FIRST POTLUCK THIS COMING SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 18. MONTHLY POTLUCKS. Bring yourself and a dish for food and fellowship. Potlucks will be after service on the following dates: March 18, April 15, May 27, June 10, July 15, August 19, September 16, October 21, November 18, and December 16. To help ensure a diverse food offering
We value connections.
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.
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.
From February 11, 2018 Rev. Dr. Jack Skiles
REMINDER: Play Friday: Join us TONIGHT from 6-8 in Fellowship Hall for pizza, games, and crafts. In honor of Valentine’s day, wear pink, red, or white and be sure to bring your friends! This event is fun for all ages. It helps with food planning if you RSVP to Hopi Stosberg at firstname.lastname@example.org. See you there!
JAIL BINGO PROGRAM STARTING AT FIRST UNITED. The Board of Outreach invites you to participate in a new all-volunteer inter-faith effort for inmates in the Monroe County Detention Center. After church on Sunday February 11th in Room 6, a short (30 min) information meeting will be held on 1st United Church’s involvement in Jail BINGO
After nearly thirty years as members of the First United family, we said farewell to Doug and Dawna Petersen on Sunday. They were presented with rocks (for their new gardens in Arizona)–hand-painted by church friends here in Bloomington. Take a listen to the dedication and say a prayer of thanks for all Doug and Dawna