SACRED CONVERSATION ON RACE. The announcement in the August edition of First News announces a Journey to Justice focus on Poverty Advocacy this fall. However, week after week, month after month, the constant and unending racial violence calls us to instead turn our attention to racial injustice. This congregation’s long commitment to racial justice is
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We understand that following Jesus can be hard work, and it is easier and more rewarding if it can be done in a group with laughter and open sharing.
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Whether you’re seeking a church home or simply exploring your own spiritual life, we believe you’ll find opportunities and inspiration here to help you grow. Members of First United Church come from diverse religious backgrounds and bring a rich variety of perspectives to our Christian faith community. We have long celebrated the freedom to grow in faith in an environment of open minds and open hearts.
GETTING PREPARED. We are in our preparations for our 6th year as a site for those folks experiencing homelessness to have a warm safe place to sleep plus a hot meal. We are in need of a Monday night kitchen coordinator and a supply buyer. The Kitchen Coordinator would be responsible for making sure the
YOUTH GROUP. Sunday the youth group will be getting together for their outing July. They will be going to see the new movie Ant-Man at AMC 11 just down the street from the church at 12:30! You might be wondering what Ant-Man could possibly have to do with church?! It turns out that just God can
BE CREATIVE. MURAL PROJECT. Come one, come all: Unleash your creativity and be part of the First United Nursery Mural Project. There will be an activity for all youth, ages 11 and up and adults who want to participate. You can choose to add your creative touch to the mural, help to repaint the nursery
FAMILY FRIDAYS. Join us for Family Fridays on July 10 at 6:00pm. We’ll have the usual—food, games, and if the weather permits, water play for the little ones. But hopefully we’ll see some new faces this time around. Whether you’re married, single, child-free, etc., we’d love to see you. After all, we’re all “family” around