Posts by Kasey Kalchert (Page 2)

Community Celebration Sunday

This Sunday, September 13, at 9:30am, we’ll gather together remotely to celebrate the blessing of our connection both to God and to one another through First Church. This service will feature special music from our Handbell Choir, Julie Lehman and Dave Aberth and various musicians and vocalists. We will also be welcoming new members into…

August Worship Change

From Sunday, August 2, until September 13, our worship format will shift from live streaming to one combined service at 9:30am on zoom. Weekly registration will be necessary. Please visit https://bit.ly/AkronFirstChurch to register. Recordings of the services will be posted online. We will record the worship services and posting them on Facebook and our website,…

Pulpit Exchange

On Sunday, August 16, Pastor Nanette and Pastor Debbie, from the First Christian Church Cuyahoga Falls, will switch pulpits as our churches are getting to know each other more this summer and fall. First Christian is seeking to become part of the United Church of Christ.

Nominating is Happening!

Church ministries remain as vital during the pandemic and current boards and committees are meeting online to adapt and continue their ministries. In anticipation of our Congregational Meeting on September 13, 2020, the Nominating Board will begin recruiting members for the various boards. Are you interested to learn more about the activities of a particular…

Patio Pollinator Garden Project

The church patio at the Chapel entrance has been redone over the last six months, with a new concrete foundation and a bike rack. This summer, the next step is to add a pollinator garden, that will benefit the Feed My Sheep Garden. If you are interested to donate plants or get involved, please contact…

Devotional Booklet Now Online

Once a month, First Church receives and distributes copies of The Upper Room magazine around the building, a free resource available to anyone who wishes to keep a copy. The magazine is a devotional resource where people all over the world are able to share prayers and stories of faith.  During this time, as we…

Online PUBlic Theology

Join us for an online happy hour, more commonly known as PUBlic Theology. BYOB. Join us, via zoom, to talk about life, faith, the multiverse, and anything else that may be on your mind at the moment! This will be a joint event between First Christian Cuyahoga Falls, and the First Congregational Church of Akron.…