Souper Bowl of Caring

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PYC (Senior High Youth) encourage you to support this year’s Souper Bowl of Caring! “Lord, even as we enjoy the Super Bowl football game, help us be mindful of those who are without a bowl of soup to eat.” More than 20 years ago, this simple prayer inspired the initiation of a youth-led movement to help hungry and hurting people …

Seminar: “Funeral Prearrangements” Sunday, January 28

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Upcoming Seminar: “Funeral Prearrangements” Next Sunday, January 28 at 11:00 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. Shelly Dugan from Renner-Wikoff Chapel will explain many of the decisions that need to be made prior to a funeral. Planning in advance can make this time much easier for your loved ones. Come with any questions you have about the process.

Driftless by David Rhodes

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Driftless by David Rhodes If you put this book on your “to read” list after hearing a selection read at the Epiphany seminar, here is an incentive to check it off your list. A group will meet at 5:45 p.m. on Wednesday, January 31, to discuss the first half of the book. Those meeting will then decide on a time …

Silence Before Worship; A New Way of Beginning Worship

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Silence Before Worship American Christians who travel to Greece or Turkey often express shock at the outward shabbiness of Orthodox churches. Where our landscape is filled with beautiful stone Gothic, or Georgian, or Italian Revival churches, or even modern gems like our own sanctuary, churches in Greece and Turkey most often look like stone heaps. Their churches just do not …

Sunday, January 21, 2018

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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 for morning and evening services Sunday School for All Ages – after worship Seminar: Organ Donation   From the Pastor/Head of Staff   “Jonah and the Gourd Vine,” by Jack Baumgartner   Jack Baumgartner, an artist from …

The Annual Meeting of the Corporation

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This meeting will be Sunday, January 28 after the 9:30 a.m. worship service. This meeting includes the annual review of church financial matters, the report of the Membership Rolls for 2017 and other appropriate business matters. The meeting materials will be available Sunday, January 21.

“Understanding Stroke”

firstpr0 Congregational Care, Education Ministry, Local Mission, Ministries, Mission & Outreach

Sunday’s Seminar: Join us in the Fellowship Hall after worship today for the seminar entitled, “Understanding Stroke”. Erin Eddy, BSN, RN, CNRN, SCRN, CCRN-K, will tell us about stroke statistics and the impact on society and the economy. She will explain what a stroke is, who is at risk of a stroke and lifestyle changes you can make to lower …

Sunday, January 14, 2018

firstpr0 FPCU Worship

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 for morning and evening services Sunday School for All Ages – after worship Out to Lunch – 12:30 p.m. (Wheelhouse Restaurant) We Welcome to the Pulpit This Sunday Rachel Bass-Guennewig. She is the convener and instructor of …

Game Night Fellowship & Fun

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Sunday, January 28, 5:30-7:30 p.m. in the Fellowship Hall: Come and enjoy some friendly competition playing your favorite games. Pizza and beverages will be provided. You are invited to bring card games, board games, etc. and a snack to share. This event is for all ages!