Hi! I’m Jacque Soderquist and my family started coming to First United in 2003. We love so many things about this place that I’ve struggled to limit my words here! For starters, the people are unique (as people are) and our church appreciates that God didn’t make us all the same. On Sundays the worship
We value celebration.
As we prepare for the birth of Christ, we gather for shared meals, conversation, song, and joyful celebrations.
We value hospitality.
We provide housing to those without homes during the winter months as a part of the Interfaith Winter Shelter.
WELCOME TO FIRST UNITED CHURCH
An Inclusive Community of Christian Faith
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.
Isaiah 11:1-10 and Matthew 3:1-12 All of us who are parents have had the joy and the absolute terror of being asked by our young children, “Where do babies come from?” As intelligent as we are, the question always comes when we least expect it…, like when we are cooking oatmeal for breakfast. You
As an introverted artist, I spend lots of time by myself. I find the spiritual in many places – especially outside – and try to put some of the Spirit in my artwork. For me, this one-way communication is comfortable and comforting. I am also a wife and a mother. Throughout our dating and married
CHRISTMAS DINNER – SUNDAY AT, 5:30PM. Kid Kazooey is back to entertain us this year, followed by a delicious and festive dinner at 6:30, brought to you by our Member Relations Committee. Please sign up online or outside Fellowship Hall. No one will be turned away but it really helps us plan. There is no cost.
Bishop John Shelby Spong is who – or what – first brought me to First United. Not literally. I mean, he didn’t pick me up in a Prius and bring me. But it was an announcement in the local paper promoting a visit to First United by Bishop Spong that first caught my attention and prompted