Missions Update

We are continuing to put out the basket for Helping Our Neighbors. The small amount we collected went directly to the United Church of Christ who has joined hands with fellow churches to...

Christian Education

By the time this newsletter reaches you, we will have had seven Sunday School classes!  I am happy to report that things are going very well and that I feel grateful for a...

Breeze Update

Soon you will be receiving an email invitation to log into Breeze.  Sometimes the email invite ends up in the spam folder so you may want to check there is you don’t see...

Community Thanksgiving Dinner

First Church will host a FREE Community Thanksgiving Dinner at 12 Noon on Thanksgiving Day.  This is our first attempt at a project of this kind.  We invite all who are alone or...

Stewardship Update

The Stewardship Team has been busy as we continue to meet to consider the obligations of each of us as stewards of the spiritual and financial health of our church. Stewardship Sunday is...

Paint the Parsonage!

You may have noticed that the drawings of the floor plans of both floors of the parsonage at 1 Greenwood Avenue have started to fill in.  Don’t worry, there is plenty more to...

Food Pantry Donations

The Christian Education Team would like to ask for any item pertaining to Thanksgiving for the Food Pantry. Some ideas would be: pie crust mix, cans of pumpkin or apple, cranberry sauce, cake...

Stephen Ministers

Stephen Ministers are trained to help individuals cope with a variety of life’s challenges by providing a caring, consistent, compassionate and faithful presence. Stephen Ministers  are prepared to walk beside care receivers for...

Christian Education

We would like to continue to focus on particular items each month for the food pantry. For the month of October it will be paper goods (paper towels, toilet tissue, Kleenex, napkins). Items...