 11am worship services. Our 11am Festival service will feature music suited to the day: Fanfare for the Common Man, The Liberty Bell March, Pilgrim’s Chorus from Tannhauser, and the moving melodies of Finlandia. The…