“Despite their losses they sat down to a harvest with new friends and they gave thanks.”
“We say thank you…. And we know that will never be enough.”
'So let us preach that Good News and let us declare that we see each other and we see this world as God's Kingdom'
“Ghoulies and Ghosties” by Rev. David Poole
“Let us spend a bit more time reflecting and being angry at what's breaking God's heart”
All of our individual efforts may not be impressive, but combined result in a new Kingdom.
'Take a risk in a serious investment that gives meaning and hope and joy to others in need.'
Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.
"Have salt in yourselves, and be at peace with one another" - Mark 9: 50
Rally Sunday welcomes current, past and future members to First Church. Traditionally held in early September, it signifies the end of summer vacation and the return to Sunday services in our Sanctuary followed by...
But when Jesus turned and looked at his disciples, he rebuked Peter. “Get behind me, Satan!” he said. “You do not have in mind the concerns of God, but merely human concerns.”
‘This is the heir. Come, let us kill him and seize his inheritance.’
Apologies for the camera out of kilter. Jump to the 13 minute mark in the video to see David in the pulpit presenting his sermon.
"Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the Lord for ever"
Margot was a devoted and faithful member of our church for many years
A Sermon, A Dedication, And A Tribute!
"Go from your country, your people and your father’s household..."
“These people honor me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me”
The Search Team is to present the Candidate to be the next Called Pastor of First Church In Pembroke on Sunday July 25th The Search Team is pleased to announce our unanimous selection of...
Candidate Rev. David Poole delivers a "Called" Service.
Keep us humble in Your care, and may we continue to see Your love shining through in our lives and all around us.
"I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be complete."
"Whoever has ears, let them hear what the Spirit says”
"God would never turn away Anthony"
“SLEEPING THROUGH THE STORM” by Rev. Terry Martinson
Then he looked at those seated in a circle around him and said, “Here are my mother and my brothers!” Mark 3:20-21, 34
We come together seeking renewal of the vows made at our baptism.
May your glory be proclaimed in all we give and all we do when we are together and when we scatter to do your will in other places
If you knew for certain that death was just around the corner would you pray? If so, for what? For who? Potential answers in todays Sermon by Reverend Terry Martinson.
Sermon – “Endurance and the Trails of Faith” by Rev. Fred Meade Meditation Prayer Creator of friendships, whose love lifts us from mindless servitude to caring community, we thank you for the guidance of...
Through the power of your Holy Spirit, weed out the things in our lives which choke out your Word.
Loving God, show us the depths of your grace in these precious moments and in your Holy Word
“Nothing in life will ever prevent me from loving you”
May our thoughts center on the message that light has come to chase away the shadows
As we all head out on our separate ways, don’t forget to step outside, look up to the heavens, and give God thanks for the many blessings in which we all are surrounded….
It is Lent and tonight, O Gracious God, we gather to revisit a most important moment, the story of the Last Supper, in which Your Son Jesus, and His Disciples, shared a meal...
Welcome to First Church. Today is the 6th Sunday in the journey of Lent, better known as Palm Sunday or Passion Sunday, and the marks the beginning of Holy Week.
Prelude Welcome & Opening Prayer Welcome to First Church. Today is the 5th Sunday in the journey of Lent and next Sunday (Palm/Passion Sunday) we will begin Holy Week, during which we...
Thank you for hosting a blood drive. Your willingness to open your doors and recruit blood donors is vital
Welcome & Opening Prayer Prelude The King of Love My Shepherd Is Welcome & Opening Prayer O Gracious God, this week has been full of challenges, however equally full of opportunities to strengthen...
FIRST CHURCH in PEMBROKE Sunday, March 7, 2021 ORDER OF WORSHIP The Third Sunday in Lent Scriptures for today: Ex. 20: 1-17; Psalm.19; 1 Corinthians 1: 18-25; and John 2: 13-22 Prelude Welcome...
BULLETIN FIRST CHURCH in PEMBROKE Sunday, February 28, 2021 ORDER OF WORSHIP – The Second Sunday in Lent Prelude Be Thou My Vision Welcome & Opening Prayer Gracious God, thank You for yet another...
FIRST CHURCH in PEMBROKE Sunday, February 21, 2021 ORDER OF WORSHIP – The First Sunday in Lent ...
“Create in me a clean heart, O God, and put a new and right spirit within me.” Ps. 51: 10 Prelude – Give Me a Clean Heart “Create in me a clean heart, O...
Ashes for Ash Wednesday are available in the mail box located outside Fellowship Hall Why is Ash Wednesday celebrated? Ash Wednesday marks the first day of Lent. It is an important day in the...
Judy Graham Thank you – Service this morning “spot on” – a time to reflect on our communication skills- FIRST CHURCH in PEMBROKE Sunday, February 14, 2021 ORDER OF WORSHIP – Transfiguration Sunday Prelude...
" We gather as Your church, with optimism and expectations, eagerly looking to be refreshed by Your Words and restored by Your Touch. "
“The Good News…Repent And Believe!” – Sunday Service – 01/24/21
So, this morning Heavenly Father, be with us and grant us the power of Your Peace.