The Challenge of Sustainable Food Availability

firstpr0 Church News, Earth Care, Education Ministry

Seminar Series: The Arc of Human History: Challenges to Sustainability. Sundays, TODAY through November 5, 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall. Pick up a flyer in the narthex or see the Open Door for more details. Next Sunday, October 22: The Challenge of Sustainable Food Availability. Evan DeLucia: Professor, UI Department of Plant Biology, and Director of UI Institute for Sustainability, Energy …

The Challenge of Sustainable Mineral and Energy Resources.

firstpr0 Church News, Earth Care, Education Ministry

Seminar Series: The Arc of Human History: Challenges to Sustainability. Sundays, TODAY through November 5, 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall. Pick up a flyer in the narthex or see the Open Door for more details.   Today, October 15: The Challenge of Sustainable Mineral and Energy Resources. Stephen Marshak: Professor, UI Department of Geology, Director of UI School of Earth, Society …

Sunday, October 15, 2017

firstpr0 FPCU Worship

Adult Bible Study – 8:15 a.m. Worship – 9:30 a.m. Childcare is available for infants through preschool age, downstairs in Rooms 4 and 5. Sunday School for Children & Youth – following worship Sunday Seminar: “Challenges to Sustainability” – 11:00 a.m. Ending Racism Study – 5:30 p.m. in the Library. From the Pastor/Head of Staff The photo is “Praying Woman,” …

Sunday, October 8, 2017

firstpr0 FPCU Worship

Click here to view the October 8, 2017 Sunday Worship Bulletin “Ten Commandments,” a woodcarving in a church in Paszyn, Poland.

World Communion Sunday, October 1, 2017

firstpr0 FPCU Worship

Adult Bible Study – 8:15 a.m. Worship – 9:30 a.m. Childcare is available for infants through preschool age, downstairs in Rooms 4 and 5. Sunday School for Children & Youth – following worship Sunday Seminar: “Challenges to Sustainability” – 11:00 a.m. Communion at Clark-Lindsey Village: 1:30 p.m. Facing Racism Study – 5:30 p.m., Church Library   From the Pastor/Head of …

The Challenge of Human Population Growth

firstpr0 Church News, Earth Care, Education Ministry

Upcoming Seminar Series: The Arc of Human History: Challenges to Sustainability. Sundays, October 1 through November 5, 11:00 a.m., Fellowship Hall. October 8:  David Sherwood:  Professor Emeritus, UI Colleges of Medicine and Liberal Arts and Sciences, Former Director of UI Reproductive Biology Training Program. Whereas Homo sapiens evolved over 200,000 years ago, global population remained less than 1 billion until …

Sunday, September 24, 2017

firstpr0 FPCU Worship

Adult Bible Study – 8:15 a.m. Proclamation Choir Rehearsal – 8:30 a.m. Worship – 9:30 a.m. Childcare is available for infants through preschool age, downstairs in Rooms 4 and 5. Sunday School for Children & Youth – following worshipSunday Seminar “Biblical Interpretation 101” – 11:00 a.m. Twice Is Nice Clothing Shift – after worship and 11:30 a.m. Session Records Review …

The Arc of Human History: Challenges to Sustainability

firstpr0 Earth Care, Education Ministry, Mission & Outreach

Upcoming Seminar Series: Our species, Homo sapiens, has been sustained by planet Earth’s eco-systems for over 200,000 years. Ongoing rapid accelerations in human population growth, technology and global affluence since the mid-twentieth century, however, are inflicting detrimental effects on the Earth’s ecosystems that are increasing the rate of extinction of species and imperiling the future of our own. This public …

2017 Champaign-Urbana CROP Walk

firstpr0 Fun & Fellowship, Local Mission

Will be held on Sunday, October 8, starting at 2:00 p.m. from Saint Matthew Lutheran Church in Urbana. You can help out in a number of ways, by either walking the 10 km (~6 mi) walk (there will be shorter options as well for those who cannot or do not wish to complete the full walk), by sponsoring walkers, or …