Events

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.…

White Fragility Online Book Discussion

Join us for thoughtful conversation ONLINE to discuss Robin J. DiAngelo’s book “White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk About Racism.” Discussions will be held every Wednesday evening from 7-8:30pm on Zoom. This will be a collaboration between First Church, Akron and First Christian Church, Cuyahoga Falls with the weekly conversations…

Zoom Movie Disucssion: Just Mercy

Join for us for a Zoom discussion on the film Just Mercy on Thursday, June 25, 7—9pm. Based on the bestselling book of the same name by Bryan Stevenson, Just Mercy presents the stunning true story of Walter McMillian, a black man convicted and sentenced to death in Alabama in 1988 for a crime he…

Movie Discussion: 13TH

Join our Zoom conversation on Tuesday, June 16 from 7-9pm! Watch the movie 13TH available on Netflix (free trial membership is available) and download Education for Justice’s accompanying Study Guide that we will use to guide our conversation. Ava DuVernay’s powerful documentary 13TH argues that although slavery was ostensibly abolished in 1865, a clause of…

Second Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser

First Church and Let’s Grow Akron are hosting the Second Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser on May 16 & 17! Proceeds from the Annual Spring Plant Sale Fundraiser combined with generous donations allow Let’s Grow Akron to continue to maintain and support community & market gardens plus educational programs that empower people to grow, prepare…

Breakfast with the Bunny

Breakfast with the Bunny is Saturday, March 28 from 9-11am in the Fellowship Hall. Bring the children in your life to meet the Easter Bunny and enjoy a pancake and sausage breakfast. Volunteers are needed! Please contact Kasey Kalchert or sign up in the church office. Thanks!

Commune Midweek Lenten Worship

Through March until April 1, join us on Wednesday evenings in the Chapel at 7pm to refresh and renew your spirit. These services, led by Pastor Nanette and Samara Peddle on guitar, will be a blend of contemporary and classing music with an uplifting message. Communion will be served. All ages are welcome.

St. Patrick’s Day luncheon

Please join us for a St. Patrick’s Day luncheon at 12pm on Tuesday, March 17, in Fellowship Hall. Come and enjoy a corned beef and cabbage meal and entertainment for only $8.00! Reservations are a must! Please sign up in the church office by March 10. Hosted by the Fellowship Team.